DLKW Lowe to move to old carpet factory in Shoreditch

DLKW Lowe is set to move to an old carpet factory in Shoreditch by the end of the year, leaving South Kensington.

DLKW Lowe: new Shoreditch office site
DLKW Lowe: new Shoreditch office site

The new office will house Lowe Open, the activation agency, and Lowe Profero, its digital agency based on Prescot Street in East London.

Studio Octopi, the architects that have worked on the Thames Baths project the Peckham Lido redesign, will be designing the new office.

The agency joins other shops moving offices. Havas is bringing its agencies under one roof in King’s Cross in 2017 as part of its global Havas Village concept.

Omnicom is in the process of moving to the South Bank to accommodate half of its 8,000 employees, including those at Abbot Mead Vickers BBDO.

Starcom MediaVest Group moved to Turnmill in Farringdon last week. Iain Jacob, its Europe, Middle East and Asia president, said that the new location will be a place "where we can inspire and continue to drive both creativity and innovation through our business".