Industrial & Product Design News Round Up
Industrial and product design is ever growing, as gadgets and products become more advanced, we are seeing designs becoming weirder and quirkier. Industrial design is a big part of our every life, even though we may not know it. We’ve rounded up some great stories for you in this fascinating field.
The Stayhold: Simple Industrial Design to Secure Items in your Car Trunk
A new design has been invented for those all important shopping journeys, and securing it all in your car. If you’ve ever had the problem of shifting shopping bags in the boot of your car, then this product is most definitely for you.
3D printing explained: what’s all the fuss about?
Quite a new process in industrial design which has recently gained in popularity is 3D printing. 3D printing can be a massive help in gaining a good insight into the way a product may look, and can act as a great, simple prototype.
Niels Diffrient, Industrial Designer Who Blended Form and Function, Dies at 84
Niels Diffrient was an industrial designer who was perhaps most famous for his office chairs which adjusted accordingly to who ever sat in them, reducing the need for so many levers. Earlier on in his life, he designed everyday objects such as telephones and cameras.
Factorydesign develops new Sellotape product
A new Sellotape product is said to be released onto the market. The new product allows you to strap the tape dispenser to your hand, giving you the freedom to use both hands to Sellotape whatever you need, getting rid of the hassle of trying to hold down paper using just one hand!