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

Winning Windows 2015
Jan 01, 2016Visual Merchandising

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

Brazilian retail stores bring the outdoors in to their designs

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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