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How to Bring in More Foot Traffic With Effective Retail Displays

January 15, 2019

One of the essential needs, when you are running a retail store, is foot traffic! The more foot traffic you have, the more engagement you will potentially have with your customers, and that engagement is what leads to sales! So, how do you drive foot traffic to your store? Well, here...

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You Could Benefit from Slatwall Fittings in Your Store

November 30, 2018

Slatwall fittings could be a good addition to your retail shop for a range of reasons. The fittings are available in a range of styles and options. This can make them a good solution for many different types of retail stores. In many cases, they are made from medium density...

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What to Look for With Your Shop Fittings

October 30, 2018

When you are starting up your shop, you naturally want to make sure that you are getting everything just right with the setup. Naturally, this means you are going to want to consider carefully the shop fittings that you choose. The wrong fittings, not having enough fittings, and using a...

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Tips for Improving Your Retail Displays

September 30, 2018

The retail displays and shelving that you have in your store are almost as important as the products you sell. If you do not have a good way of displaying the goods that you have in the store, it is simply going to be more difficult for them to sell....

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Tricks for Effective Use of Retail Fittings

August 30, 2018

When someone steps into your shop, you want them to immediately be enticed to purchase. That means every area of your store should be appealing to potential customers. One of the things that often gets overlooked is the effect that shop fixtures play in creating this type of environment. Having...

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The Best Way to Display Your Store’s Products

July 30, 2018

While visual merchandising does involve setting up retail displays, it has a lot more to it than that. For instance, it also relates to having the best possible store layout and knowing the right place to put every product. In addition, it means having a point of sale system...

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Saving Space in a Small Retail Space

June 30, 2018

More than 50% of consumers decide whether or not to purchase something when at a retail location. This makes it crucial to have an efficient environment that is clean and uncluttered. If your store is already on the small side, it can be challenging to decide what to do in...

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Innovative Approaches to Improve Your Retail Shelving

May 31, 2018

Though the idea of retail shelving does not seem all that innovative and is certainly more functional than creative, it can often make the difference between return and non-returning customers. Just give a moment's thought: You enter a store and all of the items are laid out in a very...

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Ingenious Things You Can Do With Shop Fittings

April 30, 2018

The world has gone mad over DIY, upcycling, repurposing and creative use of just about anything imaginable. This has even spilled over into the world of retail and shop owners are now encouraged to get creative with the way they use shop fittings and shop fixtures. Naturally, it is helpful to...

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5 Things You Need To Know About Setting Up Retail Displays Today

March 31, 2018

If you set aside the fact that you need to know how best to benefit from the ways that you use your retail shelving and retail displays, and just enter stores to visually assess their displays, you can learn a lot. It is a great deal more challenging to set...

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Sustainable Shop Fittings: Our Guide to Going Green

February 26, 2018

As it becomes more and more apparent that human activities are having an impact on the natural world, businesses and organisations must take it upon themselves to protect the environment. That can be done in any number of ways. You could become involved in clean-up or outreach projects within your local...

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Effective Ways to Save Money on a Shop Fit-Out

February 15, 2018

Ready to take the plunge and open up your retail store? Congratulations are in order. However, it’s important to understand that the process can be lengthy, and it can also be quite costly, particularly if you rush in without sufficient preparation. Thankfully, there are several ways that you can save...

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Will the World be Completely Cashless by 2025?

January 15, 2018

According to a survey carried out in Britain by Lloyds, bank cards and the rise of contactless payments over the past 3 years has led to one quarter of British people believing that they will be able to do completely without notes and coins within 5 years. Only half of...

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5 Things to Look for in a Professional Shop Fitting Company

November 26, 2017

It may seem like a no-brainer to install shop fittings that are both efficient and attractive to customers. But the truth is that there is a very strategic design behind the way that shops are laid out, and knowing how to create this design can make or break your...

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The Six Stages of a Fitout Design and Approval

October 24, 2017

It’s true that planning a fitout can be an onerous, stressful process. However, with the right understanding ahead of time, you can limit just how difficult it is. You’ll need to know several critical components of the fitout design and approval process before you get started. We’ll run through the...

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5 Essential Shop Fittings for your Retail Shop

September 24, 2017

  When setting up a retail shop, there are several necessary shop fittings that are a must have. These will come in handy and will improve the efficiency of service delivery for your retail shop. There are numerous shop fittings that you can use for your retail business. We will...

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Why ADP are Perth’s #1 Shop Fitting Suppliers

September 12, 2017

  Selecting the Right Fixtures for Your Shop in Perth Running a shop can be pretty difficult. It can be hard to create a store layout that's inspiring, cheerful and modern. It can often be hard to find the perfect store fixtures, too. When you need high-quality store fixtures in Perth,...

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5 Handy Tips for Setting Up Your Shop

August 9, 2017

Tip One: Use a Consistent Visual Theme There are several tips that you can use for your shop fixtures. The first tip is to make sure that you have a theme inside of your shop. The shop fixtures will need to mesh with the brand that you have communicated through your...

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Benefits of working with a local shop fitter in Perth

August 9, 2017

As a retail store owner I am sure that your end goal is to make a deep, ongoing and meaningful connection with your target shoppers which keeps them coming back again and again. To do this you need to create a great brand image and have this permeate every stage...

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Shopfitting Tips To Give You The Competitive Edge

July 24, 2017

If you want to be a success in retail, it can help considerably to have strong a strong understanding of shopfitting. Shopfitting, in a nutshell, is all about making the most out of available retail spaces. People who are in charge of shopfitting have to take care of equipment and...

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Why a good shop layout is essential for your retail business

July 16, 2017

The Perks of Great Shop Layouts in the Retail World Running a retail business is something that calls for a substantial amount of dedication and attention. There are always so many diverse things to take into consideration. If you want your retail business to do well, you need to think carefully...

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What is a shop fitter?

June 24, 2017

Not to be confused with shoplifters, shopfitters are the people dedicated to building and installing commercial spaces. The term “fitting-out” is how the process is described by those in the trade, because the job is not done when the building is completed. All the necessary components of the business must...

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10 Tips to Cut Costs in Shop Fitting

June 17, 2017

 “Shopfitting” is the construction and finishing of commercial spaces, such as retail shops, department stores, offices and restaurants. This can include the building of display units, counters, shelving and supplying the necessary fixtures and equipment a business needs to operate. For example, typical shop fittings for a restaurant would...

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Why Choose ADP for Shop Fittings in Perth

May 24, 2017

The image of a shop during operation has a direct impact on a shopper's behaviour. That is why most companies insist on a proper brand presentation on the shelves. The outlook of an enterprise attracts a positive shopping behaviour. Visual brand merchandising gives products an attractive display. With a beautiful...

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Choosing the Best Possible Shop Fitter

May 16, 2017

Shop fitters, or professionals responsible for arranging and implementing the layout of all sorts of structures, must be carefully chosen by clients to assure a smooth overall fitting experience. Because, as anyone who has utilized the services can attest to, their results are definitive and far-reaching. In other words, shop...

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5 Essential Questions to Ask When Creating a Store Layout

March 22, 2017

The layout of your store is extremely important to your future success. Some would even argue that it’s just as important as the service or product you’re going to sell. Even if you do find some measure of success, if your store layout could be better, than your entire operation...

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Organising Your Retail Space to Encourage Sales

March 8, 2017

Operating a successful retail space comes down to more than just having the best possible merchandise. Far too many store owners make the mistake of thinking that great inventory will be enough, when the truth is that you also need to understand how to best organize your entire retail space,...

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Planning Your Store Layout – Our Step by Step Instructions

February 28, 2017

When it comes to the success of your store, you may think only two things really matter: Your products Location While these will undoubtedly play a huge role in whether or not your store succeeds, don’t forget about its layout. Put simply, a poor layout will create unnecessary barriers between your customers...

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Choosing the Right Display Systems for Your Shop

February 14, 2017

Most retailers don’t have the advantage of selling products people will pick up and purchase the moment they walk in the store. This may happen from time to time with something extremely popular, but for the most part, you can expect that your customers will walk in and look around before...

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Our Point of Sales Display Tips

December 21, 2016

Many companies have found success when it comes to using point of sale displays to market their products. While this type of marketing does have quite a bit of potential, many are not using it to the best of its ability. The following are some tips that will help you...

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You Can Create Store Designs With High-Converting Displays

December 7, 2016

Getting into the retail world and being a success is about far more than just having the right products and a good location. It also has to do with the overall design of your store and the displays you have in the store. This is true whether you are in...

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Choosing the Right Shop Fittings for My Perth Business

November 23, 2016

After you’ve established a building to use as your shop front, it can be essential to equip your Perth business with the right shop fittings and accents to create the perfect fit for your store. You want your Perth business to have a dynamic edge, providing an appearance that consumers...

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Get the Best Shop Fitting Design and Display Ideas from ADP

November 9, 2016

ADP Store Fixtures is a dynamic one stop shop for all of your shopfitting and display needs. The company appeals to an audience of business owners who wish to have vibrant and appealing visual displays in their shops. ADP Store Fixtures provides shopfitting services that can help your store stand...

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Money Saving Tips for Your Shop Fit Out

October 19, 2016

With so many factors in play, budgeting can be stressful when it comes to shop fittings. Perth has a great number of contractors to choose from, which can make the process seem even more daunting. With a little bit of thought and some careful planning, you can turn your shop...

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Why ADP Are Perth’s #1 Shop Fitting Company

October 5, 2016

ADP Store Fixtures has become one of Australia’s largest suppliers of shop fitting products over its 28 years of service. Owned and operated by a single family since its conception, ADP Store Fixtures has grown from an acrylic fabricating and design business, to a offering a complete range of display...

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Save Money with Your Shop Fitter in Perth

September 22, 2016

As with any building or redevelopment project, a shop fit out can quickly turn into a way more extensive undertaking than you planned – and that nearly always means going way over budget as well. Fortunately, there are steps you can take to minimize the damage and keep things under...

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Shop Fitter Trends for 2016

September 8, 2016

If your clients are the butter of your business, then your shop fittings are the bread – the base upon which everything must be built in order to keep up with the competition and move your business forward. In a world increasingly reliant upon online purchasing and burdened by short...

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Top 5 Things You Need From Your Shop Fit Out

August 24, 2016

When you buy shop fittings in Perth for your store, you need more than just a few shelves and racks. Shopping for the bare essentials will give you places to put your merchandise, but it won’t help you much with your visual merchandising. That’s why it pays to get a...

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Make Your Shopfitting Displays Awesome with These Handy Tips

August 10, 2016

Make Your Shopfitting Displays Awesome with These Handy Tips In the retail world, shopfitting is just as important as carrying quality products and providing good customer service before, during, and after the sale. With the right shop fittings in Perth, you’ll improve your visual merchandising, giving customers a better idea of...

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Visual Merchandising for Your Store

July 22, 2016

Have you ever walked through a fashion boutique or a large corporate apparel store and wondered how they manage to get the perfect visual merchandising every time? They have a lot of the same apparel and accessories that you have in your store, but they just have an extra boost...

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Supermarket Psychology for Your Store’s Entrances, Layout, and Shelving

July 6, 2016

Believe it or not, you can learn a lot about visual merchandising just by taking a walk through your local supermarket. Though you may not pay much conscious attention to it, there’s a reason that nearly every supermarket you walk into has a very similar layout. That’s because the entrance, layout,...

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What Do Shop Fitters Do?

June 22, 2016

If you’re in the process of opening a retail or other customer-facing business, you’ve probably heard at least a bit about shop fitting and when to hire a shopfitters in Perth. But what are shop fitters and what do they actually do? And, most importantly, what can they do for...

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Why Business Success Starts With Your Shop Fittings Company

June 8, 2016

If you’re in the retail or service industry, you probably think that your superior products and/or services are the most important thing for your business’ success. However, while you should always focus on the quality of your deliverables, there’s something else that may matter even more to your customers –...

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Benefits of Hiring a Professional Shopfitter in Perth

September 29, 2015

Does your store need a bit of an overhaul when it comes to its look? Chances are the answer to that question is yes – as every shop could use a facelift when it comes to new essentials like lighting, displays and other design elements. However, doing it yourself could...

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Do I Need a Shop Fitter?

September 25, 2015

If you’ve got your own retail business in Perth you know how hard it is to remain successful. You’ve got to manage your products and services, ensure that your customer service levels are as high as possible, and look after countless other things to ensure success – and that includes...

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5 Ways to Save on Shop Fittings

August 19, 2015

Visual merchandising is crucial to any retail establishment, which is why it’s so key to ensure your shop fittings are attractive and effective. However, a shop fit can be prohibitively expensive, especially if you want to do it right and in a way that will attract customers to your shop....

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Does Your Store Need New Shop Fittings?

August 12, 2015

Good retail shops have a whole life of their own. There’s a massive fanfare when they open, there’s the constant cycle of seasonal sales, and sometimes there are strange slowdowns that seem inexplicable. In times like these, it might be the right time for a bit of a make-over. Here...

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Help your Retail Business Grow with new Shop Fittings

July 7, 2015

When planning to set up a retail shop, many things have to be considered. The location of the shop is foremost, as the right location will attract many customers. Second to location is considering the type of product to be sold and the pricing of that product. However, minor things...

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Does less mean more with Shop Fittings?

July 5, 2015

Opening up a new retail store can be an intimidating and daunting task. There are many things to consider while opening up a new shop or when re-modeling an old one. To get the best shop fitting advice, it is best to consult experts like ADP store fixtures and retail...

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Shop Fittings Perth: Why does it Matter?

June 23, 2015

The way a shop looks and operates on the surface level says a lot about the kind of business that runs beneath the surface. This is because the outlook of the business is something that truly attracts the customers and prompts them to choose to do the business with you more than anyone...

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Shop Fittings to Bring More Sales

June 16, 2015

Visual merchandising is a very important factor in making more sales, which is why in the 21st century it has become integral that you opt for shop fittings and dedicate a part of your budget to making your shop look better in order to attract more and more customers each...

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ADP Shop Fitting Projects in Perth

May 15, 2015

Here are some of our favourite shop fitting projects we’ve worked on recently in Perth!Liquor StaxAt Liquor Stax, our brief was to provide a shop fitting solution to display large quantities of wine in a heavy duty display unit....

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How to Choose the Right Shop Fittings for your Business in Perth

May 5, 2015

Choosing the right shopfitting solution for your shop is incredibly important both for visual merchandising purposes and for customer convenience. The following are some items to think of when establishing a retail display. What are you Displaying?The first question that you should ask yourself is how you can best display and...

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How to use Colour in Visual Merchandising Display

April 15, 2015

In our previous blog articles, we talked about the way colours in visual merchandising displays affect customers, and explained how to choose complementary colour combinations based on different colour wheels. This month, we’d like to focus on how to actually use this information when creating visual merchandising displays in your...

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Visual Merchandising Perth: The Effects of Music on Customers

April 5, 2015

In our previous blog articles, we’ve mainly talked about visual merchandising techniques for the eyes, such as shopfittings , colours and window display configuration. While visual displays are incredibly important in visual merchandising, it’s often easy to forget about our other senses! As a shopfitter in Perth, we know how...

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Visual Merchandising Displays: The Colour Wheel

March 15, 2015

In our previous blog article, we talked about the effects colours in visual merchandising displays have on customers. Not only do they attract attention, they can also evoke an emotional response in your customers and encourage them to associate your brand with a particular industry. Knowing this is important but...

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Visual Merchandising in Perth: I Need Colours, Colours is What I Need!

March 5, 2015

As a shopfitter in Perth, we understand the importance of using colour in visual merchandising displays. The effective use of colours not only looks striking, but it will also affect the way your customers think, encouraging them to understand your brand and the story you’re trying to tell with your...

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How Store Layout Can Help Prevent Shoplifting

February 25, 2015

By and large, petty theft is a crime of opportunity. Most of the people who shoplift do it because they know (or think they know) that they can get away with it, not because they're desperate for another shirt or bag. Because of this, one of the easiest things store...

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Visual Merchandising Tips for Shop-Owners in Perth

February 12, 2015

Displaying merchandise can be difficult. You're never really going to appeal to everyone with a single display, especially with something as variable as clothing. However, there are a few guidelines and tricks to creating a successful display that will draw in customers and, hopefully, increase your sales. This article is...

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Traffic Flow and Visual Merchandising

January 30, 2015

Effective visual merchandising can act as a traffic conductor. It can encourage customers to travel through your shop in a pre-determined fashion, to create a product story or simply display as many of your goods as possible in a short period of time. People are extremely visual creatures and they...

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Dress Your Mannequins for Success: Visual Merchandising Tips in Perth

January 14, 2015

In previous blog articles, we focussed on different elements of visual merchandising as a way to increase customer interest and improve sales. In the world of fashion especially, visual merchandising is an essential tool for selling your products. The way you present your items will have a drastic impact on...

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Why is Your Target Customer So Important for Visual Merchandising?

December 18, 2014

As a Perth shop owner, your main objective is to increase your profit by increasing your sales. To do this, it is important to attract new customers, whilst also maintaining the loyalty of your regular clients! This is where in store visual merchandising becomes key. A dynamic, innovative and interesting...

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The Importance of Lighting in Visual Merchandising

December 7, 2014

Visual merchandising is extremely important as a tool to encourage customers to look at and buy your products. At ADP, we have over 30 years of experience in shop fittings in Perth, and we understand the importance of effective visual merchandising to increase customer interest and sales. One of the...

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The Silent Salesman: Point of Sale Visual Merchandising Solutions

November 24, 2014

At ADP in Perth, we understand the value of an effective point of sale visual merchandising solution. By arranging an attractive array of point of sale (POS) accessories from ADP, you will grab the attention of your customer and create excitement and interest in a situation where the customer was...

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How to Choose the Right Shop Fitter in Perth

November 10, 2014

In previous blog articles, we discussed the importance of visual merchandising and good quality shop fittings in enhancing the customer experience in your store. It is incredibly important to select a shopfitter who will contribute to the ambience and atmosphere in your shop, to help to increase customer traffic and...

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Why Should I Get Glass Shelving for My Shop?

October 31, 2014

In our previous blog post, we focused on the importance of using high quality, functional and beautiful shelving to better display your products and increase sales in your shop. Recently, walking around in Perth, we have noticed many shop spaces, which could be greatly improved. The visual merchandising and aesthetic...

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How Can Good Quality Shop Shelving Help You to Increase Your Sales?

October 31, 2014

Creating an organised and aesthetically pleasing shop is incredibly important, as we have discussed in our previous blog posts which focused on visual merchandising. One of the most important ways to really showcase your products and create a beautiful buying experience for your customs, is to ensure that your shelving...

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Why is a Product Story so Important for Visual Merchandising?

October 13, 2014

Visual merchandising is an extremely important form of marketing. Your shop front is the literal face of your business, so everything in it needs to reflect your brand image and concept. The key to excellent marketing is invoking emotion in your customers. By creating a theme or story in the...

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Creating an Effective Window Display

October 13, 2014

Creating an Effective Window DisplayAttracting the attention of customers as they walk past your business is an extremely effective way to increase your business and create interest in your products. An exciting and beautifully presented window display is an integral part of visual merchandising, and a very important investment. Thematic...

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