Projects

Carvana Creates State-of-the-Art Vending Machine
Apr 27, 2016Stores

Automated retail hits the auto industry in the form of Carvana’s five-story vending machine

Non-profit Coffeehouse Credo Makes an Impact in Orlando, Fla.
Apr 20, 2016Stores

Credo invites patrons to engage in conversation, connect with community

Ports 1961 Debuts a Dramatic, Sculptural New Flagship in Shanghai
Apr 04, 2016Stores

Drama and high-fashion collide at Ports 1961’s relocated mega flagship that reimagines the brand persona

Perry Ellis Unveils High-Tech Retail Environmnet
Apr 01, 2016Technology

The prep-style brand's new in-store shop boasts first-of-its-kind retail technology

Chocolate Pop-up Shop
Mar 31, 2016Visual Merchandising

Pop-up retail is popping up (sorry, had to do it!) all over the place. Couture chocolate brand jcoco is up to the challenge of making a real retail impact in a short period of time.

Ted Baker Unveils Amsterdam Flagship
Mar 21, 2016Stores

The quirky U.K. fashion brand melds the best of cool Britannia with Dutch classic design for its new retail flagship

Second-Hand Supermarket Store Opens in Amsterdam
Mar 18, 2016Stores

Dutch organic supermarket chain Marqt, which at its newest store in Amsterdam, wanted to maintain its reputation for good quality produce and specialist products, but move away from what it felt was a consumer perception of being high-priced.

Emerging Trend: Incubator Retail Spaces
Mar 17, 2016Trends

Temporary retail concept Seaport Studios in New York is an anchor for the emerging trend of incubator retail

Primark Sails its U.S. Flagship into Boston
Mar 14, 2016Stores

The Irish discount fashion retailer unveils its first U.S. retail store

Audi Creates a Multimedia Experience with LED Video Screens
Mar 09, 2016Technology

Automaker Audi goes high-tech with an augmented reality experience that connects digital and physical

Dispensary Design Trends
Mar 04, 2016Trends

Three retail concepts bringing design to the marijuana business

Michaels Teams Up with DIY Online Startup Darby Smart
Mar 02, 2016Technology

Crafts retailer Michaels partners with Darby Smart’s online community of makers

DICK’S Sporting Goods Unveils Chelsea Collective—a new women’s fitness and lifestyle concept
Mar 02, 2016Stores

The athleisure trend sports a hip new urban home in the form of Chelsea Collective

Sundance Expands Its Retail Presence
Feb 23, 2016Stores

Sundance opens new redesigned stores across the country

David Rockwell Designs Visual Mega-Statement at Brookfield Place
Feb 23, 2016Visual Merchandising

New York’s Brookfield Place featured a suspended illuminated sculpture called “Luminaries” over the holiday season

BCBG Expands Its Global Footprint with a New Flagship
Feb 19, 2016Stores

BCBG’s new Mexico City flagship shines in luxurious Altavista

Remodeled Meijer Supercenters Introduce All-LED Lighting
Feb 15, 2016Trends

Meijer launches all-LED lighting program across four stores

Dylan’s Candy Bar Opens a Second New York Flagship in Union Square
Feb 10, 2016Stores

Dylan’s Candy Bar continues its candy-coated retail expansion with a second sugary bite in the Big Apple

Lowe’s Enters Manhattan with Smaller-Format Concept Stores
Feb 05, 2016Stores

Home improvement big-box chain Lowe’s brings its big brand of happy homes and hardware to scale with two shrunken sites in NYC

Fitness Company Peloton Opens Showrooms Across the Country
Jan 01, 2016Trends

Peloton brings the experiential aspect of its products to customers in real life via new showrooms in affluent malls

Crabtree & Evelyn’s Store Windows on Regent Street Put the English Countryside on Full Display
Jan 01, 2016Visual Merchandising

English Still Rooms inspire the design of Crabtree & Evelyn’s store windows in London

FLOW Debuts a Friendly Store Design to Engage with Customers
Jan 01, 2016Stores

High-tech meets eclectic at new telecom superstore FLOW in Montego Bay, Jamaica

ShopWithMe Blends Online and Physical Store Retailing into a Traveling Digital Experience
Jan 01, 2016Technology

ShopWithMe’s “smart store” offers the next wave of retail design with a tech-savvy, flexible store environment—all ready to go up overnight

Winning Windows 2015
Jan 01, 2016Visual Merchandising

For the first time ever, Lord & Taylor is awarded best holiday windows in New York

Blue Nile Launches a ‘Webroom’
Jan 01, 2016Technology

Jewelry e-tailer Blue Nile dabbles in bricks-and-mortar retail with a ‘webroom’ in Long Island’s Roosevelt Field Mall

Small Tea’s Flagship Store Offers a Modern Sanctuary for Tea Lovers
Oct 08, 2015Visual Merchandising

The tea harvesting and drying process inspires a stunning ceiling treatment at Small Tea’s flagship lounge

Les Copains Makes Its U.S. Debut with a Bold Visual Statement
Oct 08, 2015Visual Merchandising

Contemporary artist Zachary Crane creates a black-and-white installation for Les Copains’ first-ever U.S. atelier in Atlanta

Under Armour Unveils Chicago Brand House Store Concept
Oct 01, 2015Stores

Under Armour protects its invigorating brand promise with an adrenaline-induced Brand House in the heart of Chicago

Goodwill Opens Designer Boutiques
Oct 01, 2015Trends

Nonprofit Goodwill showcases upscale goods in its new Goodwill Boutique stores and proves that cheap can be chic

The Dandy Lab: A Tech-Laden Concept Store Arrives in London
Oct 01, 2015Technology

Blending technology, menswear brands and customer experience, The Dandy Lab tests a host of innovations in this new concept store

The Nuttery Shows Off Its Delicious Wares in Brooklyn, N.Y.
Oct 01, 2015Stores

Nuts, chocolates and dried fruits are used as art elements for display at The Nuttery’s new retail store

Hugg Features a Striking Store Design in Melbourne, Australia
Oct 01, 2015Stores

Timber craftsmanship and materials left in their natural state inspire an eye-catching design for specialty store Hugg

Innovation Labs Imagine Retail’s Future
Oct 01, 2015Technology

Lowe’s, CVS and other retailers launch innovation labs to generate bold new ideas

Postcard: New Retail in Sao Paulo
Oct 01, 2015Stores

Brazilian retail stores bring the outdoors in to their designs

John Varvatos Opens a Rock ’n’ Roll Retail Store in Detroit
Oct 01, 2015Stores

Hometown king John Varvatos opens in Detroit with a beer-soaked, salvage-yard, heavy-metal bang

LED Technology Offers Transparent Window Displays
Sep 01, 2015Technology

Next-gen LED window displays allow store windows to draw the consumer in-store

New App Changes Shopping for Fashion
Sep 01, 2015Technology

Retailers embrace technology with a new mobile payment app to offer customers a seamless experience

Retail Design Eye Candy Offers a Visual Merchandising Treat at Squish
Sep 01, 2015Visual Merchandising

Gourmet gummies and other special candies are artfully displayed at candy emporium Squish in Montreal

Ben & Jerry’s Signapore Features a Dreamy Custom Light Fixture
Sep 01, 2015Visual Merchandising

Creative lighting fixture design is showcased at the ice cream maker’s Signapore shop

Burlington Arcade Reopens After Renovation with a Gorgeous Visual Display
Sep 01, 2015Visual Merchandising

Zoe Bradley Design creates two floral paper chandeliers for Burlington Arcade’s summer art exhibition

E-Concept Rent the Runway Continues to Establish Its Bricks-and-Mortar Presence
Sep 01, 2015Technology

Rent the Runway’s latest physical stores offer an extension of the brand’s online platform with an enhanced customer experience

Visual Merchandising Takes Center Stage at Philippe DUBUC’s Store
Sep 01, 2015Visual Merchandising

Menswear brand Philippe DUBUC’s Saint-Pierre Street boutique in Montreal features a visually stunning sculpture

Postcard: Denver’s Vibrant Retail Scene
Aug 01, 2015Stores

A peak at exciting retail store design in Denver

Joseph Abboud Debuts First Freestanding Retail Store
Aug 01, 2015Stores

American menswear designer Joseph Abboud brings the gentile sophistication of a Savile Row haberdashery to its new retail store on Madison Avenue

Renovation and Expansion of the UBC Campus Bookstore in Vancouver
Aug 01, 2015Visual Merchandising

The University of British Columbia campus bookstore celebrates its 95th anniversary with a renovated design that boasts visual intrigue

Fruttare Tests Out New Store Concept with Pop-Up in Brazil
Aug 01, 2015Stores

Unilever’s frozen popsicle brand Fruttare opens a pilot pop-up store in Sao Paulo

Trends in Fast-Food Retail Design
Aug 01, 2015Trends

Quick-service restaurants are upping the design ante the world over with new concepts and innovative store design

Sun & Sand Sports Opens Global Flagship in Dubai
Aug 01, 2015Technology

Middle East sporting goods retailer Sun & Sand Sports offers an interactive shopping experience with digital hubs

Kit and Ace Debuts Flagship Store in Trendy Nolita
Aug 01, 2015Stores

Canadian retailer Kit and Ace expands its fashionable and functional clothing stores to New York and beyond