Profiles

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      Results: 27

      The floors of nature: Kährs

      Brand story

      Alyn Griffiths

      20.05.2020

      Swedish manufacturer Kährs has been a major player on the international parquet-flooring scene for many decades. And now, it’s taking a further step into the commercial sector with its high-performing Impression collection, the latest addition to

      So materialistic!

      Alun Lennon

      06.05.2020

      Confident material choices in retail projects have the power to transform shop spaces into ultra-haptic, visually rich environments that no amount of e-commerce trickery can match.

      Body shop: new retail spaces

      Peter Smisek

      06.05.2020

      It’s undeniable that the online retail environment offers a multitude of advantages to consumers, particularly in the current climate. However, thoughtful and engaging design will always hold power to attract consumers out of internet stores and

      Home suite home: Maxalto

      Brand story

      Clare Dowdy

      24.02.2020

      A strong brand needs a strong presentation: Premium Italian furniture brand Maxalto has transformed a Parisian townhouse into a home, with pieces from its latest collection.

      At your service: EuroShop

      Brand story

      Barbara Jahn-Rösel

      20.01.2020

      Every three years, the international retail industry meets in Düsseldorf for EUROSHOP, and to make your stay as pleasant and efficient as possible, the trade fair has come up with a number of interesting services.

      Centre Stage for light

      Light + Building

      20.01.2020

      It is also often nice if details stay invisible. Fully in accordance with the Bauhaus maxim – now a hundred years old.

      Woman of the cloth: Stijlinstituut Amsterdam’s Anne Marie ...

      Alun Lennon

      29.11.2019

      Anne Marie Commandeur of Stijlinstituut Amsterdam shares her thoughts on future trends in textiles, as well as Heimtextil’s role in guiding the future of the industry.

      Pure fabrication: textiles in architecture

      Peter Smisek

      29.11.2019

      Textiles and fabrics represent one of the earliest forms of human technology, as well as an effective, and not to mention sustainable, architectural element. And we’re not talking curtains.

      Heimtextil: Green solutions in focus

      Brand story

      Heimtextil

      19.11.2019

      Sustainability is a permanent focus of Heimtextil. In 2020, the leading innovation platform will provide numerous tools and specials on this issue.

      You've sold me: Retail trends at EuroShop 2020

      Brand story

      Barbara Jahn-Rösel

      16.10.2019

      From 16 to 20 February 2020, Düsseldorf's EUROSHOP will provide a comprehensive overview of current and future trends in the retail sector.

      Interior.Architecture.Hospitality by Heimtextil

      Heimtextil

      08.10.2019

      Tailor-made programme for interior designers, architects and hospitality experts at the world's largest trade fair for home textiles

      The face of retail: Aesop’s latest stores

      Peter Smisek

      30.09.2019

      The global skincare brand that’s long recognised how exemplary interior design can function as a powerful marketing device shows off the latest cohort of its architecturally expressive stores.

      In the bag: new retail-interior concepts

      Peter Smisek

      08.05.2019

      Through their design-led, social-mediatised interiors, retail projects are getting out there.

      Page-turners: 5 bookstores with stories to tell

      Simon Keane-Cowell

      08.05.2019

      Asian bookshops are offering bibliophiles an altogether more immersive experience via bold architectural concepts.

      Limited offer: pop-up retail spaces

      Peter Smisek

      22.11.2018

      As bricks-and-mortar retail continues to suffer heavy losses, pop-up stores are stepping in – design-led, temporary spaces that are as much about a curated brand experience as they are about shifting stock.

      Retail Reimagined: new store projects 

      Peter Smisek

      08.05.2018

      Design-led store concepts are turning shopping into a resolutely aesthetic experience, with highly curated, supremely Instagrammable interiors.

      Sell out: retail spaces that show off

      Dominic Lutyens

      01.10.2017

      Today's flagship stores are transforming existing architectural spaces into memorable physical expressions of brand identity. Top shops!

      Talking Shop: Nendo on retail design

      Simon Keane-Cowell

      27.09.2017

      With a raft of paradigm-shifting retail-design projects to its name, prolific Japanese design studio Nendo is one smart shopper.

      More in Store: New Retail Architecture

      Alyn Griffiths

      21.05.2017

      With your heart's desire a click away, brick and mortar retailers are appealing to that which cannot be quenched online. Featuring texture, tech, colour and a whole lotta cool these recent retail projects are an ode to the senses.

      Purchasing Power: retail trends at EuroShop 2017

      Brand story

      Katharina Sommer

      08.12.2016

      EUROSHOP, the leading fair internationally for the retail sector, showcases in Düsseldorf from 5 to 9 March 2017 the latest trends and future forecasts.

      Poetic Shopping: Aesop designs the retail experience

      Simon Keane-Cowell

      30.08.2016

      When it comes to creating unique, design-led retail experiences, skincare brand Aesop has it in the bag.

      Retail Detail: 10 outstanding store designs – Part I

      Christian Kuhn

      13.08.2016

      When the going gets tough, the tough get shopping. Architonic offers you 10 of the best retail-design projects internationally to have opened their doors recently to customers in search of unique in-store experiences.

      Retail Detail: 10 outstanding store designs – Part II

      Christian Kuhn

      08.08.2016

      Shopping can be addictive. This we know. Which is why we're presenting our second installment of some of the best recently completed retail-design projects from across the globe.

      Selling Out: retail design on show

      Simon Keane-Cowell

      26.07.2016

      Architonic speaks to Elke Moebius, Director of leading retail trade fair EUROSHOP, about the changing landscape of retail-design exhibition.

      Flagship Enterprise

      Dominic Lutyens

      16.12.2014

      It may sound paradoxical, but corporate store architecture today strives to be as individualistic as possible. This is partly due to necessity. Like many booksellers, high-end fashion labels are fending off fierce competition from online retailers.

      Shelf-life

      Dominic Lutyens

      16.12.2014

      In the retail world, bookstore interiors are arguably changing more radically than in any other sector. Time was when bookshops appealed for being old-world and fusty, with their labyrinthine layouts, faintly musty smells and eccentrically bookish

      Vitra Brings It Home

      Simon Keane-Cowell

      22.02.2010

      It's all round to Vitra's place in Weil am Rhein as the leading design manufacturer opens its striking new VitraHaus, designed by Herzog & de Meuron.