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By Handy Store Fixtures, Posted in Store Design, Store Fixtures

There are a lot of things to focus on when you own your own business, and it can be difficult to pinpoint which areas will make the biggest difference on your bottom line. Still, most retailers can agree that optimizing your store layout is a crucial part of the equation. Read on to learn 3 tips for a successful store layout design to increase your sales and customer satisfaction.... read more.

  • July 21, 2017

By Handy Store Fixtures, Posted in Case Study, Liquor Stores, Store Design, Store Fixtures

Recently, Handy Store Fixtures was contacted online by Rod Heltzel of Jacksboro, Texas. Rod wanted to open a liquor store, but was unsure about the store planning aspect of running a new business. Our Store Design Specialist, Jim Lackey, assured Rod that he would help him through the entire process. Through a series of emails and phone calls, Jim and Rod began the store planning phase of the project based on rough sketches provided by Rod. Once Jim received the drawings from Rod, he began working with our... read more.

  • July 11, 2017

By Handy Store Fixtures, Posted in Liquor Stores

There are a lot of options for liquor store shelving, but when it comes to displaying wine, nothing compares to Handy’s wood wine racks. These attractive shelves help display your wine bottles in an elegant and accessible way, highlighting your selection and elevating the aesthetic of your store. Read on to learn more about these wood wine racks and how to use them.... read more.

  • June 22, 2017

By Handy Store Fixtures, Posted in Shelving, Store Fixtures

Free standing displays can look out of place, and they can actually decrease sales if you use them poorly. But use them the correct way, and you will see how powerful they can be for your bottom line. Read on to learn best practices for using free standing displays in your retail store.... read more.

  • June 09, 2017

By Handy Store Fixtures, Posted in Convenience Stores

Candy is the number one impulse item purchased in a convenience store, according to NACS Convenience Tracking Program (CTP) data. Impulse buying is an excellent opportunity to increase revenue for convenience stores, and candy sales can significantly boost your bottom line. Learn how to best merchandise your candy displays with these three tips and tricks.... read more.

  • June 02, 2017

By Handy Store Fixtures, Posted in Liquor Stores

There are endless options for new storage and display solutions, and sometimes that can be overwhelming. What if you could makeover your current store without replacing your gondolas and wall units or purchasing wide frames or pallet rack units. Read on to learn how liquor stores can use space plus conversion kits to improve storage and display at a fraction of the cost.... read more.

  • May 16, 2017

By Handy Store Fixtures, Posted in Shelving, Store Fixtures

Endcaps are prime display real estate in your store because they are highly visible to all customers who pass them. Because customers who are in a hurry often walk only the perimeter of the store, end units offer the most visibility. Wondering how to increase sales with end units? Check out our tips below!  ... read more.

  • May 04, 2017

By Handy Store Fixtures, Posted in Liquor Stores, Shelving

Whether you are planning a new liquor store layout or updating your current liquor store shelving, you have probably heard of beer cave shelving. But what exactly is beer cave shelving, how much room does it require, and why do you need it for your liquor store? Read on to learn all about the best option in retail beer cooler shelving.... read more.

  • April 21, 2017

By Steve Di Orio, Posted in Shelving

When designing your retail space, your There are many types of walls that are useful for retailers looking to create the best display for their store. For those who are looking for something that looks neat and organized while also saving space, one of the best panel options are slatwalls.... read more.

  • March 20, 2017

By Steve Di Orio, Posted in Pet Stores

The Challenge When creating shelving for pet stores, it can be tempting to stick to plain, functional gondolas and counters. But what if you want to get a little more creative with your shelving, but still maintain functionality? That was the challenge posed to Handy Store Fixtures. An owner of a pet store wanted us to create something a little more interesting than just a simple display unit to hold their “Biscuit Buffet,” an array of dog treats that could be selected individually. Their reques... read more.

  • December 13, 2016