Frost Design has designed the 2000 annual report for leading shoe company Clarks after being appointed earlier this year. Featuring three tins of shoe polish on the cover, the theme is continued inside for graphs on group turnover and operating capital. Frost Design studio manager Anna Bird says: ‘Clarks is a real traditional family company so they wanted something that expresses figures and news of the past year.’
The design studio has renamed the funeral comparison service Beyond, giving it a new identity centred around a three-dimensional, cartoon man, which looks to counter the “sunsets, flowers and doves”
A new, independent magazine celebrating classic graphic symbols has launched, based on a popular Instagram account created by a London-based designer.
The charity has published its second Design Economy report, which looks at the value of the industry and who makes it up. While design contributes £85bn to the economy, there
D&AD’s annual student and graduate awards sees 194 recipients of its coveted pencil prizes this year, with a campaign for the housing crisis taking the top spot.