27 April 2000

Intuitive redesign for Guardian Unlimited

The Guardian’s in-house design team has re-designed and re-named the newspaper’s flagship website, News Unlimited. The name Guardian Unlimited now covers the paper’s core news website and includes the Internet edition of the newspaper, breaking news, Web-exclusive comment and archive material. Meanwhile, Guardian Newspapers has launched a dedicated Observer website, giving the Sunday paper its […]

Bakin’ Boys are tripping the light Fabulous

The Fabulous Bakin’ Boys and design group FLB are cooking up a stink with their new launch, The Magic Muffin. It seems people are jumping to the conclusion that the baked good has hallucinogenic properties. People are either ‘tripping’ over themselves to complain before sampling the muffin, which is baked with ginseng and guarana using […]

Carrying the cans

London superclub Ministry of Sound continues to diversify its brand with the launch of DJ headphones. Clare Dowdy gets an earful.

Royal Artillery Museum the main Event

Event Communications has been appointed to design the permanent exhibitions at the new £6m Royal Artillery Museum in East London. The new venue falls under the auspices of the National Army Museum. The consultancy has worked previously on the Earth Galleries, part of the Natural History Museum. Interiors at the new museum will be designed […]

Digest

Health management company Businesshealth launched a new corporate identity yesterday created by Design Alliance. The star reflects both Business-health’s innovative and positive approach to health and represents its uniting of skills, philosophies and expertise.

LDP appoints Allen as it builds branding offer

London interiors group Lumsden Design Partnership is moving into the branding arena with the appointment of Charles Allen to head up a new graphics division. Allen was previously with Tag McLaren Audio, having joined from Fitch, but was made redundant last October (DW 22 October 1999). One of his first projects for LDP is to […]

Design is alive and well at Goldsmiths College

Being a Design Week devotee, as are my fellow students, I was interested to read Richard Murray’s article, Educated to be proud (DW 17 March). He obviously sees the importance of design and current lack of emphasis on design degrees in colleges and universities. This also applies to teaching degrees, as design in schools leads […]

Net Commerce put in true Perspectives

WPP Group-owned consultancy Perspectives has been appointed to raise the brand profile of Net Commerce and its dot.com brands. The e-commerce group has two Web brands to be promoted through a marketing campaign which will run until June, as well as on-line promotions. Net Commerce has created a Trust-On-Line marque, designed to accredit member retailers […]

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Jaywing creates branding for cultural initiative Hull 2017

Consultancy Jaywing has created the place branding for Hull 2017, the initiative marking the northern city’s status as UK City of Culture. The logo is an “H” shape constructed out of a series of geometric lines, used against a colourful palette of purple, green, yellow, blue and pink. Gavin Shore, creative director at Jaywing, says […]