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By Steve Di Orio, Posted in Store Design

Have you ever thought about the psychology of colors? What they mean, how they attract the eye, and what kind of emotions they bring out in people? While you may not have ever thought it would be relevant, when you’re trying to create an effective retail display, color is everything. So, before you stick with the same old, same old, learn more about the emotional responses colors can evoke and start strategizing ways to incorporate them into your retail display shelves: Think about how you can use col... read more.

  • September 06, 2013

By Steve Di Orio, Posted in Store Fixtures

Woof, woof! That’s dog speak for it’s time to update your retail display fixtures. If you own or operate a pet store, your current shelving units could be costing you money. If your pet store display shelves aren’t built to handle the merchandise you sell, you could be losing out on valuable space or limiting the supplies you can stock. Luckily, we offer a line of products that will help display your products in a clear and efficient manner. When you’re ready to make the switch, consider some of the f... read more.

  • August 30, 2013

By Steve Di Orio, Posted in Store Design

Merchandise display is both a science and an art. There are visual rules to follow, but you have to be creative in arranging your products. Remember, presentation is everything. Your competitors are doing their best to sell more through visually appealing displays. Your goal should be to create a retail bulk display that attracts customers and increase sales. Here are three tips to help you get started: Pick a Product Line or a Single Theme Less is more when it comes to retail bulk display. There’s... read more.

  • August 23, 2013

By Steve Di Orio, Posted in Store Fixtures

Getting the most out of the space you have available has long been a challenge for store owners and retailers. You want to display as much merchandise as possible, but you only have so much floor space in which to do it. There are several different retail store display shelving options you can take advantage of to give you more area in which to display your goods without making your store look cluttered or crammed. Gondola Units: Gondola units are the gold standard for shelving in small to medium-sized s... read more.

  • August 16, 2013

By Steve Di Orio, Posted in Store Fixtures

People love a good sidewalk sale in the summer. It’s outdoors, it’s sunny and they are shopping. What more could a person ask for? An effective sidewalk sale shows that merchants put a little thought into the display of their items. Customers are attracted to a retail display that doesn’t look thrown together, but that is displayed in an organized fashion. Need some ideas for your upcoming sidewalk sale? Check out these ideas for free standing display below: Standing black or white wire baskets can... read more.

  • August 09, 2013

By Steve Di Orio, Posted in Store Fixtures

Every retail category has its own unique challenges. Retailers of seasonal products face the prospect every summer of trying to fit all their warm-weather goods on display, while keeping their year-round merchandise available as well. Within a confined square footage, that can get tricky. Creative retail store displays, when combined with space-saving techniques, will help you maximize your sales potential. Look at some of the simple and affordable solutions below to help you capitalize on your display d... read more.

  • August 02, 2013

By Steve Di Orio, Posted in Store Fixtures

According to “Going to the Dogs,” an article published by the NACS, some convenience stores are beginning to take advantage of supplying products most consumers are reluctant to drive all the way to the supermarket for. These featured store displays are strategically placed to maximize product exposure. Two convenience stores in Chicago and New York, have upgraded their stores by carrying pet supplies, and their business is booming: “Pet supplies have increased a hefty 23%.” What’s the benefit of fill... read more.

  • July 26, 2013

By Steve Di Orio, Posted in Store Fixtures

Finally summer has arrived! Hopefully you’re making the most of this short season and stocking up on all the summer essentials. That means hot dogs, buns, burgers and of course, beer! What good is a summer party or barbeque without the right selection of beer? Let us help you make the best summer beer cave to boost business and better serve your customers this season. Plus, since alcohol is a popular choice for many holidays, it might make sense to keep your beer cave up year-round. While it may sound... read more.

  • July 05, 2013

By Steve Di Orio, Posted in Shelving

When you’re looking to maximize merchandise space in your store, it can sometimes seem impossible. You don’t want to have too many displays, but you also don’t want to leave too much un-utilized space. So where’s the balance? By purchasing the right gondola shelving units you can increase your storage without sacrificing precious floor space. Odds are you’re already using basic gondola shelves in your store. So, why not make the absolute most of them by adding end-caps? What are End-Caps? End fr... read more.

  • June 28, 2013

By Steve Di Orio, Posted in Store Fixtures

It can sometimes be a surprise as to which of your items will become hot-sellers. It’s not always the items you expect. But, when you find that one item that is flying off the shelves, it’s your responsibility to capitalize on it. Not only do you need to boost your inventory, but you need to highlight the product and make it stand out on your shelves. Luckily, there are a few simple ways to make your top-selling products stand out even more. Use these top three gondola shelving units to highlight your me... read more.

  • June 21, 2013