Articles tagged Retail

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The new Rimowa store in Milan is a plaudit for metal and stone

Milan – In Milan's renowned Quadrilatero della moda, the new Rimowa store blends together core ethos and traditional Milanese materials.

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How to tread new retail design terrain? Venture beyond Earth for inspiration

Hong Kong – Her, a womenswear boutique designed by Clap Studio in Hong Kong, spatially references the reddish landscape of Mars.

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Due to social media one-upmanship, portrait studios are clicking in China

Shanghai – Quarta & Armando created a central wall unit that allows a Shanghai photo studio to stretch the amount of social media-friendly setups for variety-hungry customers.

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A photography shop in a South Korean department store offers another version of luxury

Seoul – Inside of the Lotte Department Store in Seoul, local firm Labotory designed a shutter-friendly retail space that sells cameras, photographs and photo books.

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In digital times, this store in Spain mirrors our growing hunger for ink on paper

Valencia – Masquespacio has designed the first flagship store for a Spanish notebook brand. Can tech interact organically with paper products in this space?

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How do you bring more customers in? By bringing them out, according to Freitag

Seoul – Designed in collaboration with Torafu Architects, the new Freitag flagship in Seoul offers an outdoors leisure space to its customers.

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How can you launch a fashion collection using art installations? Ask Adidas

Seoul – Urbantainer orchestrates installations by eight artists to make a powerful brand statement for Adidas.

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Want to break the barrier with the pharmacist? Serve customers at the table

Designed by KTX ArchiLab, this pharmacy in Himeji used the hospitality-approach to bring pharmacists and customers at the same level.

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Using gold in a space? It can still be elegantly minimalistic – here's how

Beijing – Atelier Tree designed a metal cloud for Poppee, a Chinese jewellery store, that made the use of gold look still elegant and minimalistic.

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For retailers that go global first, what should their eventual home flagship look like?

Beirut – Architect Rabih Geha designed the first flagship store for Images d’Orient, a Lebanese manufacturer that was already present in more than 50 countries.

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In the capital of skincare, beauty stores clean more than faces

Seoul – Betwin Space Design conceived cosmetics store Dr. Jart+ as an oversize cleansing filter... not for faces, but for the city of Seoul.

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This Shanghai boutique shows more retailers need to be inspired by public spaces

Shanghai – For concept store In the Park, Kooo Architects took spatial cues from the recreation areas in the name of creating a more welcoming shopping experience.