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Design industry needs to put sustainability at its core

15:52 04 February in Interior News & Business by Lavinia Engleman

[vc_row row_type="row" type="full_width" text_align="left" css_animation=""][vc_column][vc_column_text]The Society of British Interior Design and the Building Research Establishment (BRE) announced the launch of the first stage of its Environmental Strategy that puts the green agenda at the heart of architecture and interior design at the recent Sustainability Conference...

Climate Control – How Green are we really?

16:35 16 December in Sustainability by Lavinia Engleman

[vc_row row_type="row" type="full_width" text_align="left" css_animation=""][vc_column][vc_column_text]World Leaders on policy change and decision making for climate control have gathered at Copenhagen for the beginning of climate change discussion and negotiation. Is this a serious intention to change omissions or is it a political step for a networking...

Britain’s ecomony & what that means for the interior design industry

14:23 16 December in Design Advice, Interior News & Business by Lavinia Engleman

[vc_row row_type="row" type="full_width" text_align="left" css_animation=""][vc_column][vc_column_text]Dr Vanessa Brady, OBE reviews Britain's ecomony and what that means for the interior design industry. In 2008, SMEs (small to medium enterprises) had an annual turnover of £1,500 billion. £6.1 billion of this is an increase on figures for 2007. So what...

Government, the economy and how this effects interior design

14:09 11 December in Interior News & Business by Lavinia Engleman

[vc_row row_type="row" type="full_width" text_align="left" css_animation=""][vc_column][vc_column_text]Dr Vanessa Brady, OBE comments on Government's approach to kick-starting the economy and how this effects interior design. An initiative supported by several trade associations to kick-start the economy again by cutting the VAT rate for construction and second-fix fittings was...

The Society of British & International Design (SBID) launches

13:43 10 December in Interior News & Business by Lavinia Engleman

[vc_row row_type="row" type="full_width" text_align="left" css_animation=""][vc_column][vc_column_text] Having worked with the rest of the team for one year researching the basis of The Society and what it will look like once fully formed, we have created, nurtured and developed a model that fits the threats and opportunities of...

Dr Vanessa Brady, OBE reviews: Designs on the state of Dubai

13:52 30 November in Interior News & Business by Lavinia Engleman

[vc_row row_type="row" type="full_width" text_align="left" css_animation=""][vc_column][vc_column_text]Dr Vanessa Brady, OBE reviews design in Dubai With UAE in burn-out mode a saving horizon for the UK economy has taken a shocked step aback. But its not new news, its not even a shock to those connected with work in...

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