Your Advantage Against the Retail Giants

Has a customer ever looked at an item in your store and declared that they could find the same product at a larger retailer for far less money? The truth is, smaller shops can not generally compete with the big box stores on price. They buy from the same suppliers in greater bulk quantities so they get greater discounts. But … Read More

Gondola Shelving – building material store

Here is building material store we have done with gondola shelving, designed by our in-house store design experts. Notice what a difference a bit of color does to the gondola shelving units.                  

Incorporating Store Fixtures into Store Design

Interior design for stores is important. The aesthetic, as well as the ease of moving around, is all going to matter to a customer. No one is going to want to enter a store that looks run down, or that has store fixtures so close together they feel cramped and unable to find what they are looking for without bumping … Read More

7 Layout Secrets of the Big Retail Chains

  Ever walked into a big chain store and walked out with way more than you had planned to purchase? Big retailers certainly seem to know how to design their stores and create tempting displays to keep us shopping. What’s their secret? Here are seven layout tips from experts who have worked with many major retailers. 1. Make windows shine. … Read More

We Deliver!

Over here at M. Fried we are constantly working hard to satisfy our customer. We pride with the fact that we deliver the right products to our customers on time every time. Our knowledgeable sales people make sure that you get the right products and parts for your retail store. We offer a few different delivery / shipping options   … Read More

Louis Vuitton Wins Store of the Year

The resutls are out. Last night, the Association for Retail Environments (A.R.E.) recognized the best in retail design, store fixtures and visual presentation at its annual Design Awards celebration. This year’s Store of the Year was awarded to the Louis Vuitton Island Maison store in Singapore. Designed by New York-based Peter Marino Architect, the entire space reflects a nautical theme … Read More