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10.09.20 — design:retail

Krispy Kreme to Open Times Square Flagship

Krispy Kreme opened up its Time Square flagship location to serve up their doughnuts 24 hours a day. The new store features the worlds largest "Hot Light", a complete production experience inside, and a walk up window for those on the go.

09.11.20 — design:retail

The Purpose and Importance of Retail Spaces

While ecommerce sales rose during the COVID pandemic, retail locations are continuing to play an unmatched role in maintaining brand and consumer relationships through the "Retail Renaissance".


09.18.20 — design:retail

Burger King Unveils New Restaurant Designs for a COVID World

Burger King shared new designs for the future of their locations including curbside deliveries, pick-up lockers, and on site dining options. As the future of retail has been changing, the functionality of restaurants has also been adjusting to create a more convenient experience.

08.05.20 — Nike News

Paris Welcomes Nike House of Innovation

Joining in with New York and Shanghai, Nike has opened its third House of Innovation flagship on avenue des Champs-Élysées in Paris. While taking new strides to unite shoppers in an entirely immersive experience, it is also set to be one of their most sustainable locations.

07.29.20 — Uncover LA

Create & Cultivate’s Touch-Free L.A. Pop-Up Stocks WOC-Owned Brands & More

Now through August 29th, LA locals are able to use this digital shopping experience to discover and support WOC-owned brands that range from accessories, candles, to skincare at Culver City's Platform, or via Postmates for alternate social distancing service options.

07.22.20 — Footwear News

5 Critical Lessons That COVID-19 Has Taught Retailers So Far

As retail reopens, the restrictions in place have impacted how businesses are navigating through this time of change. Limited to no in person contact, higher digital demands for businesses, supply chain diversification, retail experiences taking new forms, and learning lessons from China are key takeaways discussed in the following article.


07.15.20 — Uncover LA

Shop Beautycounter’s First Clean Beauty Boutique Before It Officially Opens Later This Year

As Abbot Kinney awaits the official opening of Beautycounter's new flagship location, they welcomed an eye catching touch-free shopping experience to safely showcase one of their bestselling products.