Roberto Romanello Design has updated Italian furniture manufacturer Segis’s iconic Alphabet seat, which will be unveiled to the public at the Cologne furniture fair next week. The padded chair is now available in sofa and wing-chair variations. The seat’s frame is made from solid and multi-ply wood, with feet in aluminium chrome or painted finishes. The exhibitions runs from 13 to 19 January in Cologne, Germany.
The three-day festival will explore the “positive impact” design can have in society.
David Coombs, head of strategic services at Cheil UK, says if we want people to embrace smart tech, we need to stop aiming for the future.
The engineering company has announced that the vehicle, previously expected to be on roads by 2020, is not “commercially viable”.
Owain Davies, lead product owner at NHS, attributes growth to accessibility, cohesion — and users not spending as long on the website.