The gremlins attacked DW two weeks ago when a suave-looking Richard Watson (above left) of GDR was found posing as Richard Williams (above right) of Williams Murray Banks in 22 August’s Private View. Strangely, neither party seems to have noticed. Could it be that they’re too polite to tell us? Or are they just sunning themselves (separately) in the Mediterranean? Or maybe designers aren’t as visually aware as we thought they were!
Offthetopofmyhead’s founder and creative director says there’s no such thing as brand design and much of what the design industry says about brand is incomprehensible, pretentious and just plain daft.
The new store — conceived by design and architectural practice Gensler — has a gaming lounge, multi-purpose Community Theatre and a McLaren sports car on the ground floor.
From vegan vending machines to zero plastic takeaways, the food industry is finding inventive solutions to its plastic problem.