Davies Hall has designed a brand identity and packaging for the forthcoming shops by tea and coffee specialist Ringtons. The stores, designed by architect Gavin Monk, are the first retail venture by the family company, which was established in 1907 to sell high-quality tea and coffee. Although specialising in teas and coffees, the shops will also offer some food and accessories. The first store opens in Cambridge this week, with further outlets planned in the coming year.
It’s hard to write for brands without sounding forced, argues Rob Mitchell, co-founder at copywriting agency We All Need Words — most brands give up altogether and let the design
The exhibition includes banknotes baked in apple pie, dexterity tests for bank staff and a “Cold War calculator”.
The Curious Customs collection – created by London-based design studio NB – depicts traditions from cheese rolling to bog snorkelling.
As the London-based cultural institution turns 30 this year, we look back at its story, from its beginnings as a small space in the basement of the V&A museum, its