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2016 Mitsubishi Outlander sets design direction for Japanese automaker

Mitsubishi Motors North America revealed Thursday the 2016 Outlander at the 2015 New York International Auto show. Full News here – Detroit News

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A design dazzler for the old Hudson's site?

A design dazzler for the old Hudson's site? The SHoP architecture firm in New York charged with designing a new building for the vacant Hudson's site in downtown Detroit has built a worldwide reputation for innovation that pushes the limits of visual dazzle — and sometimes exceeds them. But … Full News here – Read […]

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Poll: Do you like the latest design for the Hudson’s site in downtown Detroit?

We’d like to know your thoughts on the building design — share you comments and vote in our poll. Full News here – Detroit News

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Latest plan for Hudson's site in Detroit: Inspired Design or an Edsel of

Latest plan for Hudson's site in Detroit: Inspired Design or an Edsel of … Last week Detroit got a glimpse of the architectural designs for its hallowed Hudson's site, and while there has been a flutter of opinions since, there hasn't yet been a critical architectural analysis of the project – which is something this […]

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Latest plan for Hudson’s site in Detroit: Inspired Design or an Edsel of Architectural Proportions?

Last week Detroit got a glimpse of the architectural designs for its hallowed Hudson’s site, and while there has been a flutter of opinions since, there hasn’t yet been a critical architectural analysis of the project – which is something this project sorely needs. Full News here – Detroit Business News

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Gorman’s to sell $1 million inventory of closed Custom Design Furniture

As part of the deal, Gorman’s will become the Stickley Furniture retailer in West Michigan. Full News here – Detroit Business News

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Pittsfield Township seeks pedestrian-friendly design for proposed bank at State and Ellsworth

The Ann Arbor State Bank is proposing a new 2,700-square-foot branch with a drive through for the Ellsworth and State roads intersection, but township planners are asking for a more pedestrian-friendly plan. Full News here – Oakland Business

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The great indoors: Michigan businesses make a splash, earn accolades on international design website

The state’s home design industry is trending internationally on design website Houzz, to the benefit of local businesses. Full News here – Detroit Business News

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Why auto show display design is tricky: Marketing executive talks strategy

Why auto show display design is tricky: Marketing executive talks strategy

Dustin Walsh and David Hall – Automakers and suppliers spent an estimated $ 300 million building out displays for this year’s North American International Auto Show in Detroit. During last week’s media preview, Crain’s chatted with Scott Kellner, vice president of marketing for Auburn Hills-based display maker George P. Johnson Co., who said display spending […]

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Detroit Electric unveils final design of 1st car

Detroit Electric unveils final design of 1st car Detroit Electric last year scrapped plans to build its car at an unidentified facility in Plymouth that would have employed more than 100 workers, and said it would build the car overseas in Holland later this year. It now has plans to produce the car … Full […]

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Husband and wife leave Chicago’s art world to open downtown Ypsilanti photo and design firm

While a typical career path in the arts leads one out of smaller towns like Ypsilanti and onto bigger cities like Chicago, Yen and Nick Azzarro are returning to where they cut their teeth as students and young artists to take the next the next step in their professional lives. Full News here – Oakland […]

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Fleetwood Diner installs neon sign replacing iconic design

A neon light featuring a slightly updated logo was installed Tuesday afternoon six months after the owner decided it was time for a change. Full News here – Oakland Business

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Beyond bricks and mortar: The psychology of retail store design

Beyond bricks and mortar: The psychology of retail store design

David Hall – What kind of shopper are you? A hunter? A gatherer? Either way, the people who design malls and retail stores have got you pegged. There’s a lot of thought that goes into the planning and design of retail spaces, particularly high-end malls. Crain’s takes a look into the psychology of retail with […]

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M-1 Rail picks Czech firm to design, build streetcars

M-1 Rail picks Czech firm to design, build streetcars

Bill Shea – Organizers of Detroit’s M-1 Rail streetcar line said today they will begin talks with the parent company of Czech rail car manufacturer Inekon Trams to design and build six streetcars for use on the Woodward Avenue loop when it begins service in late 2016. The six streetcars are expected to cost a […]

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Detroit Design Festival

Detroit Design Festival DDF Kickoff Party and Festival Preview: Mix and mingle with design professionals and enthusiasts over cocktails, appetizers, and live entertainment while exploring themes of design and manufacturing in the city, special exhibits, student shows and … Full News here – Read more on Detroit Free Press

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