7 November 2002

Alloy Total Product…

Alloy Total Product Design has created the product styling for US-based technology start-up Bluesocket’s range of wireless network security products. Alloy was briefed to devise a point-of-sale presence that would communicate Bluesocket’s stated aims: advanced technology coupled with dependability. According to an Alloy Total Product spokesman, the task revolved around the creation of design elements […]

Qualified for the job

After success as head of brand at CGU, Joanna Causon is now assessing the results of her role in bringing City & Guilds up to date. Hannah Booth meets her

…while Pink Grease’s schlock-horror is mere dribble

During our more idle moments, we dream of being music industry PRs. Then we could go to record launch parties every night and write the sort of wank that heralds the debut single by Pink Grease, with cover design by Sam Oakley (pictured). ‘[It] brings the stiletto heel back to rock ‘n’ roll. Coming on […]


Blumedia has designed a website, www.rawlinson-hunter.com, for international chartered accountant Rawlinson & Hunter.

Intro has designed…

Intro has designed the cinema poster for acclaimed Scottish director Lynne Ramsey’s latest film Morvern Callar, as well as creating the cover for the soundtrack CD. Intro senior designers Julian House and Mat Cook cite New York filmmaker John Cassavetes and classic Polish movie posters from the 1960s among the visual influences. Their stark, two-colour […]

True constructs ‘do-tank’ identity

True has created the name and identity for Be, otherwise known as Collaborating for the Built Environment, a professional membership organisation that aims to raise best practice in the property and construction industries. The consultancy also created stationery and website guides in addition to its brand identity work, in a project believed to be worth […]


BBC MediaArc has created the visual identity for the BBC’s new children’s television series Tikkabilla. Aimed at pre-school children, the daily programme will launch on Cbeebies on 11 November.

Poulter Partners lands Jet2 work

Poulter Partners has landed the interiors-to-identity brief for budget airline start-up Jet2, which begins flying to eight leisure and business destinations across Europe from Leeds/ Bradford airport in February 2003. Jet2 is operated by Channel Express, a division of the Bournemouth-based aviation services group Dart. Its brand proposition is understood to be based around introducing […]


The Field has created two 30-second films for Virgin Experience. The films will be used in the company’s pre-Christmas on-line viral marketing campaign.

Tried and tested recruitment procedures are ignored

I have read with interest recent Design Week articles concerning the travails of recruitment agencies and the slow pace of recruitment turnover within the design industry. From my experience, I believe recruitment agencies may be part of the problem in matching the right candidate to the corresponding design group. I contacted several leading recruitment agencies […]


Elmwood’s Edinburgh office has designed the Scottish Ambulance annual report. It is the third year the group has worked on the project.

Kitchen roll out of PSD Fitch look

Georgia-Pacific is rolling out revamped packaging designed by PSD Fitch for two of its household tissue brands, in what is the first phase of a six-month relaunch campaign. PSD Fitch was appointed a year ago to develop a new identity, brand essence, graphic communication and packaging design for toilet tissue and kitchen roll products Nouvelle […]

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