Bristol consultancy Design Activity has developed packaging for cake manufacturer Lowthers, which is relaunching its range of mini cakes, aimed at children. The consultancy was briefed to develop packs with on-shelf appeal and a fun-packed image. Research carried out by Lowthers had shown mini cakes to be a favourite with children for parties, after school snacks and lunchboxes. Two cake variants, Balloon Platoon mini jam tarts and Jungle Party mini pastry cases are now being prepared for a widespread launch.
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.
Returning to East London’s Old Truman Brewery, this year’s D&AD Festival boasts a line-up of speakers that includes graphic designer Craig Oldham and Pentagram’s Naresh Ramchandani. Here, we pick out
The annual Lexus Design Award, part of Milan Design Week, sees four finalists create concepts that aim to tackle world issues such as pollution, waste and recycling. We look at