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Zac Latham

About Zac Latham

Zac Latham is co-owner of Xtreme Shopfitting and Joinery and has been a shopfitter for more than 30 years. He has a vast array of knowledge and experience in manufacturing fitouts that increase customers and revenue.

The A-Z of working with shop fitters in Melbourne

The A-Z of working with shop fitters in Melbourne

If you’ve made the decision to open a store in Melbourne, then you probably already know that in order to create a trendy looking store you have to work with the best shop fitters in town. And also, that to ensure that your project is not delayed and there is no communication gap, you’ll need to...
Top benefits of working with local Melbourne Shopfitters

Top benefits of working with local Melbourne Shopfitters

Whether you own a bar, retail store, showroom, hair salon, restaurant or café, medical centre or a commercial office space, all businesses, venues and establishments at one point or another will seek the services of shopfitters. However, it isn’t always best to seek help outside your immediate lo...
7 best shopfitting strategies for continued revenue growth

7 best shopfitting strategies for continued revenue growth

According to the Herald Sun, Victorian shoppers contributed almost $4.3 billion to the retail industry over three weeks in the post-Christmas sales, with $750 million spent on Boxing Day alone. These figures are up 3.3% on last year. While these figures are promising, they are of course a result of ...
Reducing the costs of office fitouts in Melbourne

Reducing the costs of office fitouts in Melbourne

Are you looking to open a new office in Melbourne but worried about how you’ll fund your fitout? Well then, I’ve got some good news for you! There are several ways you can go about funding office fitouts in Melbourne and thankfully, you need not spend tons of money to get an effective fitout. Ho...
5 reasons to start searching for office fit outs in Melbourne now!

5 reasons to start searching for office fit outs in Melbourne now!

5 reasons to start searching for office fit outs in Melbourne now! Working in Melbourne certainly has its upsides. The city is laden with plush, upper class businesses and boasts an image of elegance and sophistication. However, as a business owner in the city, you need to ensure that your office fi...
Melbourne CBD welcomes overseas retailers

Melbourne CBD welcomes overseas retailers

If you are planning to start a retail business, and you plan to do so in Melbourne, there really is no better time than the present. If you follow this blog, by now you would know that as the owner of Xtreme Shopfitting & Joinery, I constantly follow the latest industry news and trends to not on...
Introduce textiles into your office fitout

Introduce textiles into your office fitout

While a well-designed office has been proven to increase productivity and morale at the workplace, there is one design element that is often overlooked. Textiles. Beyond the layout, colour and patterns used in your office design, textiles can offer many great benefits that you probably are not even ...
Setting up shop in Melbourne

Setting up shop in Melbourne

While it is exciting to start a new chapter of your life and venture into business for yourself, or expand on an existing business, one needs to do their due diligence before getting too carried away to ensure legally you have followed procedure and complied with the necessary permits. Being a part ...
Melbourne Shopfitters Help Drive Sales

Melbourne Shopfitters Help Drive Sales

Competition among businesses is incredibly tough, but it is a lot harder in the world of retail—and that is perfectly understandable. You see, unlike our field which requires skills, training and certification, with retail, the supplies you need to start a business are already there, all you need ...
Clever Storage Solutions by Melbourne Joiners

Clever Storage Solutions by Melbourne Joiners

Do you know that Australia has one of the biggest residential floor spaces in the world? On the average, we have 214 square metres—a far cry from Hong Kong at 45 square metres or even the United Kingdom at 76 square metres! However, domestically, our floor sizes are shrinking even if there was a t...

Go to the Xtreme with Professional Shopfitting in Melbourne

If you own a store in Australia, you will probably be approached by a number of companies offering shopfitting in Melbourne. You need to practice precaution in choosing the right shopfitting company. You have to make sure the company has had ample experience in both large scale and small scale inter...

Trend Alert – The Latest Shop Fittings in Melbourne

As a shopfitter, I’m always asked what the latest shop fittings in Melbourne are. I think this is largely because shop owners want consumers to know they’ve recently improved their shop’s look, and just like clothing fashion, sporting a “look” that’s out-of-date is a complete waste of mo...