Welcome to the “new”
offering economic/financial coverage, exclusive
industry data, design trends, a.r.e. member
news, and more.
Retail Environments magazine also will be
available in digital format, as a mobile app,
online through www.retailenvironments.org,
and through our 6,000-member-plus Linkedin
For a.r.e. members, we will continue to
provide member-focused content through
“a.r.e. insider,” a special section in each issue
received exclusively by a.r.e. members, design
firms, and supplier subscribers.
The new Retail Environments magazine builds
on a.r.e.’s cadre of retail-focused products,
These are exci Ting times at a.r.e.
A.R.E. RETAIL COUNCIL
Luis Andrade, Sony Electronics Inc.; Michael Cape, Michael Cape Consulting; Elizabeth Dowd,
Recreational Equipment Inc. (REI); Chuck Luckenbill, OfficeMax Inc.; Anthony Mancini, Consultant;
Marc Riera, Nike North America; Christine Russo, Kenneth Cole Productions Inc.
Mitch Abbott, The Rockport Co.; Judy Bell, Target Corp.; Bevan Bloemendaal, The Timberland Co. (Retail);
Jackie Bonic, Liquor Control Board of Ontario; Mark Brodeur, Wal-Mart Stores Inc.; Ray Ehscheid, Bank of America;
Joseph P. Flaherty, Macy’s Inc.; Richard M. Geist, Uncle Sam’s Army Navy Outfitters; Ignaz Gorischek, The Neiman Marcus
Group Inc.; Richard Hamori, Hudson’s Bay Co. (HBC); James Harte, Bob’s Stores Inc.; Janis Healy, Orchard Supply Hardware Stores;
David Hicks, Canadian Tire Corp.; Robert Higgins, Fossil Inc.; James Hilyard, Performance Inc.; Brenda Houston, Brenda
Houston Design; Marc Jamieson, TELUS; Rob Jordahi, Belk Inc.; Tom Jowett, Bass Pro Shops; Danette Kroll, Foot Locker Inc.;
Brad Lenz, Liz Claiborne Inc.; Paul O. Loux, Sephora USA Inc.; Michael Mc Tamney, The Pep Boys – Manny, Moe & Jack;
David Meekings, HAMLE YS; Al R. Rodgers, Dollar Tree Stores Inc.; Paul Schleef, Michaels Stores Inc.;
Michael Trowbridge, Gap Inc.; Bob Waddell, Limited Brands; Bink E. Zengel, Luxottica Retail; Bill Zuercher, Shopko