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.
New research suggests that while businesses value the importance of design, they are less willing to involve creatives at board level. Looking at the benefits of creative decision-making, Mat
The Leeds-based restaurant has been given a new visual identity by Dutchscot, which plays on the theme of “togetherness” by combining traditional motifs from Yorkshire and Japan.
This week is national Refugee Week, a seven-day series of art, film, music and theatre events celebrating the contributions of refugees to the UK. We mark the
The publisher’s annual awards saw 2,100 design students submit book cover interpretations for Animal Farm, A Brief History of Time and Noughts & Crosses — a judging panel has whittled