Having the freedom to tailor your working hours to suit your lifestyle while being able to work from just about any location is the modern-day dream. A study released by Zug, a Swiss serviced office provider, last year found that 70% of people worldwide work from home at least once a week while ONS estimates that 50% of workers in the UK will work remotely by 2020.
Chinese technology brand Xiaomi, valued at $54 billion at its floatation last year, has launched its first ever UK flagship store designed by Beyond. Located centrally in the new extension of Westfield London, the customer-facing Mi brand store is set to shake up traditional technology stores in the UK - including Apple.
To kick off the new year the Beyond team reflect on their favourite design moment of 2018 and some thoughts on the year ahead.
Excitement is growing over the mysterious appearance of a ‘Bandersnatch’ store that has materialised in Birmingham’s Grand Central following the release of the Black Mirror episode on December 28th.
What a great time 2018 has been! Our RDD team have been working hard this year to produce great results for clients. We thought we'd put together a few hand-picked favourites from the year, to show just a little snapshot of the work that goes on behind the scenes.
It looks like the iconic Canadian Tim Hortons brand may be winning over UK coffee lovers… even enough for fans to camp over night for a store opening!
What a great year our RDD team have had. It's been such a busy year from the off, after gaining our biggest client, Hammerson! We thought we'd put together a few hand-picked favourites from the year, to show just a little snapshot of the work that goes in behind the scenes.
When its time to book another craft evening, any excuse to roll up our sleeves and get creative (and the mere mention of Prosecco) always has a big show of hands!
Last week we swapped our mice for brushes, our computers for paper and dived headfirst into the inkpot of Calligraphy. Being a mixture of artists and designers there is some expectation that we would take to this like Picasso to a paintbrush.
This year marked the eighth edition of Clerkenwell Design Week and now houses more than 200 international brand within seven exhibition venues and more then 90 showrooms. This is one of the most important events on the global design calendar and is hosted across the whole of Clerkenwell; London’s premier design district.
Many brands chose to launch new products or open new show rooms during this period and the festival has more than 300 events over three days. We attend as many events as possible across the three days each year and here are the five things we enjoyed the most...