About us

Design Futures is a commercially focused product and packaging design consultancy group based within Sheffield Hallam University.

We understand the role of design and how it can be harnessed to support product, packaging and brand strategies. We have a proven track record of stimulating innovation that can provide significant returns on investment.

Our approach is inclusive and genuinely multidisciplinary. We apply different perspectives to solve problems and exploit opportunities for our clients.

Our clients range from small and medium sized enterprises right through to large multinationals. We thrive on developing compelling products and packaging to help build commercially successful product ranges.

We use design and fresh thinking to help companies to invigorate their products and packaging, achieve competitive advantage and contribute to their bottom line.