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Mobile is Change Game Brick-and-Mortar

Shopping has changed, and shoppers have already become accustomed to purchasing experiences that are integrated into their digital lives.<p>Shopping has …

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MasterCard Gets Its First New Logo In 20 Years

Pentagram uses “circular logic” to bring the financial institution into the digital-payment era.<p>Today, MasterCard revealed a redesign of its consumer-facing logo, the first in 20 years. The way we buy and pay for things has changed dramatically in the past two decades ago–think about the …

The Worst Mistake in Business is Creating Your Own Logo

One of the biggest mistakes you could make in business would be to create your own logo. In many cases a business owners become too emotionally …

Tech, Big Data, and the Future of Retail Design

<i>With the rise of the internet, old-fashioned brick-and-mortar stores have struggled, as online ordering services have increasingly made it</i> …

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Top 55 Retail Designs in June

From lavish designer flagships set inside Upper East Side brownstones to nostalgia-driven tech brand exhibitions, the top June 2016 retail design …

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Retail design: Insight and simplicity rule!

The industry spends a huge amount of money trying to influence shoppers. Unfortunately, much of that is spent on discounts. Nowhere is this more true …

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Design & Shopfitting: A Perfect Match for Business Startups

Are you planning to start your own business or shifting your setup to a new place and want to improve your marketing plan as well as your store …

5 Trends That Are Radically Reshaping Shopper Marketing

Malls are lumbering, claustrophobic dinosaurs, while anchor stores like Macy's and Kohl's are shuttering hundreds of locations. Fresh Direct and …

5 Ways Small-Business Owners Can Improve Customer Retention

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Your small business runs on customers and your willingness to grow. Now more than ever before, customer experience plays an important part in retaining repeat business. Whether your small business is a retail store or a physician’s …

Top Food Franchises of 2016

When most people hear the word <i>franchise,</i> their first thought is <i>food.</i> It's a natural reaction, considering how many high-profile franchise concepts are food-related. In fact, our Franchise 500 list this year contained 119 food franchises, representing more than 200,000 individual places to grab a …

6 Key Ways Design Thinkers Approach Problems

How design thinkers think.<p>Design thinking is a popular strategy for solving thorny problems, both inside and outside the business world. Countless articles detail how to do it. This is not one of those posts. This is a look at how veterans of the process <i>think</i>: what goes on in their minds when they …

8 Retail Design Tips to Help You Boost Sales

We all know that humans are highly visual. Eighty percent of the sensory information the brain receives comes from our eyes, which means if you want …

24 Retail Blogs Every Small Business Entrepreneur Should Be Reading

Small and boutique retailers have their work cut out for them when it comes to staying in business. There's a lot they need to know, and a lot that …

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Light to save a life

The Life Arrow is one of those products that seem to have been born out of thorough research + a stroke of genius. Designed as not just another stand …

Industrial Design

How can we design experiences that increase customer happiness?

In a previous post I discussed some of Daniel Kahneman’s ideas about positive psychology, specifically the Peak End Rule (as told by Paul Marsden at …

Design Thinking: Why are Many Business Leaders Talking About it?

Design Thinking: Why are so Many Business Leaders Talking About it?<p><i>This article was originally published by our friends at The Economist’s Executive</i> …

5 Creative Ways Stores Are Experimenting With Immersive Retail Experiences

Since the dawn of ecommerce, experts have predicted the death of physical retail.<p>Bombarded by a revolving door of platforms and providers, today’s …

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