Product design group Smallfry has produced what it claims is a ‘new concept in torches’ for Marks & Spencer. The Pro-Beam was developed to create a ‘sleek new shape’ in torch design and, says Smallfry managing director Steve May Russell, it is almost totally resistant to corrosion and breakage. Smallfry, which was approached by M&S a year ago, charged a one-off, undisclosed fee for the commission.
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The company is claiming that it dismissed Conze in October for revealing confidential information, and has now filed a lawsuit against him.
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