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Q&A Paul Jones, General Manager at Morgan

After his recent return to Morgan as their new General Manager, we sat down with Paul Jones to discuss the industry and his plans for the company going forward. He brings with him a wealth of knowledge and finely tuned expertise that will cement their role as industry leaders.  Paul first started at Morgan on… Read More >

6 January 2020

Jim Biddulph’s 2019 Design Highlights

Whilst 2019 has had its fair share of controversy and an alarmingly apparent deepening of social and political division, there is still much that we can celebrate and congratulate from the world of design. Looking back to the beginning of the year and the first trade shows, product launches and creative initiatives through to now,… Read More >

20 December 2019

ONE: David Fox

Continuing with our popular series, we invited David Fox, the founder of David Fox Design to take part in ONE, providing us with an insight into the passions and interests behind the UK’s design and manufacturing sectors.  David Fox Design is a multi-award winning product design consultancy, who specialises in furniture, fabric and industrial design… Read More >

17 December 2019

The effect of materials & processing technology on office development

Particleboard and the ability to produce it in large sheets – cut, shaped and edged in a wide variety of sizes and finishes – was perhaps the first significant and liberating breakthrough in materials processing to affect the development of office (and other) furniture design and production. Veneered and lacquered post-primary-manufacturing finishes have over time… Read More >

6 December 2019

Jim Biddulph & Adriana Jaros In Conversation

Having initially studied Graphic Design in her native Venezuela followed by BA Textile Design at Chelsea, Adriana Jaros has developed a striking visual style that incorporates architectural references and continues to grow in scale and/or ambition with every new piece she creates. From photographic ‘interventions’ that involve illuminating and intriguing introductions of colour to large… Read More >

4 December 2019

Interactive Retail & the High Street

Retail is now becoming a lot more interactive, what does this mean for the high street and online outlets? Britain’s high street has been in steady decline in recent years, with profit slumps forcing mega brands such as House of Fraser and New Look to close a large number of their stores across the UK…. Read More >

28 November 2019

ONE: CLAIRE VALLIS

Continuing with our popular series, we invited Claire Vallis to take part in ONE, where you can glimpse the passions, interests and unexpected choices of the individuals behind the UK’s design and manufacturing sectors. Claire Vallis is Creative Director of Brands at Style Library and is responsible for six of the most iconic British brands in… Read More >

18 November 2019