Retail

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 …

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 …