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 […]
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 […]
London superclub Ministry of Sound continues to diversify its brand with the launch of DJ headphones. Clare Dowdy gets an earful.
Some industry figures believe that consultancy size is influenced by ancestral social groupings.
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 […]
Ideas that Matter
Rose Design Associates has created the identity and brand strategy for new book publishing group Westzone Publishing.
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.
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 […]
We were having a discussion in our studio about recognisable branding marks and their relative ease to draw.
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 […]
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 […]