Retail

Six Requirements for Successful Coordination on Large-Scale Retail Developments

Whether designing and building a new mall, or making substantial renovations or placing an addition on an existing mall, the old adage “good fences make good neighbors” is an appropriate …

2019 – A Look Back: Bloomingdale’s at the SoNo Collection

It’s the start of 2020 and Hixson has lots of great projects coming to fruition this year. While we’re waiting, why not take a look back at some of our …

Bloomingdale’s at the SoNo Collection Now Open!

It’s now open!  Late last year, we told you about the Bloomingdale’s store being built at the SoNo Collection in South Norwalk, Connecticut, a 700,000 sq. ft. “contemporary shopping experience” …

The Top Six Fixed Ladder Rules Retailers and Workplaces Need to Know Too!

Did you know? Any facility with personnel who use ladders – including retailers and workplace facility owners – are expected to comply with the U.S. Department of Labor’s Occupational Safety …

July’s Top Three Blog Posts

There’s been a lot of cool things happening here at Hixson this summer!  Now’s your chance to take another look at the three most viewed blog posts we’ve had during …

Take Another Look at Bloomingdale’s Santa Monica

Summertime naturally has our thoughts turning to places with sun and sand, and for us at Hixson, it means taking another look at one of our favorite retail projects: Bloomingdale’s …

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 …