Experience Retail Now
DECEMB ER 2011
Vol. 142, No. 12
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FROM THE EDITOR VMSD EDITORIAL ADVISORY BOARD THE GOODS
LSI/Gene Moore lighting awards Year in review Two Minute Tour: Nashville Bloomers at Bloomingdale’s Greenbuild’s product highlights My.Suit dresses up Wall Street with its high-tech buying experience Best new products of 2011
18 DESIGN DETAIL
44 SHOWROOM 55 AD INDEX
56 CHECKING OUT
Treasure&Bond’s Paige Boggs
F E AT U R E S
VMSD takes you on a tour of Uniqlo’s new Fifth Avenue ﬂagship.
NORDSTROM’S SOHO ADVENTURE A MATTER OF TIME BALANCE BEAM
The venerable department store retailer branches out with the nonproﬁt Treasure&Bond, loaded with creative merchandising ideas.
Exclusives in December
Custom artwork mixes with bold designs inside Tourneau on Madison Avenue. New Balance blends modern-day videos and historic imagery inside its new Experience store.
On the cover More than 300 mannequins stand at attention inside Uniqlo’s
Watchmaker Breitling revisits its roots with aviationinspired pop art
new Fifth Avenue ﬂagship, the largest store in the fast-fashion retailer’s ﬂeet.
PHOTOGRAPHY: ATSUSHI NAKAMICHI, NACASA & PARTNERS, TOKYO
More on My.Suit’s digitally infused store environment for custom-suit buying
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Table of Contents for the Digital Edition of VMSD - December 2011