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.
A round-up of moves, changes and appointments in the design world.
From a fully functional American diner through to Google’s unnerving house showing how technology has taken over our lives, we round up our favourites from this year’s Italian design festival.
Research conducted into the diversity of the creative industries shows the sector on the whole to be hard to access for ethnic minorities, women and those from low-income backgrounds.
Japanese designer Kosuke Takahashi talks about why he decided to create a new typeface that incorporates braille and letters to cater for both blind and sighted people.