US computer company Dell is out to target bigger corporate clients with a direct customer experience. To this end The Four Hundred consultancy designed and built Focalpoint, a new visitor and demonstration centre at Dell’s European Manufacturing Facility in Limerick, Ireland. Dell wanted a centre which was stark rather than plush, says The Four Hundred director Peter Blundell. The consultancy was also responsible for promotional literature and graphics.
The London and New York-based consultancy will partner with Universal Design Studio and Map Project Office under the AKQA umbrella.
From formative new experiences, to pairs of socks people actually want to receive, here’s our guide for what to gift the designer in your life this Christmas.
Design Week heads to Miami to take a look at some of the emerging themes from the annual fair, as well as design highlights from across the city.
With the festive season in full swing, Design Week looks at some of the UK’s flagship store window displays.