Retail

Hixson a Top 30 A/E Retail Design Firm

We are excited to announce that Hixson has again been named a top Engineering & Architecture firm by Building Design & Construction magazine as part of their annual Giants 300 …

HVAC Options to Combat COVID-19: A Retail Insights Special Edition

Hixson appreciates retailers’ desire to protect customers and staff, and quickly restore shopping to sustainable levels. In another special edition of our Retail Insights newsletter, we offer four engineering practices …

Bloomingdale’s San Jose Now Open!

Hixson is excited to announce that the all-new Westfield Valley Fair shopping center is now open!  A popular shopping destination in San Jose, California, Westfield Valley Fair recently underwent a …

Hixson Once Again on Top Retail Design Firms List

Hixson is happy to announce that VSMD magazine’s annual list of Top Retail Design Firms shows us once again rising higher in the directory, up three spots (now at #32) …

Covid-19 and the Rise of BOPIS/BOPAC in Retail

The Covid-19 pandemic is causing dramatic and rapid change in the retail industry.  Mandated quarantines and temporary store closures forced new urgency on the retail sector to re-imagine how products …

10 Things About Touchless: A Retail Insights Special Edition

As retail stores begin the task of fully re-opening – and in some states this is already occurring – store owners need to consider ways to make their spaces as …

See Hixson in CCR Magazine Latest Issue!

Hixson is always happy to be included in the annual Commercial Construction & Renovation list of Top Engineering Firms.  Check out our listing on page 56! RELATED CONTENT: Hixson On …

HVAC and Healthy Stores: What May, or May Not Work

With the onset of COVID-19, some Hixson clients have asked whether it is possible to upgrade their HVAC systems to include High Efficiency Particulate Air (HEPA) filters in an effort …

Three Key Findings From CenterBuild 2019

After attending the 2019 International Council of Shopping Centers (ICSC) CenterBuild Conference in Phoenix, Arizona, Hixson’s Jim Schreyer and LT Thorn walked away with three key findings.  The latest issue …

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 …