Deepend managing director Gary Lockton got more than he bargained for when he called the group’s taxi firm to complain about the quality of service at a recent bash. Before he had time to open his mouth, the voice at the other end criticised his consultancy’s back-of-cab conduct and delivered two 50 sick-penalties. ‘They’re very strict about you being sick in the back of the cabs and the fines don’t come cheap. You could wash the whole car, outside and in, with that sort of money,’ says Lockton, who has yet to lodge his initial complaint.
The awards look at how design can contribute to a business’ success, and this year’s winning projects include those for Carlsberg, Raspberry Pi and Budweiser.
As T magazine unveils its new look under the editorial direction of novelist Hanya Yanagihara, we speak to creative director Patrick Li about the design’s greater “sense of urgency”, and
A new book from Thames & Hudson compiles over 60 examples of environmental graphics and murals from across the world. We speak to author and designer Sean Adams about the
Organised by file sharing service Loop.gl, London Loop will see work by designers and other creatives displayed in public spaces all over the city.