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Sporting the community

Nike Community Store – Detroit, May 16 June is turning out to be the month for Nationalism. The Brexit fall out continues to rumble on. Thursday’s result has split communities as well as political parties. There is also the small … Continue reading

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Store Review: Working the room, Chicago

By Karl McKeever First launched in 1999, Design Within Reach began life as an online and catalogue only start-up. From its home in San Francisco, founder Rob Forbes set out to give the public – at least, those with money … Continue reading

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Stores of 2015: #10 – Ministry of Supply, San Francisco

The story behind start up apparel brand Ministry of Supply is an interesting one. Its products are also far from ordinary. We’re talking high performance fabric technology, with properties more often associated with sportswear, as well as NASA, applied to … Continue reading

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Retail Focus: Windows of opportunity?

By Karl McKeever Outside of Christmas and the Olympics, it’s not often that I get to discuss windows these days, and so I was pleased to notice some window innovation when working with clients in San Francisco this month. The … Continue reading

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The Appointment: San Francisco

This month our resident retail specialist Karl McKeever of Visual Thinking visits San Francisco to see if the celebrated city of cultural diversity and visual splendour still has the retail offer to match in the post-recession climate. San Francisco is … Continue reading

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