We missed this phenomenon, perhaps because we can’t afford to shop at Paul Smith (where it was first stocked), but apparently the ‘beguilingly simple, yet addictive, hand-eye co-ordination game’ Corx is sweeping the globe. Invented by Rob Manley and Jon Unsworth, it’s something to do with balancing corks and is ‘already a firm favourite with the Man Utd squad’. Oh yeah, and the packaging features artwork by Pete Fowler. According to www.corx.net, ‘Top players talk of a Zen-like calm in the midst of competition.’ Too blissed out to remember your appointment, eh Rio?
Integrated packaging design specialist Equator, offers tips on how to keep new business coming through the door.
The company is claiming that it dismissed Conze in October for revealing confidential information, and has now filed a lawsuit against him.
A round-up of moves, changes and appointments in the design world.
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