Women make up just 8 per cent of directors sitting on the boards of a selection of London’s creative businesses, according to a report by the London College of Communications.
Handbag company Tula has unveiled a new website and promotional material for the launch of its 2008 autumn/winter collection, created by design consultancy 999.In June, 999 was approached by Tula for the project and asked to create a website that better reflects its 25- to 44-year-old target audience. The group has worked with the brand […]
Branding and packaging consultancy Graphic Partners has refreshed the identity of Langs Supreme blended malt whisky, in a bid to lift it into the premium market.The Edinburgh-based consutlancy was briefed by Ian McLeod Distillers to rework the traditional whisky brand with a new bottle and packaging emphasising Langs’ Scottish heritage, while boosting its premium brand […]
Canon Europe is set to roll out its new store interiors to ten concession spaces across the continent.
As Olympic fever picks up pace, digital design group Red Bee Media is launching a major promotional film for the 2008 Beijing Games.Entitled Seats, the film is a collaboration between the London and Beijing offices of Red Bee, created for the Beijing Organising Committee for the Olympic Games.Expected to reach a potential audience of 1.3 […]
Milk manufacturer Cravendale has announced the winner of an open competition to design the milk bottle of the future.Eleanor Stewart, a visual communications student from Glasgow School of Art, won the competition for her piece, titled Model Farm.Stewart’s bottle contains a three-dimensional scene of miniature cows grazing, viewable through a window. ‘We chose this one […]
Mytton Williams has created an identity for the British Glass Biennale which is aimed at distinguishing it from the International Festival of Glass’s branding.The identity, which launches in the summer, will be applied to the advertising, catalogues, invitations, website and signage for the show, which runs from 22 August to 28 September. Previously, the British […]
Chinese-style cartoon characters, designed by illustrator Jamie Hewlett and Gorillaz co-star Damon Albarn, have been created to promote the start of the BBC’s Beijing Olympics coverage.Contemporary versions of Monkey, Sandy and Pigsy, best known as the heroes of the cult Chinese TV series, will be splashed across the cover of tomorrow’s Radio Times in three […]
Hovis is set to launch its latest look by Jones Knowles Ritchie.Pictured are exclusive visuals of the Hovis brand, following its announcement of a redesign for the well-known packaging in May. JKR has redesigned the branding and packaging for the entire Hovis range, including its wholemeal and little brown variants.The latest £15m marketing push sees […]
Industrial design is performing well for the UK’s manufacturing industry, a new list of the fastest-growing manufacturing sectors indicates.
Drinks group Pernod Ricard has enlisted the help of branding group Identica, to rebrand Italian bitter Ramazzotti.
The British Council will announce later today that it is to abandon its restructuring proposals put forward earlier this year, and almost double its global arts budget.In what appears to be a complete U-turn regarding its original restructuring proposals set out in January, today’s announcement will also outline the organisation’s intention to retain all of […]