Following its appointment of Williams Murray Hamm in November, as exclusively revealed by Design Week (DW 27 November 2003), Barclays is scheduled to relaunch its visual ‘Barclays Bar’ identity in June. It will be applied to retail, print materials and on-line.
Offthetopofmyhead’s founder and creative director says there’s no such thing as brand design and much of what the design industry says about brand is incomprehensible, pretentious and just plain daft.
The new store — conceived by design and architectural practice Gensler — has a gaming lounge, multi-purpose Community Theatre and a McLaren sports car on the ground floor.
From vegan vending machines to zero plastic takeaways, the food industry is finding inventive solutions to its plastic problem.