Share prices of design-aware companies have outperformed those of the FTSE 100 by more than 200 per cent since 1993, according to the latest Design Index report from the Design Council. Moreover, since March 2003, the same index has risen 43 per cent compared to a 26.2 per cent rise by the FTSE 100.
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AGL works with high-profile people such as Kate Middleton and David Cameron to boost their public-speaking and communication skills – its new identity looks to celebrate the beauty of grammar
The app, which allows users to write notes on a smartphone or computer in many different forms, has been given a refined visual identity focused on an updated elephant symbol,