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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.

6 costly shopfitting mistakes you don’t want to make

6 costly shopfitting mistakes you don’t want to make

One of the most important things you will do as a store owner is fitting out your store. It goes without saying that the quality of your goods is priority, but equally as important is the way you display those goods and the way you get your customers to interact with your brand. I have seen some dis...
5 benefits of working with local Shopfitters in Sydney

5 benefits of working with local Shopfitters in Sydney

As a retail store owner, I’m sure you’ve considered hiring shopfitters for your retail fitout. But before you jump into hiring any company, I urge you to consider working with local shopfitters in Sydney. Why? Continue reading as I explain. Probably the biggest benefit of working with local shop...
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 can succeed. One retailer to understand the need ...
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 years. In fact according to IBISWorld, over the pas...
Sydney Shop fitting trends for 2017

Sydney Shop fitting trends for 2017

Like time and many other things, fitout design trends change time and again. Whether it is a fitout for a hotel or an office space, trends are always on the move. While this is a hindrance for business owners, it certainly works great for architects, interior designers and of course, shopfitters suc...
The Magic formula to a successful business launch

The Magic formula to a successful business launch

Whatever industry you may be in – retail, hospitality or anything else, you need a great business launch to get off the ground running. One of the biggest reasons why some businesses fail upon starting up is because of a poor launch. I’m sure you’ve made at least a few plans regarding your...
5 Ways to make your retail store a one-stop-shop for customers

5 Ways to make your retail store a one-stop-shop for customers

Did you know that each Australian spent an average of $800 on Christmas gifts in 2016 and $50 billion collectively? This indeed is “big bucks”, but how can you make customers do all their shopping in the one shopping centre or store? After all, wouldn’t you want every cent of that ...
Are you making the most of your retail space?

Are you making the most of your retail space?

As a retail business owner, you’re certainly in one of the most competitive industries around. Retail has always been a tough business to crack and you need to do everything you can to succeed. Before we jump into how you can do so, let’s first take a look at some statistics on the retail indust...
What NOT to do in your Sydney fit out

What NOT to do in your Sydney fit out

Many clients assume that a fit out is a fairly straightforward process. While it should be, provided that you have done your homework and hired a skilled team, it can also be quite the opposite. If not done correctly, a fit out can lead to disastrous results, leading to a waste of time and money. If...
Design Principles for an Office Fit Out

Design Principles for an Office Fit Out

If you’re looking to re-design or re-fit your Sydney office, know it is no easy task. It requires expertise and a familiarity with the best design principles for an office fit out. However, if you manage to find a reliable company that specialises in office fit outs in Sydney, then your office env...
Looking for a cool office fitout? Xtreme has you covered!

Looking for a cool office fitout? Xtreme has you covered!

If you have been following our blog, one thing you will have noticed is that we love installing office fitouts. While you would assume an office fitout may be a little boring and uninspired design-wise, I’m here to tell you otherwise. You will be very surprised with some of the office fitouts we...
Gender-Neutral Office Designs

Gender-Neutral Office Designs

Gender equality in the workplace is a major step forward in building a society wherein everybody can contribute to the success of the company on a level playing field. Companies continue to strive to meet or exceed the minimum standards of the Workplace Gender Equality Act of 2012, especially in Syd...