31 August 1995

Godfather returns to motherland

Is he a film star, a suave international diplomat, Julio Iglesias? – No, he’s Jasper Jacob, director of museum and exhibition consultancy Jasper Jacob Associates.

Plans for Docklands museum

Neal Potter Design Associates has created a masterplan for a proposed Museum of Docklands at London’s West India Dock. – The consultancy is also hoping to design the museum, which

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Cadbury’s boxed chocolate brands Inspirations, Contrast and Biarritz are being relaunched this autumn with new identities and packaging by Coley Porter Bell. French Connection is opening a new flagship store

Brewer Riddiford pulls Tetley

Brewer Riddiford has redesigned the Tetley bitter can for Carlsberg-Tetley to look more modern and sophisticated in an effort to increase its appeal to the take-home market. The can, renamed

UK groups spread new cheese

Norwegian Dairies has launched a new goat’s cheese, Snofrisk, with product development and design work by Dragon International and PA Consulting Group’s technology division. Having identified a niche in the

CSD puts on multimedia event

The Tower of London is the setting for the first of a series of multimedia events run by the Chartered Society of Designers and supported by Design Week. Called Ancient

Shooting gallery

Photo libraries are discovering that the more they specialise, the more they can accumulate – and the secret of success is in the marketing. Mark Wilson reports

Escapades of double decadence

Sixty staff from The Partners had a jolly holiday at Hever Castle, Kent, where they shot clay pigeons, attempted archery, swam and played tennis to their hearts’ content. The venue


Artists used to be viewed as difficult, expensive and awkward to commission. But designers now realise that they can offer a great deal, discovers Fay Sweet

New facility arrives at Geffrye Museum

The Geffrye Museum, London’s showcase for domestic interior design, will unveil a pilot multimedia facility at October’s 100% Design show. The database is the main feature of the Geffrye Design

Spendrup’s beer branding

After decades of prohibition and strict classification of alcohol, Swedish alcohol laws have been relaxed. As you’d expect, the alcohol market in Sweden is opening up and the Swedes can

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