See Something New | Q1

See Something New | Q1

Our report for the first quarter of 2019 brings into sharp focus the rift forming between brands focused on the now and brands stretching themselves to define what the future of their industry looks like. From the evolution of the physical store, to the design trends...
5 Key Takeaways from ShopTalk 2019

5 Key Takeaways from ShopTalk 2019

The fourth year of Shoptalk in Las Vegas has come and gone. Running from March 3rd-6th, this year’s event sold out at 8,400 attendees. Similar to many retail conferences today, Shoptalk is heavily rooted in e-commerce and customer experience and if you’re interested...
A Trip To Candytopia

A Trip To Candytopia

According to the team behind Candytopia, a popular pop-up experience that recently made its debut in Atlanta, this wild and whimsical exhibit can be compared to the “glittering love child” of an “eccentric chocolatier and a daredevil pop star that...
Christmas Cocktail Pop-up

Christmas Cocktail Pop-up

We know the pop-up trend has permeated the retail industry … but now even cocktails have their own pop-up. Meet Miracle, an immersive Christmas-themed pop-up bar that serves holiday cocktails in a kitschy, yet festive, setting. Born back in 2014, the concept has...
Color Factory

Color Factory

Back in 2017 one of my favorite blogs, Oh Happy Day, announced a new project called ‘Color Factory’. It was described as a ’12,000 square feet of color experiences’, a collaboration between their favorite artists, designers & chefs to celebrate color, design, and...
The Assemblage = Hotel + Co-working

The Assemblage = Hotel + Co-working

During our recent trip to New York for the BDNY and HX conferences, our team decided to try out the latest trend in industry blending … a co-working space that offers hotel accommodations. The Assemblage which opened its first location in New York’s...