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As mobile devices increasingly dominate our daily routines, we become more and more dependent on them. The M-lab is a retail formula combining Know-How, Repair and Gadgets to help us to survive in our daily mobile life.

Vision: To intuitively understand how things work. Inspired by the low-tech world of Meccano and making things so easy, that even your mum can understand it! An approachable and fun destination where conversation and not confusion are the solutions of the day.

Friendly tech. Colourful and playful. Breaking with the high tech codes of the industry by using low tech materials and connectors. Emphasising the vision to use technology to make life simpler and easier.

Continue Back 12 NOVEMBER 2015

VBAT Blog: Change.

VBAT's CEO Remco van der Sluis on designing change: "New is what scares most people. They prefer the status quo: it’s safe....
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VBAT Blog: Foodporn of The Simpsons

VBAT's Creative Intern Ross Norman has been interviewed by Munchies about his side project, an Instagram account on Springfield Cu...
Read more 21 JUNE 2017

VBAT Blog: What Design Can Do 2017

On the 24th May at the Muziekgebouw aan ‘t IJ, VBAT held 2 breakout sessions at the 2017 What Design Can Do annual confe...
Read more 15 JUNE 2017

VBAT Blog: Museum Voorlinden

At VBAT, we like to have youg talent from abroad on board. Craig, our intern from Great Britain clearly enjoys the adventure of be...
Read more 8 JUNE 2017

VBAT Blog: The Ocean Cleanup

VBAT's Design Director Stefan Pangratz visited The Ocean Cleanup's event, introducing their Next Phase: “To catch plastic yo...
Read more 1 JUNE 2017

VBAT Blog: Museum van Loon - Gavin Turk

Gavin Turk is considered to be one of the Young British Artists, a group of artists in the 1990’s including the likes of Dam...
Read more 18 MAY 2017

VBAT Blog: Rationalised Emotions

"I think that all decisions in business, as in private life, are taken emotionally. Based on gut feel. Based on likeability. Base...
Read more 11 MAY 2017


GiftForYou is a leading gift box brand in the Netherlands. To fortify their position in the market, GiftForYou asked VBAT to devel...
Read more 9 MAY 2017

VBAT Blog: OFFF Barcelona

For sixteen years now, OFFF takes place in Barcelona at the Museu de Disseny. It’s a platform where a vast variety of creat...
Read more 4 MAY 2017