Shortly after heritage Wellington menswear store Vance Vivian underwent a refurbishment, it took the opportunity to open an exclusive concept store by Italian outfitter Canali inside. Hamish Vance, director and co-owner of Vance Vivian, and manager Conon Ford teamed up to answer our questions about the project.
Brooks Sports is a US retailer based in Seattle which sells products aimed at runners. The 436 square metre headquarters and flagship space it has recently opened is designed to be an extension of an outdoor running trail, and boasts features such as a ‘guru bar’ where shoppers can learn about the brand’s products, a beer garden and a ‘storytelling track’.
Auckland juice bar Pressed is leveraging a trifecta of retail trends: raw food; pop-up outlets and office delivery. The outlet has popped up on Shortland St and will sell cold-pressed juice until Christmas Eve before closing down.
The Retail Interiors Association is now taking online entries for the latest Red Awards, which celebrate excellence in design and recognise the work of designers, shopfitters and suppliers.