JCK 5: Books to Inspire Store Design



As consumer behaviors change, retail design evolves to keep pace with shopper expectations. Here, five new or upcoming books on modernizing store design and decor.

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1. Retail (r)Evolution by David Kepron
Explore how the human brain responds to retail environments, and how new tech innovations (namely mobile devices) are leading to seismic shifts in customer attitudes.

 
2. Great Store Design edited by Natalie Häntze
This pure pleasure read, out Oct. 15, showcases lush photos of flagship stores from marquee fashion brands.
3. Powershop 4: New Retail Design by Marlous van Rossum-Willems
Cutting-edge retail design is featured in photos of 135 retail interiors—from sneaker shops to jewelry stores.
4. World Shop Front Design by Sergio Mannino
Compare and contrast store fronts—illustrating new design trends and methodologies—on a global level.
5. Holistic Retail Design: Reshaping Shopping for the Digital Era? by Rainer Zimmermann, Philipp Teufel, and Marlous van Rossum-Willems
This heady read, debuting online Nov. 10, offers a unique theory of improvement on the design of retail formats and experiences.