Design spend remains healthy

Spending on design by UK companies is holding up well despite the economic conditions, a Design Council report claims this week.

According to the report, three-quarters of medium-sized firms say design is ‘integral’ or ‘significant’ to their businesses. Among small firms with 20-49 staff, 72 per cent of managers share this view compared to 48 per cent in a trawl conducted six months previously.

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