London Mayor Boris Johnson has announced that Capoco Design and a collaborative entry from Foster & Partners are the winners of Transport for London’s New Bus for London competition.
Red Bee Media has announced that media and broadcasting executive Bill Patrizio is to take the helm as chief executive from January. He replaces Pam Masters, who stepped down from
Barclays has opened the doors of its new, high-tech flagship branch on London’s Piccadilly Circus, designed by The One Off and architect Aukett Tytherleigh. The One Off was appointed in
Leeds consultancy Turn Key is to rebrand the Eastlake Work Group, which was created following a merger earlier this year. The £8m merger between workplace interiors and property consultancies Eastlake
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Plans for a £13m design facility, Design Centre North, have been submitted to Gateshead Borough Council. One North East, the regional development agency for North East England, says it expects
Loughborough University’s design and technology department is producing some of the best academic research in the UK, according to a new Government study. The Research Assessment Exercise, published today, has
Graphic design consultancy Kerr & Noble is to close, with founders Frith Kerr and Amelia Noble parting to pursue separate projects.
Marc Newson, Zaha Hadid and Ron Arad are auction house Phillips de Pury & Company’s best-selling designers of 2008.
Seymour Powell founder Dick Powell has been named as group creative director of his consultancy’s parent company, Loewy. Powell has been appointed to the newly created role, which will not
GlaxoSmithKline has appointed four consultancies to its UK consumer healthcare packaging design roster, as part of its first UK design roster review since 2004, Design Week can reveal. GSK’s procurement
Seymour Powell has created a new horse saddle, which has been ten years in development and aims to fundamentally change saddle design for the first time in 200 years. The