A.R.E. | POPAI
Design Firm Guide
Designer members of A.R.E. | POPAI The New Association represent
leading design firms from around the world. They marry cutting-edge creativity with strategic analysis to provide innovative places
to shop. Below, member firms describe their services in their own
words. These services range from analyzing your target shopper
to conceptualizing retail spaces, from managing the construction
process to outlining strategies for increasing dwell time. Visit
supplierconnect.retailenvironments.org to contact these firms
and other member design firms that did not respond to our
invitation to be included in this guide.
2Hemispheres Oregon City, Ore.
2Hemispheres has been creating innovative consumer experiences since 1999. Our agency is
equally engaged in both the left and right brain
of the retail and event design business. Our
unique blend of strategy and design creates
inspired retail, engaging consumers through
branded presentations that provide memorable,
proven results. We believe that the productivity
of retail is as important as presentation, and that
results in an innovative brand experience for both
the consumer and our clients.
Alessandro Luciani, Designer
Luciani specializes in innovative retail concepts,
retail, and brand experience retail design, store
design, interior design, lighting design, brand
identity, graphics design, architecture and design
services, and consulting.
api(+) Tampa, Fla.
api(+) is an international multidisciplinary design
Atmospheric Group San Diego
firm specializing in food retail, restaurants, spe-
cialty retail, and retail centers. We offer a full
spectrum of services to the retail industry and
solutions that maximize return on investment by
design. Our team pushes creative boundaries and
creates memorable experiences that elevate the
marketplace and inspire the consumer. Through
our thoughtful and innovative design process,
we invite our clients to challenge what is familiar.
Atmospheric Group is a family of digital design
and strategy services that drive the innovative
use of technology to influence the customer
experience and impact sales. We offer our Digital
Experience Needs Audit to help brands identify
and craft meaningful digital engagements
throughout the customer journey. We work with
retailers, CPG brand, healthcare, and hospitality
clients, bringing best practices and analytics to
build a strong digital program.
Bergmeyer Boston, Mass.
Bergmeyer is a multidisciplinary design firm committed to enhancing people’s everyday lives
through experiential environments while achieving successful measurable results. We focus on
developing user experiences for our clients’ clients in the most common places we visit: where
we shop, eat, live, learn, and gather. Great design
isn’t merely attractive and functional; it is results
oriented and driven on the success of our clients’
business needs and goals.
ALESSANDRO LUCIANI, DESIGNER
BIG RED ROOSTER