2605, 2017

Tips for Combining Office and Retail Space

In 2017, retail is quickly becoming more and more about lifestyle experiences and entertainment rather than your standard purchasing journey. In addition to this style of involvement, business is moving online – with Canada alone being home to 105 million online transactions back in 2012, and roughly 22.3 billion generated online. What’s further, well known […]

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2303, 2017

How Technology Has Changed Retail Design

The ever-expanding digital realm is always finding new ways to plant itself in the marketplaces of the world.

When we look at the financial industry, technology has always been a staple for increasing efficiency, transparency, and ease of use for customers. In more laborious industries like fabrication and manufacturing, advancing technology is responsible for reducing labour […]

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501, 2017

The Dangers of Design Purgatory & How to Avoid It

Defining design as a constantly forward-moving process is plain foolish. Design is no different than any other critical thinking process, building plan or strategy for that matter. It’s subject to changing trends, ideologies, thoughts and personalities – of both the designers themselves, and the market to which they’re building for.

It’s for this reason we as […]

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112, 2016

The Psychology of Good Retail Design

It’s no secret to shoppers and retail business owners that people seek out and employ the benefits of real-life positive experiences. Period. As a species, we’re neurologically designed to curiously find and capture the very roots of our happiness. We seek to surround ourselves with people, colours, objects and feelings that portray positivity, safety, pleasure […]

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1608, 2016

2016’s Top Trends for Designing Retail Spaces

Retail design may not change as consistently as fashion, or the latest in pop-culture trends, but it does change over time. To ensure that you don’t get left in the past and inevitably playing catch-up with your competitors at home and abroad, these store design tips will help you to guide and direct your commercial […]

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2907, 2016

5 Upgrades That Will Increase the Value of Your Commercial Property

Commercial real estate can be a lucrative industry. If you’re considering investing in your existing building, renting to tenants, or selling your property to a prospective buyer, these few tips will help you to increase the value of your property:

 

Make it Eco-Friendly

New buyers care about the environmental impact of their potential new commercial building in […]

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807, 2016

Customer-First Guide to Retail Design

Combining creativity, graphic design, interior design and good architecture make up a reliable four pillar model for expert retail design practices.

Further including aspects of functionality and product display make for an intriguing space that will not only attract your store customers, but have them eager to explore your space, making them instantaneous fans of your […]

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2710, 2015

10 Ways to Maximize Your Retail Space

One of the keys to running a successful business is to maximize your retail space. Here are ten different ways you can increase your retail space.
You Can Never Have Too Much Shelving
End caps at the end of all your aisles not only create additional feet of storage space, but they also make it easy for you […]

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