London IT company CommsXL launched its new corporate identity and branding at Retail 2000 on Tuesday. The new look has been designed by Cairnes after a three-way unpaid credentials pitch last October. With a number of banks among its existing clients, the company aims to raise its profile via the programme. ‘We have co-ordinated a visual look across all levels,’ says Cairnes creative director Richard Tomlin. ‘Working for a small company is wonderful because they can really see the benefits of working with design’.
The Guardian Media Group’s Sunday paper, The Observer, has launched a biannual, print design magazine, which looks to bridge the gap between consumer and specialist publications.
Online art shop RoomFifty has worked with studio Intoart, commissioning four disabled creatives to design prints that are being sold for £20 each.
Protests against climate change and ecological destruction are currently taking place across the world – we speak to graphic designer, Clive Russell, about how the eco group has used creativity
Samsung says its Space Monitor has been designed to address the customer desire for more deskspace by offering an elegant solution, which allows the product to blend into its environment.