Our read on the marketplace including the connected consumer and the in-store shopping experience, at-retail marketplace, merchandising displays, and kiosk industry trends.

Five improvements for successful dealer display programs

The process of designing displays for your dealer networks in the flooring, paint, or home improvement industries… Read more

What's In-Store for 2017?

The ball has dropped, the confetti has fallen, and the New Year has officially been ushered in. With 2017 on the… Read more

Autumn Comforts: Discovering Your Shopper’s Comfort Zone

Autumn is upon us! It’s time to pull out a sweater, light the fireplace, and relax with a good book.  Along with the… Read more

The Five Retail Senses

In my last blog, “A Run to a Store Still Relevant in the Digital Age,” I touched upon consumer interaction in-store and… Read more

A Run to a Store Still Relevant in the Digital Age

My wife competed in the 2016 Boston Marathon this past April. For months leading up to the race, she ran countless miles… Read more

March Mayhem: Display Planning's Great Eight

Glued to your television during the big college basketball tournament? I am always impressed by the skill and… Read more

For the Love of Change

We, as a society, crave change.  What’s too familiar becomes noise and we actively seek out something new.  Hair… Read more

What's in store for 2016?

As we began 2015, we predicted that retail was in for a big change, noting it was the “year to watch how the in-store… Read more

Traditional Retail is on a collision course with burgeoning Connected Consumers’ Expectations

2016 will be a watershed year for traditional brick and mortar stores as the connected consumer’s expectations continue… Read more

Design elements that transform shoppers into brand ambassadors

As visual merchandising designers, the team and I strive to create displays that capture the shopper’s attention so they… Read more