As part of our series that explores the retail industry's greatest moves of the past year, we picked Spaceworks CEO Lizzi Whaley's brains on the year that was in retail design, and asked for some predictions for 2017.
There's a new sculpture more than 10 metres tall sitting in Auckland's Aotea Square. And it's made of Lego - more than 500,000 pieces of them to be precise.
After 20 years occupying the same space, Wellington jeweller The Village Goldsmith has been given a shakeup. The shop has been refitted and expanded to be nearly three times the size to accommodate the surge in international business. We chatted with founder Ian Douglas and CEO Chris Benham about the reasons behind the re-fit.
Retail can learn a lot from other industries, particularly those as exciting and aspirational as yoga. Auckland's Studio Red Hot Yoga was a winner at the 2016 Red Awards for retail interior design - we heard more from the designer.
We spoke with the team behind R.M.Williams, Wellington, winner of the Fashion + Health Award at the Red Awards 2016. The awards promote excellence in retail design and recognise the contribution of designers, shopfitters and suppliers to the retail industry.