Retail

Hixson Rises Four Spots on Annual VSMD Listing

Thank you to our clients for continuing to select Hixson as your design partner of choice! Because of you, Hixson rose four spots on this year’s Top Retail Design Firms …

Hixson Celebrates 50 Years of Working with Macy’s, Inc.

Today we recognize Macy’s Inc., with whom Hixson celebrates 50 years of working together this year!  Macy’s then-parent company, Federated Department Stores, first selected Hixson back in 1969 to work …

Top Three Blog Posts from April

One thing we can safely say about early May: The pollen count is probably super high no matter where you live.   Why not prevent yet another bout of sneezing by …

Retail Insights: Keys to a Successful Vendor Shop Design Experience

Vendor shops, or shop-in-shops, have grown to represent a significant percentage of a retailer’s main floor square footage. An allotment of nearly thirty percent is not uncommon and that area …

Four Things to Know About ICSC CenterBuild 2018

The International Council of Shopping Center’s (ICSC’s) annual CenterBuild Conference, held in late 2018, is the go-to symposium for retail design and construction professionals including developers, landlords, retailers, architects, engineers …

Saks Greenwich Complete

The Saks Shops at Greenwich is a premier shopping destination for discriminating buyers in Greenwich, CT.  Recently fully completed, the Saks Shops at Greenwich consists of three boutique stores located …

Retail Insights: Six Things to Know About Restaurant Carve Outs

Carving out space from traditional anchors for restaurant leases is a current trend in mall re-development…one which is good not only for the mall owner but also for the restauranteur …

Coming Soon: Bloomingdale’s at The SoNo Collection

Hixson is proud to be the Architect of Record and Engineer of Record for the Bloomingdale’s anchor store at The SoNo Collection, a new and exciting upscale retail development in …

Spotlight Shines on Westfield Valley Fair

The San Jose (CA) Mercury News recently provided a sneak peek into the renovations underway at the iconic Westfield Valley Fair mall. Hixson is proud to be a part of …

Why Due Diligence Should Be on Your To-Do List

As noted in Hixson’s Winter 2017 issue of Retail Insights, issues in existing buildings can greatly impact the schedule, cost, and even the design of the project. The earlier that …