VMSD - February 2013 - (Page 2)

Experience Retail Now FEB RUA RY 2013 Vol. 144, No. 2 CONTENTS 30 COLUMNS 4 FROM THE EDITOR 7 VMSD EDITORIAL ADVISORY BOARD 8 THE GOODS Review: Retail Design Collective Puma dresses up its fitting rooms Highlights from Greenbuild 14 DESIGN DETAIL McCormick World of Flavors adds a zing in Baltimore 16 NEXT STORE How to avoid some common tech pitfalls 44 PROBLEM/SOLUTION Lowe’s transforms its light bulb aisle 46 SHOWROOM Signage and graphics 55 AD INDEX 26 56 CHECKING OUT Prophet’s Peter Dixon F E AT U R E S 20 THE SOLE STORY Macy’s Herald Square flagship crafts the world’s largest women’s shoe department. 26 URBAN HIGHLIGHTS ASK Academy lends a contemporary, urban vibe to hair care in Toronto. 30 HERE COMES … TRADITION Holiday windows around the world evoked nostalgic scenes in 2012. 40 ALPINE LAKES OF SOHO Alessi brings designer kitchenware to New York. ON VMSD.com Exclusives in February SPARK PLUG On the cover A revamped women’s footwear department A Q&A with renowned retail designer Charles Sparks at Macy’s Herald Square flagship includes a secondfloor café and more than 300,000 pairs of shoes. SPICE IT UP PHOTOGRAPHY: CHARLIE MAYER, OAK PARK, ILL . 2 FEBRUARY 2013 | vmsd.com More details and images of McCormick’s first-ever store S TAY CONNEC TED WITH VMSD ON http://www.VMSD.com http://www.vmsd.com

Table of Contents for the Digital Edition of VMSD - February 2013

VMSD - February 2013
Contents
From the Editor
VMSD Editorial Advisory Board
The Goods
Design Detail
Next Store
The Sole Story
Urban Highlights
Here Comes...Tradition
Alpine Lakes of Soho
Problem/Solution
Showroom
Ad Index
Checking Out

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