The Solo flatpack clock begins life as a thin sheet of polypropylene and finishes up as a neatly folded box, which includes the quartz clock mechanism and a battery. The material used by design consultancy Arkitype resembles thin card but the casing won’t rip or corrode over time. The Glasgow Collection will exhibit the millennium edition of the clock, which will be finished in silver. The clock is already available in Japan, France, Argentina and Spain, priced at under £20. Many companies see it as a quirky alternative to the usual corporate gifts.
Pantone has made a name for itself as a colour trend-setter, telling the world it knows what shade will dominate everything from fashion and packaging, to art and furniture the
HeX earbuds can be used as regular earphones by those without hearing problems, and as an aid by those with hearing loss, in a bid to create a product for
Massive is a website and poster campaign that looks to encourage those aged 16-24 to go see new, British films at discounted rates across the UK.
Creative jobs website and networking platform The Dots has launched the “bias blocker”, a new browsing mode that stops employers being able to see candidates’ photos, names, education and employment