Symmetrical Typewriter Sculptures by Artist Jeremy Mayer Merge the Organic and Manufactured


Each of the six points—which evoke starfish, despite having one extra arm—often resemble trilobites, pincers, and other creatures and organic elements, merging the manufactured and natural. “Untitled II” (2020), typewriter parts and aluminum, 65 x 65 x 12 inches.

Russian Industrial Crane Manufacturer Presented Its Sensual Calendar for 2021

Design You Trust

The industrial crane manufacturer from Naberezhnye Chelny, Russia, made a sensual calendar 2021 featuring a real plant employees. The calendar is being distributed free to the clients of the plant in Naberezhnye Chelny in the central Russian Republic of Tatarstan.


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Noted: New Logo and Packaging for Printer's Ale Manufacturing Co. by CODO

Under Consideration / Brand

2017) " Printer’s Ale Manufacturing Co. The logo is a little too heavy on the vintage aesthetic for my taste but the serif part of it is indeed nice — I think it’s the high-contrast “MANUFACTURING CO.” “Everything’s A-CMY-OK”.

12 Advantages of eCommerce in the Manufacturing Industry


Manufacturers are catching on that eCommerce is a necessity. Product-focused distributors and retailers are becoming more customer-centric, and manufacturers are beginning to realize that they, too, must change the way they approach selling.

Interview with Diego Faivre’s, creator of the Minute Manufacturing project


Minute Manufacturing is a project by Diego Faivre that challenges the traditional way we fabricate and value an object. Minute Manufacturing is in fact a new production system that makes objects by the minute.

20 Best Free PDF and E-books on Graphic Design

Inspiration Feed

Just because you’re creative and innovative does not mean you can conquer the design industry. Thought these are among the most important ingredients, there’s a lot more to the recipe.

Bilio Directs Their Zero-Waste, Sustainable Process Towards Manufacturing Face Masks

The Die Line

In just ten days, Bilio took a face mask from concept and prototyping to manufacturing and shipping, and they even created a sustainable suite of packaging

30 Fantastic Examples of Cookie Packaging Design

Inspiration Feed

Food is definitely one of the easiest things to market. As one of the most basic needs of humans, it is something that has the ability to sell itself.

Pentagram's playful product design and identity for French cookware startup, Soufflé

Creative Boom

An interesting yet crucial consideration for Soufflé was that the range was as sustainable as possible, both in the manufacturing process and with the amount of energy used during cooking. Pressed metal was used for the handles, working with a process that could be manufactured locally.

5 Beautiful Examples Of Terracotta In Architecture

Inspiration Feed

First used in Prehistoric art, terracotta’s use in architecture is more recent – but even so, it is still centuries-old.

7 Amazing Metal Business Card Designs

Inspiration Feed

Metal business cards have made their entrance in the industry quite a while ago, and it seems like they are here to last.

5 Tips on Creating Amazing Custom Eco-Friendly Boxes

Inspiration Feed

Global warming is rapidly causing a catastrophe in the world. We see massive bushfires, forests burning, tsunamis hitting countries, and wrecking everything that comes in the way, earthquakes shaking the lands and whatnot.

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Coco Chocolatier Is Inspired by Art


Born in Scotland, raised in Colombia, the leading British ethical chocolate manufacturer COCO Chocolatier aims to inspire the consumer and industry that a different road to chocolate production is possible – uniting art and ethics. Words Francois Correia.

O-Ring Material Reference Guide for Selecting the Right Product Design

Inspiration Feed

O-rings are critically important for a wide range of applications, from aircraft and automobile components to medical devices and scuba diving equipment.

Everyday British birds captured mid-flight in the wild by photographer Mark Harvey

Creative Boom

Similar in grace to aerial acrobats, all of the British birds were captured in mid-flight using slow, medium format with a Hasselblad camera – the very camera that was first manufactured by devoted birdwatcher Victor Hasselblad in the 1960s, to optimise his bird photography endeavours.

Spotlight on: The Completist, a London-based stationery brand run by husband-and-wife duo

Creative Boom

The pair have always focused on sustainable manufacturing, and work mainly with small British manufacturers.

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How to Create, Sell & Promote Private Label Products

Just Creative

Shopify describes private label products as products “manufactured by a contract or third-party manufacturer and sold under a retailer’s brand name ”. Choose The Right Manufacturer. You’ll need to choose a manufacturer to produce them for you.

Pause, Breathe and Grow with a mindfulness journal for creatives

Creative Boom

Designed, printed and bound in London, Pause, Breathe and Grow is a certified climate-neutral print product manufactured using 100% offshore wind-generated electricity.

What is an EPR, and Does it Even Work?

The Die Line

What if we made brands and manufacturers responsible for the packaging waste they create

Renault announces a new logo design, making it more accessible to the digital sphere

Its Nice That

The French automobile manufacturer unveils a redesign of its iconic diamond logo, the same symbol that’s been used since 1925.

Pentagram partner Yuri Suzuki helps bring Roland's iconic electronic music tools to everyone, for free

Creative Boom

The Roland TB-303 is a monophonic bass synthesiser and sequencer, first released in 1982 and is widely renowned as the definitive sound of house, techno and acid house from the mid-1980s onwards—despite the fact only 10,000 units were manufactured at the time of release.

Pentagram launches new brand identity for Rolls-Royce to appeal to a 'younger audience'

Creative Boom

What soon became apparent is that Rolls-Royce has evolved from being regarded as an automotive manufacturer into a leading light in the world of luxury," says Marina. "It This vantage point provided me with the opportunity to observe Rolls-Royce as a manufacturer of luxury products.

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Fedrigoni 366: This year's calendar is an explosion of bright colour and marks 2020's leap year

Creative Boom

Following on from black and white renditions of the calendar, this latest edition, designed by TM , delves into the exciting world of colour, through the paper manufacturer's environmentally-friendly range, Woodstock. It started three years ago as an unprecedented collaboration of designers, illustrators and photographers from across the UK, gathered together from an open call. Now Fedrigoni 's annual calendar is back, but this year introducing 366 to mark 2020's leap year.

Designs for a long-prohibited 'magical' Mexican spirit inspired by secrecy and myth

Creative Boom

With a clean design, it still incorporates subtle details that reference Sotol’s manufacturing process; for the pattern at the bottom alludes to the rhombus shapes found in the Sereque plants when cut

Best Printer for Design Agency? OKI LED Printers Review

Just Creative

Founded in 1881, OKI Electric Industry became world-famous for manufacturing the first telephone in Japan, only a year after Alexander Graham Bell’s invention in 1876. Today, Oki Electic Industry, or OKI for short, manufactures info-telecom and printers for businesses and even graphic artists.

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Yuk Fun make yum goods that you can't help but love

Creative Boom

Initially, we relied on manufacturers to make our clothing, but after a few disappointing results (colours coming out differently to what we wanted, for example) we decided to do the printing ourselves.

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19 Artists versus Covid-19, and how Fedrigoni is pushing socially distanced 'togetherness'

Creative Boom

Last month, paper manufacturer Fedrigoni rebooted its limited-edition poster project, 19 Artists versus Covid-19, which was initially launched to raise funds for the NHS last May. Morag Myerscough. Can art cure Covid?

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Artist Maria Popova Makes Vintage Science Face Masks Featuring Wondrous Centuries-Old Astronomical Art And Natural History Illustrations

Design You Trust

The manufacturer (society6, over whose production, pricing, and other practical elements I have no control — mine is.

Supervillain: The Making of Tekashi 6ix9ine opening titles

Communication Arts

These sleek opening titles play off the docuseries’ theme of exploring the manufactured forces that led to the rise of rapper Tekashi 6ix9ine.

Sumuyya Khader's booming practice is all down to the maelstrom of 2020

Creative Boom

Currently working at ceramics manufacturer Granby Workshop, she's always had an interest in art and was encouraged at home to express herself creatively. "I Who said new creative spaces have been rendered pipedreams by 2020? Sumuyya Khader , that's who. The illustrator has recently set up a Risograph print studio in their home of Liverpool by the name of Granby Press. A bold move in a time of a pandemic, but it turns out the current climate helped actualise some of Sumuyya's goals.

Mixlegno Group

Communication Arts

Leveraging multiple senses, we-go created a fully immersive digital extension of its identity for this Italian manufacturing company. Article

Reviewed: New Logo for Nissan done In-house

Under Consideration / Brand

It signals the evolution of Nissan as not only a traditional vehicle manufacturer to a provider of mobility and services. “It’s Lit”.

“Women of The Future” According to The French Artist Albert Bergeret, 1902

Design You Trust

In 1902, a French manufacturer released a set of trading cards designed by artist Albert Bergeret that imagined the “women of the future” (original: Les Femmes de l’Avenir).

Bacardi Unveils Their Biodegradable PHA-Based Bottles

The Die Line

Partners Bacardi and Danimer Scientific, a leading developer and manufacturer of biodegradable materials, have announced a new bottle made of Danimer’s Nodax PHA

Art Projects at London Art Fair explores the impact of technology on our lives

Creative Boom

In her bright landscape paintings, Canadian artist Judith Berry at Art Mûr renders natural elements such as sticks, grass and vegetation to appear manufactured, posing the pressing question – what are the consequences of our interference with the natural world?

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Sustainable Web Design: Everything You Need to Know

Just Creative

To understand this a bit better, let’s broadly divide the internet’s power consumption into two main groups : Manufacturing and shipping. This article has been contributed by Kristina Tuvikene. Together with gadgets and supporting systems, the internet accounts for about 3.7%

New Survey Shows Bipartisan Support Against Plastic Pollution

The Die Line

Of those, 62% would be more inclined to support a proposal if it also required manufacturers take responsibility for their packaging Nearly 3-in-4 surveyed expressed support for legislation that improved recycling.

Top 15 Budget Laptops for Designers & Creatives in 2021

Just Creative

At this point, many manufacturers will start to put features on the laptop that won’t appear on those with lower price points such as a metal finish, SSDs or even high-resolution displays. The laptops that Apple manufacturers are packaged with MacOS.


Communication Arts

Lavva’s site presents the quality and care of each of this Aveiro, Portugal–based boat manufacturer’s products, custom made for every client.

Portraits of young gay men by Gilbert Lewis influenced by Virginia Woolf's gender-fluid Orlando

Creative Boom

The manufactured stitch of the young man's sweater and t-shirt returns us to the 21st-century reality of sweatshops and shipping containers. "But time, unfortunately, though it makes animals and vegetables bloom and fade with amazing punctuality, has no such simple effect on the mind of man.

Nissan may be following BMW with a redesigned flat logo

Its Nice That

The car manufacturer has applied for a trademark on a new, flat circular icon with a slimmed and stretched logotype.

Keilhauer’s Carbon-Neutral Swurve Chair is a Game Changer

Azure Magazine

We really dug into the product’s life cycle to learn its carbon footprint at every step of its design and manufacturing.”. Swurve represents the culmination of a decades-long investment by the leading North American manufacturer in sustainable production.

Best Portable Tripods for Photographers in 2021

Just Creative

To help, manufacturers have created portable tripods that are a great option for any photographer. While the manufacturer offers other options, including the Corey, which we feature, later on, the Travis is a great tripod for all of your needs.

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