Sat.Oct 01, 2022

Royal Mint releases designs for new 50 pence coin featuring King Charles III


The Royal Mint has today unveiled the first coin to bear King Charles III’s portrait, a 50p coin due to enter circulation later this year. British sculptor Martin Jennings created King Charles III’s official coinage portrait, which was personally approved by the King.

Food Halls Are Booming in the U.S. and Abroad


O NE OF MY FAVORITE things to do when traveling for either work or pleasure is to check out the local food scene. Who doesn’t love a well-designed, chef-inspired restaurant in which to lust after all the finishes, lighting, ambience and great food?


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Interiors Inspiration: Design Week’s favourite new projects


This warehouse-turned-nursery in East London has been designed by Delve Architects with a focus on sustainability through its use of natural materials.

Fashion Institute of Technology Student Awarded 2022 VMSD Scholarship


(PRESS RELEASE) HOLLYWOOD, FL — It is with great pleasure that PAVE in partnership with VMSD congratulates Alexandria Casella, a Senior in the Fashion Institute of Technology’s Spatial Experience Design program as the recipient of the 2022 VMSD Scholarship! Alexandria Cassella.

Industry Shake-Up: 2023 Commerce Trends To Rock Your World

Speaker: Ashlee Aldridge - Reach Partners LLC | Bill Mirabito - Chameleon Collective | Ronak Shah - PSA Retail & CPG, Amazon Web Services | Wayne Teigen - Pivotree

Join this exclusive conversation with our expert panelists and learn how you can thrive as an e-commerce retailer - even when faced with adverse market challenges. Don't miss out; register today!

Step inside the world created by the Dutch design studio Beyond Space

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A one-of-a-kind Amsterdam-based design studio – Beyond Space was founded by Remi Versteeg and Stijn de Weerd with Esther Bentvelsen joining them as the third partner. […]. The post Step inside the world created by the Dutch design studio Beyond Space appeared first on DesignWanted.

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Karl’s Fishing & Outdoors Opens First Brick-and-Mortar Store


A NGLERS OF ALL AGES, both novice and seasoned, have long turned to digitally native Karl’s Fishing & Outdoors (Chicago) for all things related to fishing.

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IRDC 2022 Preview: Creative Minds to Gather for Two Days of Education and Exploration


T HERE’S A LOT OF retail design magic happening in Columbus, Ohio, home to a host of design and architecture agencies and industry leading brands.

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Data silos among commercial and marketing teams leading to missed opportunities for retailers

Retail Times

Data silos between commercial and marketing teams are leading to missed opportunities for retailers according to new research by product performance management (PPM) platform ROI Hunter. Data Time Research ROI Hunter

Here’s Your 2-Minute Retail Tour of Columbus, Ohio


THE NUMBERS. The capital of the Buckeye State, and also its most populous city, Columbus, Ohio, is home to 905,748 people, according to the 2020 census. It’s the 14th most-populous city in the U.S. second-most in the Midwest (Chicago holds the top spot) – and it’s growing at a rapid pace.

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Sainsbury’s unveils new look Stoke-on-Trent Superstore after major investment

Retail Times

Customers in Stoke-on-Trent have been trying out their newly upgraded Sainsbury’s supermarket this week following a six month programme to refresh and refurbish the store.


How to Address the Needs of the Next Generation of e-Commerce Customers

Speaker: Jenn VandeZande, Head of Digital Engagement Strategy at SAP Customer Experience | Beth Scott, VP, Business Operations - Supply Chain | Nikki Grigsby, PHR, Chief Operations Officer at Syndigo | Levana Wang, Content Creator, Gen Z Expert

Join Jenn VandeZande, Beth Scott, Nikki Grigsby and Levana Wang for this insightful and topical conversation on the modernization of e-commerce tech.

Dawn of an Era


T HE MONTH OF NOVEMBER will mark my 10th year at VMSD. When I first started at the publication as an Assistant Editor in 2012 under Anne DiNardo as Editor-in-Chief and Robin Donovan as Managing Editor, retail was still bouncing back from the 2008 recession, albeit with flying colors.

Spar supports the One Tree Planted campaign

Retail Times

Leading symbol group, Spar UK, is supporting the international brand’s 90th anniversary celebrations by giving back to communities and planting 12,500 trees all over England with leading organisation One Tree Planted. Retail News Retailer News Spar


Progressive-Era Garden


T HIS RETRO WINDOW promoting “war vegetable gardening” circa World War I, showcases a couple hard at work in their Liberty Garden, with the male figure toward the right wiping his brow with a handkerchief.

Cathedral City to expand lighter range with release of Lighter Extra Mature 350g block

Retail Times

Cathedral City, the UK’s favourite cheese brand from Saputo Dairy UK, is extending its popular ‘Our Lighter’ range with the release of a Lighter Extra Mature 350g block. Cheese Dairy products Product Time Cathedral City


Sustainability at Retail

As part of a global Sustainability at Retail initiative, Shop! worked collaboratively with its global affiliates to address critical environmental issues, outlined in this white paper.

Catch the Latest Signage and Graphics, In-Store Technology, and Lighting


E ACH ISSUE OF VMSD showcases the latest new and noteworthy products from a variety of categories, from fixtures to mannequins to materials to lighting – and everything in between. Be sure to check monthly for additional product coverage. Artaic’s Mosaic Tiles.

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5 Common Packaging Problems & How To Solve Them

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Most people don’t give a second thought to the packaging of the products they use — until they encounter packaging problems. Packaging


Dick’s Sporting Goods Named 2022 VMSD/Peter Glen Retailer of the Year


F OUNDED IN 1948 as a small fish-and-tackle store in upstate New York by then 18-year-old Richard “Dick” Stack, Dick’s Sporting Goods (Pittsburgh) has dropped numerous other lines into the retail waters over the years. That’s been especially true since the turn of the millennium.

Asda selects Dassault Systèmes for its planning and optimisation solutions

Retail Times

Dassault Systèmes has announced that Asda, the third-largest grocer in the U.K., has selected Dassault Systèmes’ solutions to transform its in-house transport operations.

Richard Lems Turned a Cosmetics Brand into an International Retail Powerhouse


Richard Lems. This Dutch store designer has helped turn the Rituals Cosmetics brand into an international retail powerhouse, making the store the place where the love story begins. He’ll also be a speaker at this year’s IRDC. Where are you from?

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Magenta Telekom dials up personalisation with MoEngage to grow app engagement by 150%

Retail Times

Austria’s second-largest telecommunication brand, Magenta Telekom, has boosted digital engagement, growing app use and interactions by 150%, thanks to a solution from MoEngage, the leading insights-led customer engagement platform. Retail News Retail Technology Retailer News Magenta Telekom MoEngag

½ Coffee & Bar, Fujian, China


T OURIST-BASED RETAILING remains challenging given current pandemic protocols.

3 Tips for Pitching Effectively at Trade Shows 

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Kerry launches Food Waste Estimator to raise awareness of collective action that can be taken to tackle global food security

Retail Times

Kerry, the world’s leading taste and nutrition company, has launched a unique tool to raise awareness of food loss and waste, as it calls for collective action in tackling food security. Kerry’s Food Waste Estimator, announced today to mark the UN International Day of Awareness of Food Loss and Waste Reduction, allows consumers and manufacturers to quantify and understand the financial and environmental impact of reducing food waste either in the food chain or in the home.

V&A East seeks wayfinding designer for £500,000 project


A East has launched a tender valued at £110,000 for the wayfinding and signage design for both its main museum and the V&A East Storehouse. The distinct difference between these sites are that V&A East Storehouse is not a museum but a live working store which the public can view. The tender also covers the interpretation design for the V&A East Storehouse and must reflect the nature of the live. Source

Zalando enters Next Step in Strategic Partnership with Nike, Inc.

Retail Times

Zalando, one of Europe’s leading online platforms for fashion and lifestyle, and Nike, Inc. have taken the next step in their strategic partnership, deepening the longstanding relationship between both companies.

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Retail Store Windows

Has every one in London lost their sense of humour? Has everyone in Visual Merchandising forgotten how to be interesting, thought provoking or clever? There is absolutely nothing, and we really mean N-O-T-H-I-N-G that is fun in retail store windows right now.