The number of customers visiting Boots the Chemists stores fell by 2.9 per cent in the year to 30 September, despite a £45m investment in store improvement, featuring design work from its Creative Hub of consultancies. Profits fell by 10 per cent, although half-year profits were around £10m ahead of analyst expectations.
As part of our series on design in 2019, Rosy Greenlees OBE, executive director of the Crafts Council, looks at what will happen in furniture design over the next 12
Etienne Bardelli has created the graphics for a Chevrolet Impala and Volkswagen camper van, which move around the vast country collecting local people’s experiences to be shared online.
As part of our series on design in 2019, Katie Cadwallader, senior designer at Supple Studio, looks at what will happen in packaging design over the next 12 months.
The three-day design festival’s campaign for this year has been designed by Village Green and focuses on an eclectic range of colourful shapes rather than the pencil icon best associated