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Store design

Exclusive insights from Kmart Group’s head of store design

Exclusive insights from Kmart Group’s head of store design

As the head of store design at Kmart Group, Mark Staton is responsible for implementing physical and digital innovations across hundreds of Kmart and Target stores in Australia.  Ahead of his upcoming ...
Chocolate channels: Inside Lindt’s new in-store and online strategies
Sneakerheads get their digital kicks at Salvatore Ferragamo NYC store
Welcome to the future: Bricks-and-mortar retail undergoes a revolution
Honey tastings and beekeepers: Step inside an immersive wellness lab

Store design Archives

New, now, next: Introducing some of the coolest new stores in Asia

Here are some of our favourites from the past few months, including Furla, KFC and Harvey Nichols.a

Priceline Pharmacy opens new concept store to test tech, products, services

"This is a big sandbox where we can play; a laboratory where we can experiment,” says GM Andrew Vidler.

Opinion: Why it’s time to go boldly where retail has gone before

The great retail pioneers knew shopping was entertainment and created surprising experiences. Yet much of today’s retai...

Meta Store brings the social network to the metaverse

By following Apple store’s tradition of putting the technology in the palm of the consumers’ hand, Meta aims to take Fac...

“Nobody came in”: Apple retail pioneer Ron Johnson on success and failure

When most people think of Apple stores, they think of industry-leading design bolstered by the business’ amazing product...

Lifting the logo: Inside the rebrand of Thai supermarket Lotus’s

The rebrand is well under way and markers of the transformation can be seen both outside and inside the stores, many of ...

Step inside fitness brand LSKD’s first experiential retail showroom

Last month Australia-based activewear brand LSKD launched its first physical store in Loganholme. Here, we talk to found...

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

Iconic Australian lifestyle brand Deus Ex Machina is well-known for its experiential bricks-and-mortar stores all around...

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...

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 Aesop’s world-first fragrance experience, The Sensorium

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 enviro...