Design researches analyse current trends in the market place and look for unique developments and ideas for their company. Design researchers work in product design, fashion , for consultancy firms and in education. The role requires a keen understanding of trends in the chosen market, ability to present those ideas to key clients. This may involve a weekly analysis of colour, shape, design concepts and materials. This role may be part of a design team who create strategies and influence the concepts for future company designs or supporting designers. For more information on these roles in industry. This role may be part of an assistant designer in some retail, fashion or design houses or be a role for those on industrial sandwich course as an internship.