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Now that you’ve decided where to position your design center and target it to meet the needs of specific customers types, it’s time to decide what to put in it.
How to make design centers a bigger part of any in-store shopping experience and further differentiate your retail operation.
Store planner Jennifer Magee looks at ways to re-imagine customer service areas to give shoppers the very best in-store experiences.
Retailers have increased the scale of their outlet areas and built freestanding outlet stores to meet demand and provide merchandising flexibility.
Store layouts influence how customers interact with your merchandise and how much they buy.
Leases on roughly 1.5 billion square feet of retail space will expire this year. That, combined with a high vacancy rate, make it a buyers’ market for home furnishings retailers.
A fundamental shift has occurred in the way forward-thinking home
furnishings retailers are approaching store design.