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Store design Archives

Hoka releases new global store concept

According to Green Room, this is more than just a shop since a rolling table is set as a space to connect, educate and i...

Meet Lindsay Nicholas, the fashion designer bringing NY edge to Melbourne

We chat with the brand owner and designer about moving to Australia, getting through the pandemic and opening her first ...

From bricks to brand, here’s how concept stores bring it all together

The swing from physical sales to e-commerce has dominated the industry, but now the best retailers will set themselves a...

How engineering mindset helps Lune create the ‘world’s best croissants’

Lune was founded by Kate Reid, a former aeronautical engineer, alongside her brother Cam in 2012 and quickly shot to not...

Inside Deus ex Machina’s flagship in Brazil: The Mansion of Munificence

Last year, Deus unveiled its tropical Mansion of Munificience, a flagship store in Sao Paolo, Brazil dedicated to all th...

Welcome home: Melbourne womenswear label Steele opens first physical store

We chat with Steele founder Jessica Reid about the story and inspiration behind her brand.

Welcome to the glittering new world of Swarovski

After 126 years since it launched in Austria, crystal giant Swarovski underwent a major global transformation this year

The future is now: Welcome to the world of Cadillac House in Shanghai

Set in a stunning, 6500sqm building in the Pudong district of Shanghai, Cadillac House is a multi-sensory experience cen...

Why global retail stores should lean into localism

The designer behind the recently launched M+ Shop and The Other Shop at M+, Asia’s first global museum of contemporary v...

Inside the rumoured death of physical stores and other predictions for 2022

Through Covid, we have seen a vast number of permanent store closures, which has somewhat re-ignited the ‘stores are dea...

Inside Lego’s Launderette of Dreams in London

Lego's temporary installation, the Launderette of Dreams, opened in October for several weeks in London,

Converse steps up customisation with Renew Labs concept

Footwear brand Converse introduces a new store concept in Melbourne’s Fitzroy aimed at helping customers upcycle their s...

A step back in time: Piaget’s Sydney store blends old with new

Swiss watch brand Piaget opens its first standalone store in Sydney as it seeks to form direct relationships with custom...

Step inside The Sensorium, Aesop’s new fragrance experience

Step inside the cult skincare brand’s new fragrance experience, a first-of-its-kind in-store activation that puts fine s...

Burberry’s Imagined Landscape aims to immerse and wow

The legendary brand’s new installation on Jeju Island in the Korea Strait raises the bar for sustainable branded environ...

Beyond beauty: Why neuroaesthetics in retail matter to the bottom line

New fields of study are discovering ways to measure just how much a visually appealing store or pleasant shopping experi...

Inside fitness giant Peloton’s new stores in Australia

Interactive showrooms featuring the fitness retailer’s bikes and apparel have popped up around Sydney and Melbourne.

Inside Optus’ plan to change the way customers view telco stores

About 18 months ago, Australian telecommunications provider Optus set itself an ambitious goal: to become Australia’s mo...

Inside Afterpay and the Australian Fashion Council’s “cutting edge” store

The Edit is a new experiential retail space celebrating local designers and the latest in-store technology.

How retail gave Squid Game the green light

The runaway success of the Netflix series creates an opportunity for retailers everywhere to flash some cultural awarene...