Welcome to the first Nirvana weekly news round-up of 2016; a selection of the week’s most important and exciting stories, brought to you every Friday, from across the worlds of fashion, luxury retail, design and advertising – in short, all those elements that influence our world of Creative Production.
According to BVD, the agency has “quietly admired Vitra’s exceptional range of furniture and interior accessories” for years, and so the project was an important one to get right.
Wednesday Agency Group, which has offices in London and New York, will operate as a stand-alone agency within the BBDO group and retain its current leadership.
For the second day in one week, China’s regulators shut down trading on its stock markets after sharp declines triggered automatic “circuit breakers” aimed at promoting financial stability in the country.
It’s all very slick. Very polished. But that’s not the point. Someone almost certainly will make hardware that’s cooler. Smaller. Whatever. Under Armour CEO Kevin Plank doesn’t mind. In fact, he welcomes it. He’s committed to supporting anything anyone wants to make for Record. All he wants is your data.
New brands, from Filling Pieces to Greats, are tapping an underserved segment of men who want quality, stylish sneakers at a fair price.