www.retailenvironments.org RETAIL ENVIRONMENTS january.february.2014
7 | Industry Events
8 | A.R.E. News
11 | Inspirations
44 | New Members
45 | Business Briefs
12 | Backstory: Ship Shape By Gail Deibler Finke
After thorough testing in a full-sized store mockup, Sperry debuted
its new store concept in Natick, Mass.
18 | 14 Ideas to Stir Up Retail in 2014
Speakers and sessions from A.R.E.’s Industry Summit in November
shared big ideas on retail revolution.
20 | Future Vision By Jo Rossman
PAVE helps schools prepare students for careers in retail environments
through the Student Design Competition’s real-life challenges.
26 | Retail Design Collective in Review By Jo Rossman
NYC showrooms provided inspiration and new direction for visual presentation
and retail design.
30 | PAVE Gala
The industry’s educational foundation raised a record-breaking $170,000
at its annual celebration in New York.
33 | GlobalShop: Loving Las Vegas
Returning to Las Vegas, the annual trade show for store design, visual merchandising,
and shopper marketing will host more than 550 exhibitors, a conference program,
and many associated events.
40 | Heading to EuroShop By Tracy Dillon
The international retail industry comes together in Düsseldorf on February 16 to 20
to see the future of retail.
6 | The Conversation: Coach bids adieu to cashwraps...who’s next?
38| On ROI: The Real Challenge with Big Data By Doug Stephens
42 | Green Notes: Saving with Energy Star Products
By Jo Rossman and Lisa A. Wynne
48 | Commentary: Store Environments Designed for
Retail Survival By Ron Bowers
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