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Great optometry outlet layout and design will drive sales

According to retail industry design tips, putting thought and energy into a shopfront design is the reason foot traffic walks into - or right past - your shop...

12 May 2016

New store for Helly Hansen

Shopfitting Depot has been appointed to supply the major display systems and componentry for the Helly Hansen store opening at the end of April in the Mall of Africa, located in the heart of Waterfall City in Midrand...

Issued by Shopfitting Depot 15 Apr 2016

A new way of looking at retail fixturing and merchandising

Interior and speciality retail designers now have a unique opportunity to view an extensive range of options and discuss their specific needs and requirements with a team of professional designers...

Issued by Shopfitting Depot 7 Apr 2016

Living wall installed at The Zone @ Rosebank

The Zone @Rosebank has introduced a vertical living wall that runs alongside the News Café, Bombay Blues and RocoMamas, which are situated on the ground floor of The Zone Boulevard, creating an outstanding piece of natural beauty...

18 Mar 2016

#DesignMonth: Trevyn McGowan on the new Work Shop New Town

Johannesburg's Work Shop New Town, an innovative new retail concept, houses over 100 fashion, design and lifestyle brands in the 1911 potato sheds at Newtown Junction.

By Jessica Taylor 25 Feb 2016

#DesignMonth: Nando's bags a Loerie for locally inspired Soweto outlet

The effort by Nando's to support local designers garnered it a Loerie award recently for the decor at its outlet in Soweto's Maponya Mall...

By Priscilla Malinga 23 Feb 2016

#DesignMonth: Three key retail design directions for SA in 2016

To stay relevant, retailers should reinvent their brick-and-mortar locations brand identity every three to five years...

By Brandon Williams 11 Feb 2016

#DesignMonth: Adrian Morris on designing localised experiences

Having executed several projects in Ghana, Mauritius, the Seychelles and Australia, where it will be opening an office in April, Design Partnership foresees "a shift away from the cookie cutter to localised experiences, underpinned by the rise of local individuality, primarily driven by the fact that everything is everywhere today - the world has become non-differentiated, an ubiquitous sameness"...

By Jessica Taylor 3 Feb 2016

New Superspar opts for vinyl floors

The Superspar Eagle Canyon, on the corner of Christian de Wet and Scott Streets in Boskop, Roodepoort, has decided to install vinyl floors in its 2700m² store, instead of opting for more traditional floor coverings...

4 Dec 2015

Edcon looks at better use of store space amid sales drop

Edcon, the retailer whose chains include Edgars, CNA and Legit, will make sweeping changes under new boss Bernie Brookes as the ailing group tries to claw back market share...

By Zeenat Moorad 23 Nov 2015

Shopping centres need to remain relevant, says Tagg

New mall and retail centre development prospects are still plentiful in South Africa, according to Gavin Tagg, MD of Retail Network Services, a full-service specialist retail strategist and leasing company...

20 Nov 2015

KFC reveals new modern store concept

Earlier this week, KFC revealed the first glimpse of the fast food restaurant chain's contemporary new store design - the first of its kind both locally and internationally...

6 Nov 2015

Visual fantasy erected at Menlyn Park

Paying homage to Pretoria's world-renowned purple-hued beauty, a huge wall of individually cut and intricately folded jacaranda flowers, detailed jacaranda leaves and hand-sculpted proteas has gone up in front of a redevelopment section in Menlyn Park Shopping Centre...

8 Sep 2015

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