Topic: retail design

The relevance of transit and destination malls in an e-commerce world

By Hugo Van Der Schaegh, general manager at ODG With e-commerce poised to hit an all-time high and reach over US$27 trillion by 2020, conventional shopping malls are feeling the heat. Their significant transformation is now important or they stand to face the … More

Tina Jokisch joins Schwitzke & Partner’s management board

Architecture and design retail specialists Schwitzke & Partner has appointed Patricia Tina Jokisch as its new managing director. With roughly 200 employees in the offices in Düsseldorf, Berlin, Dubai, Krakow and Paris, together with Richard Woeroesch, Jokisch now manages a team of 65 employees at the … More

Design Talk’s minimal abaya store features furniture in Millennial Pink

Emirati duo Design Talk has created a minimalist interior space for caftan and abaya store R design by Reem Al Ali, located in Dubai’s Jumeirah neighbourhood. According to Maryam Al Suwaidi, creative founder at Design Talk, the interiors were inspired by modern architecture and 3D … More

CID Awards 2017: Anarchitect wins award for retail design

The award for retail design of the year went to Dubai-based architecture and design firm Anarchitect for its recent refurbishment project Rossano Ferretti Hairspa in Dubai’s Jumeirah neighbourhood. Judges described the project as “elegant, brave and above all else, different.” They also said … More

Pallavi Dean Interiors Designs multi-functional retail space for Mirage in d3

Following the brief to create a retail space that doesn’t scream “buy me”, the design team at Pallavi Dean Interiors (PDI) was tasked to design new showroom for tile manufacturer Mirage. Being in the heart of Dubai Design District (d3), the client wanted … More

KKD redesigns iconic ABC Achrafieh department store in Beirut

ABC is one of the oldest retailers in Lebanon and among the first ones to provide fixed prices in a country where bargaining was a tradition, the first to employ women in its sales force, the first company to advertise in Lebanon, and … More

Should retail design be more focused on the customer experience?

Offering its consumers a chance to test out its products before making a purchase in one of the Trial Zones, popular sportswear brand Nike last year opened a five-storey retail experience in New York City’s Soho. Surrounded by high-definition screens, the Trial Zone … More

Dan Gayfer Design creates interiors to showcase bespoke concrete products for designers

Anston Architectural makes bespoke concrete products for designers of exterior space. They leased a retail space in the eclectic and industrious inner Melbourne suburb of Abbotsford. Dan Gayfer Design team was approached to design an interior that would showcase its bespoke concrete products. … More

Retail design: Paul McElroy on Millennials and the store of the future

Paul McElroy, partner at Kinnersley Kent Design shares his thoughts on current trends and shifts in consumer behaviour and how the millennial generation will affect all retailers across all markets. We all hear the phrase ‘store of the future’ so frequently it has become … More

5 things you don’t want to miss in the latest issue of Commercial Interior Design magazine

The June issue of Commercial Interior Design magazine is out now. Here are some of the stories you don’t want to miss in this edition. Commercial Interior Design speaks to Dubai-based designer Paul Bishop about his latest projects and his decision to relaunch Bishop Design … More

Page 1 of 3123