Supermarket design and innovation inside Hema and Loblaws, the rise of the in-store app

The supermarket sector has been somewhat static over the past ten years, with little of the groundbreaking innovation in the UK and in parts of Europe since the beginning of the 2000s. This is certainly the case in the UK. The...
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Pull&Bear store design and the future of fashion. Five new trends in retail.

Pull&Bear, the youth fashion brand is shifting its demographic catchment from teens to generation Y, through marketing its Heritage range. It is one of the eight brands of the umbrella company Inditex. The Pull&Bear company operates&n...
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Why the bank branch of the future will look nothing like the bank of yesterday

Walk into some bank branches today and you might think you wandered, by mistake, into a Capital One café where management has deliberately chosen to strip out tellers and cash handling facilities. Please see the image below.
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IconSiam shopping mall innovation, convenience and cutting edge retail design

IconSiam where the best of Thailand's retail, entertainment, hospitality and more come together as one. IconSiam is a sensational riverside mixed-use shopping destination on the Chao Phraya River in the heart of Bangkok. The all...
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Convenience, flexibility, and convergence of cutting edge technology in supermarket design

Retailers in the USA announced plans to close more than 9,300 stores in 2019, more than any other year in recent retail history. The situation in China is completely different, where Internet giants are breathing new life into physical stores, inc...
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Petrol forecourt as a convenience retail destination at WOG and Socar

By combining a contemporary retail interior design for essential grocery shopping and impulse purchases, both the oil companies and the grocery retailers win on two fronts, with footfall and profitability.
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A new supermarket market concept for Magnit in Moscow

Magnit is the number 1 retailer in Russia as measured by the number of stores & geographical coverage, with 14,507 convenience stores, 467 supermarkets. It is a convenience food store discount retailer, next to residential buildings...
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Technology Stores vs Pure-play retail fashion and technology branding

We have observed the entrance of direct-to-consumer electronic and fashion retail brands over recent years, but now they are here, they will usher in the next stage of growth for digital retailers.
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Some of the supermarket trends we predict for 2020

"Simplifying apps, evolving in-store dining and expanding micro-fulfilment will be actively pursued by grocery retailers in the year ahead", says Campbell Rigg. Is small the new Superstore? We are observing a decrease in t...
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Four retail design trends changing the shopper experience of fashion stores

To offer customers more of an experience, retailers will not be able to pass on digital elements of their online presence in the store but demonstrate the functional benefits of the store design environment.  We think it is about a...
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Shopping Mall design and branding

Campbell Rigg has been working with shopping centre developers and owners in the retail sector for many years, helping to develop retail environments, branding and wayfinding technology that is reshaping the way consumers shop. Consequen...
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Banking design secrets by Campbell Rigg, new trends in bank branch design‎

Campbell Rigg has been working with large banks in the retail sector for the last few years to develop and deliver new bank branch concepts. The new branch concept is an expression of Campbell Rigg’s commitment to innovation, utilising...
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