By Nicole Klimek, P.J. Hoffman 196 May-June 2018 Like the simpler store reset, a store remodel may bring a new format, new fixtures, and new merchandising to the retail area. But a major difference is that a remodel involves construction and usually a fresh interior design—flooring, lighting, wall finishes, decor, branding, and [...]
A checklist of what you need to keep in mind as you plan a new or remodeled store. Interior design is how your customers SEE you store. It contributes to your brand and your customers shopping experience which leads to sales!
By Nicole Klimek 174 September-October 2014 The store design process is easy to research, and the basics are easy to comprehend: –Programming –Design development –Construction documents and administration –Construction and installation –Project completion Follow this process, and voila! You have your dream store, right? Not quite. Before we dive in, [...]
A comprehensive guide to equipment vendors.
By P.J. Hoffman 143 July - August - 2009 Is your co-op planning to expand, relocate or open a new store? The ideas outlined here are meant to make the process easier and more rewarding. I write from the perspective of someone who has provided store planning and design services [...]