Cello Group has acquired a majority stake in Blonde Digital, the Edinburgh consultancy set up by Pete Burns, former Navy Blue Design Group head of digital media (DW 8 June). Cello paid a ‘nominal sum’ for the 84 per cent stake and will also loan £150 000 to Blonde Digital.
The successful projects from this year’s awards come from creatives from around the world, working across categories including home, office, retail and hospitality.
Advocacy groups and businesses, including the Creative Industries Federation, have written an open letter to the UK government.
Designed by Morrama studio, Wild is a compostable refill deodorant that takes aim at the cosmetic industry’s waste problem.
The man behind the updated Mini, Fiat 500 and BMW X5 turns his eye to a completely different design project: the baby seat.