Press Releases

Elephants march into intu Bromley for final stop of national tour

Jul 04, 2014 11:20 GMT Elephant Parade This week Elephant Parade has arrived at intu Bromley where art designs from top celebrities will be joined by elephants created by local school children.

Jul 04, 2014 08:31 GMT Bush Production Steven Albert Bush, 50, has released his signature collection of lighting featuring concrete as the medium of choice. The items are primitive shapes and are lit with LED lamps and feature colored concrete. Many lamps are rated IP65 for outdoor use and are available in raw, blasted or polished surface treatment.

Become the next Elephant Parade Superstar!

Jul 01, 2014 10:41 GMT Elephant Parade Elephant Parade has today launched the Global Elephant Parade Artbox Contest, presented by Anantara Hotels, Resorts & Spas: an art competition that will challenge people from all around the world to paint their own 15cm elephant.

Iina Vuorivirta on Suomen ehdokas vuoden pohjoismaisen muotoilijapalkinnon saajaksi

Jun 23, 2014 11:41 GMT Stockholmsmässan 13. elokuuta Pohjoismaiden johtavana sisustusalan uusien tuotteiden, trendien sekä osaamisen ja inspiraation kohtauspaikkana tunnetuilla Formex-messuilla valitaan vuoden pohjoismainen muotoilija, joka saa Nova Design Award -palkinnon. Palkinto myönnetään nuorelle Pohjoismaissa työskentelevälle muotoilijalle.

New talent in Young Designers at Formex

Jun 19, 2014 08:03 GMT Stockholmsmässan Lisa Bengtsson, Malin Lundmark, Form for you, Sofia Hagelin, Sebastian Kjersén, Kristoffer Fagerström, Simon Key Bertman and Johan Lindsten are some of today’s established designers who started their careers at Young Designers – Formex’s platform for young, unknown designers.

intu activates Elephant Parade live auction across its UK shopping centres to help save the Asian elephant

Jun 16, 2014 09:00 GMT Elephant Parade intu, owner of some of the UK’s most popular shopping centres, today activates a nationwide promotion campaign across its shopping malls to raise money for the Asian Elephant Foundation. The centres will be driving awareness of an online auction ( of 35 brightly coloured elephant statues painted by artists and celebrities.

Nominees for Nova – Nordic Designer of the Year

Jun 11, 2014 12:30 GMT Stockholmsmässan On August 13, Formex will award the Nova Design Award – Nordic Designer of the Year for the fourth consecutive year. The award will go to a young designer working in the Nordic region who has been selected by an expert jury. The nominees this year are:

To Mexico in Estrid Ericson’s footsteps – new exhibition at Svenskt Tenn

Jun 10, 2014 09:30 GMT Svenskt Tenn Svenskt Tenn’s founder Estrid Ericson travelled to Mexico in 1939. She brought 70 boxes of objects back to create an exhibition in the store in Stockholm. Today a new exhibition opens, showing products purchased during a trip in Estrid Ericson’s footsteps in 2013.

Record number of designs submitted for Elephant Parade national tour

Jun 09, 2014 09:00 GMT Elephant Parade The intu Elephant Parade national tour reaches a new milestone this week - with the 8,500th design submitted for the tour’s digital show reel.

Elephant Parade launches at intu Uxbridge

Jun 02, 2014 09:00 GMT Elephant Parade On Monday, 2 June, six students from local primary and secondary schools will gather at intu Uxbridge to unveil their decorative elephant statues, joining a 30-strong herd, as part of the Elephant Parade national tour, presented by intu.