30 November 1995

Fox’s swallows up revamped wrappers

Precept has repositioned Fox’s medicated menthol mints from a variant to a sub-brand to help the range compete better in the marketplace. The Ely group created the new packaging, branding

Camden plans advisory group

The London Borough of Camden is linking up with its local design community to form the Camden Design Advisory Group. – It is the brainchild of Design Council chairman John

Consortium edges up the competition

East Anglian industrial design group Minima Design and electronic design specialist Seescan have teamed up with two manufacturing firms to work together on bringing new products to the market. The

North London centre to promote design

A pioneering new centre to supply design services to growing businesses is being launched in an area of north London targeted as ripe for economic regeneration. Prodesign is the name

Free-pitching adds on to costs

Increased free and subsidised pitching is burdening consultancies with the costs of employing more non-chargeable staff such as account handlers, according to the Design Business Association’s latest quarterly survey. The

Gravelle quits retailer

Sainsbury’s corporate design manager Steven Gravelle is leaving the retail giant. – Gravelle has been responsible for packaging since 1988, when he was headhunted from Tayburn’s then London office.

AA advances new look

The AA is to launch a revised retail marketing concept with the opening of two new shops on 16 December. – Design work, including merchandising, signage and new interiors for

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