About Us


design:retail is the trusted industry voice for retail designers, educating and inspiring our readers with relevant, timely and on-trend content from around the globe. The magazine is an incubator of thought-provoking ideas, encompassing a complete spectrum of coverage from the creative minds behind the latest brand projects down to the tiniest design details. We seek out the stories you need to hear to keep your finger on the pulse of the future of retail design.

In addition to a print magazine, design:retail also offers various other touchpoints to its readers, including a host of digital products and face-to-face events. The design:retail site offers retail news headlines updated daily, as well as additional project case studies and product offerings not offered in the magazine. design:retail’s site also offers a searchable product company database through an online Buyers’ Guide. In addition, design:retail offers a page-by-page digital edition of its monthly print magazine, which is available via subscription at designretailonline.com/digital.

design:retail is also the presenter of GlobalShop, the largest annual U.S. tradeshow for the store design, visual merchandising and in-store marketing industries. GlobalShop features an exhibit hall with more than 700 suppliers, in addition to a full conference program that hosts some of the industry’s top presenters. In the fall, the magazine also hosts the design:retail Forum, an annual gathering of top design executives from retail and contract firms to discuss pressing concerns and topics as related to the retail design industry. Through its print, digital and face-to-face offerings, design:retail aims to offer solutions to its retail design audience in a multitude of formats.

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