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Articles In 'Store Design'

By Handy Store Fixtures, Posted in Retail, Store Design

A confusing store layout can cost you sales. In fact, creating an exceptional store design and layout is one of the most important aspects of running a retail business.... read more.

  • June 28, 2019

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

If you aren’t strategically placing impulse items in your checkout area, you’re missing out on key benefits for your business. First, impulse buying boosts revenue - the average consumer racks up an average of $5,400 annually in impulse purchases. Second, strategically placing items near checkout counters can help determine your customers’ buying preferences.... read more.

  • June 05, 2019

By Handy Store Fixtures, Posted in Retail, Store Design

A simple adjustment to your store’s design and layout could effectively result in increased sales. Yes, really! If your store isn’t already accommodating impulse buying, you need to keep reading.... read more.

  • May 13, 2019

By Handy Store Fixtures, Posted in Retail, Store Design

National Small Business Week is just around the corner! This is a great time to increase your exposure within your community and gain new customers. Here are four strategies you can use during Small Business Week to expand your community presence, increase foot traffic, and boost sales.... read more.

  • April 30, 2019

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

As 2018 comes to a close, we wanted to take a moment to compile a list of our customer’s favorite blogs, articles, and Handy tips from this past year. We love getting feedback from you and learning what you’d like to hear more of in the future.... read more.

  • January 02, 2019

By Handy Store Fixtures, Posted in Retail, Store Design

Opening or remodeling a retail store involves a lot of moving pieces, but don’t get so caught up in the details that you forget one of the most important things. Your store design is a crucial element. Getting it wrong could cost you your business. Getting it right will lead to increased sales and repeat customers.... read more.

  • March 27, 2018

By Handy Store Fixtures, Posted in Retail, Store Design

Whether you are trying to influence shoppers through your overall store design or switching to custom store fixtures (which requires choosing a color), it can be difficult to determine what colors to use and where to use them. Thankfully, there’s plenty of research on color psychology to help with those decisions. This beginner’s guide to color psychology will get you started.... read more.

  • February 13, 2018

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

If you want to maximize your tobacco product sales, you need to make sure they are visible. Customers can only purchase what they can see, so you need to optimize your display. Read on to learn how to clearly display tobacco products in your retail location.... read more.

  • October 17, 2017

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

Cross merchandising is tricky business. Overdo it and you’ll confuse your customers as they hunt through your store unable to find what they came for. But when done correctly, cross merchandising simplifies the shopping process for customers and increases sales for the store owner. Read on to learn more about how to effectively cross merchandise in your retail store.... read more.

  • September 12, 2017

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

Whether opening a new store or re-imagining a current one, the store design process is overwhelming. There’s so much to consider from designing a successful store layout and choosing the right shelving and fixture options to manufacturing and installation. Take a deep breath because Handy Store Fixtures can help make this process easy.... read more.

  • August 14, 2017