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How to break out of the cookie-cutter mould

How to break out of the cookie-cutter mould

Retail stores have certainly come a long way from what they traditionally were. This is all thanks to the increase in competition and the rise of online shopping. Surviving in retail is tougher than it has ever been and only those who adapt to change...
6 ways to attract customers to Sydney bars all year long

6 ways to attract customers to Sydney bars all year long

Aussies definitely know how to party! Proof to this lies in the large number of pubs, bars and nightclubs spread out across our nation. Furthermore, the pubs, bars and nightclubs market in Australia has been growing at a modest rate over the last 5 y...
4 winning tips for choosing retail supplies

4 winning tips for choosing retail supplies

Whether you own or manage a retail store, choosing the right retail supplies is one of your most important responsibilities. Retail supplies are made up of various types of fixtures, including display cabinets, sales counters, racks, shelving, packag...
9 simple tricks to create a budget retail fitout

9 simple tricks to create a budget retail fitout

Setting up a retail store is no easy task. Retail is one of the toughest industries to be in and to survive; one must do everything they can to stay ahead of the competition. This also involves creating a brand image, spending thousands of dollars on...
5 office fitouts to draw inspiration from

5 office fitouts to draw inspiration from

As a professional shopfitter, I like to stay up-to-date with the latest fitout trends. Of late, I’ve found some amazing office fitouts on Pinterest. And, I must say, they have inspired me in a number of ways. Here are 5 of my favourite office fitou...
Current trends for designing eye catching shop signage

Current trends for designing eye catching shop signage

A recent FedEx survey revealed that 76 percent of consumers choose to enter a store for the first time based purely on its sign. This says a lot about the importance of signage. Not only does signage allow you to attract customers into your store, b...
6 winning design trends for retail displays

6 winning design trends for retail displays

I’ve said this before and I’m saying it again – retail displays are a crucial aspect of your fitout. Displays are what attract passer-by’s and entice them into stepping into your store. They also allow you to showcase special collections and ...
Shopfitting Design FAQs: everything you want to know, answered!

Shopfitting Design FAQs: everything you want to know, answered!

Retail shopfitting design is incredibly popular with new and seasoned business owners in Australia. Indeed, by investing in shopfitting designs, a business can develop a plan for becoming more functional. Moreover, it also creates an idea of how to a...
5 retail fitouts that put your fitout to shame!

5 retail fitouts that put your fitout to shame!

Designing a retail fitout isn’t as simple as it may seem. While the fundamentals are the same, each fitout needs to be unique in design, and that’s the tough part. To help get my creative juices flowing I often turn to Pinterest. And recently, I ...
5 valid reasons to invest in commercial office space

5 valid reasons to invest in commercial office space

Small businesses in Australia are facing tough competition, now more so than ever. According to the Australian Bureau of Statistics, as of June 2015, there were 2,121,235 small businesses in Australia. Moreover, large growth has been observed in both...
5 gorgeous Gold Coast shop fitouts you need to see!

5 gorgeous Gold Coast shop fitouts you need to see!

It’s no secret that Xtreme Shopfitting and Joinery has installed some gorgeous Gold Coast shop fitouts in the recent past. I thought that I’d take this opportunity to showcase some of our finest fitouts. If you’re looking for a new shop fitout ...
5 retail shop fronts to draw inspiration from

5 retail shop fronts to draw inspiration from

Being a professional shopfitter, I like to stay up-to-date with the latest shop front design trends from across the globe. For this, I often turn to Pinterest, and I thought I’d share a few of my favourite shop fronts with you today. Whether you ow...