The Federation of Small Business is worried about some small businesses. A survey it recently commissioned concludes that many small businesses believe the single currency will have a damaging effect on business and are unprepared for its introduction. A third believe joining a single currency will have a negative effect on them and less than one in five have seriously considered preparing for the introduction of the euro. Just one fifth of the 4000 respondents believe the single currency will have a positive effect on their business.
National Rail raised eyebrows this week with a green revamp of its logo – we spoke to designers including Astrid Stavro and Matt Baxter about the change.
ThoughtMatter has rebranded the New York music and cultural space with details inspired by the local area’s arched windows.
The illustrator talks to Design Week ahead of a new exhibition about breaking into the industry and why it’s more fun to draw haute couture than “wearable clothes”.
Plan set out to engage designers with key climate change issues as part of two day festival, which looks to forge better links between designers and leaders in sustainability.