Special Projects has designed the Moving Buttons concept, which could allow 50 people to use a screen every hour without touching the same spot.
New store concepts, shop designs and in-store technological innovations for everything from restaurant chains to homeware retailers.
Online shopping, office closures and Brexit have all impacted cardboard supplies. Material innovation and smarter packaging design could provide a solution.
In this call to action, Freestate global creative director Adam Scott is asking designers to help high streets become flexible, theatrical, community spaces.
New York-based design studio Watson & Company is behind the identity, which aims to be a “love letter” to the city.
A suite of projects are slated to celebrate the gallery’s 200th birthday in 2024, including a new research centre and a redesigned welcome area.
This year winning work will be given a bigger platform than ever before, we are assembling our biggest ever judging panel and categories have been tweaked for maximum relevance.
As part of our series looking at design in 2021, Landor & Fitch executive creative director Alasdair Lennox looks at what will happen in retail design in the next 12
With theatre doors shut, the department store has handed over creative control of their famous window displays to six designers.
Among the new guiding principles for the company is a focus on progressive and environmental values as well as a story of East meets West.
With the festive season heading our way, Design Week looks at some of the UK and Ireland’s flagship store window displays.
Research into the UK’s craft economy from UCA highlights economic growth and a rise in online opportunities but also gaps in support for makers.
Designers across the retail sector – from robotics and technology to interactive design – give their take on the future of shopping.
The online interiors store has created a virtual version of its Amsterdam show apartment to bring its latest collection into people’s homes.
While the design industry has suffered during the pandemic, there are some bright spots for those looking for work – particularly among freelance and digital sectors.
A design solution from consultancy Seymourpowell hopes to combine the best of office life and working from home after the pandemic.
Dalziel and Pow has sought to help the centuries-old London space shift from a traditional retail experience to the tea brand’s “true spiritual home”.
After the Japanese car brand unveiled a new digital-friendly identity last month, we speak to its design team about an electric-focused future.
The council has chosen design consultants Publica to provide strategic oversight for its £235 million plan, which may include “more plants, reduced traffic and fewer building emissions”.
The pandemic has forced fashion off catwalks and out of stores – this is how designers are helping move something famously tactile into the virtual world.
The funding is in partnership with UKRI, and will award up to £150,000 to projects which “trial ways to implement refill infrastructure”.
We’re excited to announce the full shortlist for our awards below. Stay tuned later in the month for our winners showcase, which will be revealed here on the site as
With the latest announcement from Boris Johnson suggesting some shops could reopen as early as next month, the focus turns to how retailers can deliver safe but recognisable in-store experiences.
As Coronavirus disrupted working patterns so much last week we’re giving you a few more days to get your entries together.
The group of interior design stores, founded by Sir Terence Conran, has found new buyers in the Marandi family.