A study by business consultant Retail Intelligence says that Tesco and Asda have the most admired retail brands in Britain. Consumers rate the groups highly for shopping, while the City is impressed with senior management, says the report, Which Retailers Are Really Liked? House of Fraser and Littlewoods were among the worst performing brands. They are said to have attracted negative press coverage, while investors have a jaundiced view of them.
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.