The July/August 2011 “Forward by Design” retail design issue of Contract magazine is now available to view online. The digital version, produced via Nxtbook, offers readers an interactive design resource that mirrors the magazine's print publication, which sends nine times per year.
The issue speaks to today’s retail design trends, with essays from A&D experts on shrinking store floorplates and sustainability and retrofitting strategies. Featured projects include: Marc Jacobs in Tokyo designed by Jaklitsch / Gardner Architects; Kate Spade New York in Tokyo designed by Kramer Design Group; C&A in São Paulo, Brazil, designed by Chute Gerdeman, and Levi’s Meatpacking in New York designed by Anderson Architects, and more.
Additionally, the issue showcases the Best of NeoCon® 2011 Award winners, giving a deeper look at the Best of Competition Award winner, MOTUS by HALCON, as well as top fabric selections from Steve McCollom and Karen Ostromecki.
>> Read the Contract magazine Retail Design (July/August 2011) digital edition