Artistic Selling

Retailers apply art concepts to enhance customer experience
Implications - More businesses are incorporating artful accents to their shops, realizing that customers are more likely to enter (and stay in) a store with artistic retail displays than one with basic white walls and grid-like shelves. Everything from oversized art installations to crafty storefronts are giving retailers attention-grabbing elements that are simply too eye-catching for a customer to ignore.
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Hot Top 6 Examples: 115,174 Total Clicks Aug 10 - Jan 11
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Mystical Artsy Storefronts - 'Moon Princes' by Kahori Maki Conveys an Adventurous Experience
SCORE: 6.7
V. Hot 34,558 Clicks Pub: Aug 18, 10
Mystical Artsy Storefronts
'Moon Princes' by Kahori Maki Conveys an Adventurous Experience
Storefronts set the mood of the shopper, not only bringing them into a world of taste and style but also into whatever imagination the person who designed it has chosen to exhibit such as 'Moon Princes.'… [More]
Assembly Line Stores - The Munich 'La Rocha' Shoe Shop is a Series of Conveyor Belts
SCORE: 6
V. Hot 34,940 Clicks Pub: Dec 3, 10
Assembly Line Stores
The Munich 'La Rocha' Shoe Shop is a Series of Conveyor Belts
As with adults, many children don't consider shopping to be fun, but the Munich 'La Rocha' store guarantees a sensational sneaker-buying experience for kids. Designed by Bailo+Rull ADD Arquitectura,… [More]
Corrugated Cave Displays - March Studio Piles Up Boxes to Promote Aesop
SCORE: 5.7
Hot 22,211 Clicks Pub: Jan 5, 11
Corrugated Cave Displays
March Studio Piles Up Boxes to Promote Aesop
Parisian concept store Merci has a large display of boxes by March Studio arranged artistically for Australian cosmetic brand Aesop. The founder of Aesop challenged Melbourne-based firm March Studio to… [More]
Bicycle-Covered Businesses - Christian Petersen Attached Over 100 Bicycles to His Bike Shop
SCORE: 5.9
Hot 8,811 Clicks Pub: Aug 22, 10
Bicycle-Covered Businesses
Christian Petersen Attached Over 100 Bicycles to His Bike Shop
Christian Petersen is the creative genius behind this bicycle-covered bike shop. This German bike shop is covered with over 100 bicycles, drawing attention and business at the same time. The bike-covered… [More]
Wood Peg Installations - Come Home to a 'Tender' H & M Home in London, England
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Warm 5,850 Clicks Pub: Dec 19, 10
Wood Peg Installations
Come Home to a 'Tender' H & M Home in London, England
Shoppers in London, England can now come home to something a little more artsy with the 'Tender' H&M Home. Inspired by the notion of 'ready made' and 'found art,' designer Martin Huberman of Normal Studio… [More]
Abstract Art Retail Displays - The Valencia Munich Store Incorporates Art and Design
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Warm 8,804 Clicks Pub: Jan 8, 11
Abstract Art Retail Displays
The Valencia Munich Store Incorporates Art and Design
The Valencia Munich Store has one interesting design concept. The design was created by 'Dear Design,' a Barcelona-based firm. This is the second Munich shoe store that has been launched in Valencia, Spain.… [More]