Coffee specialist Nespresso has opened a new boutique concept at Arndale Manchester, which boasts several innovative, sustainable design features. Designed by Portview Fit-Out, the concept boutique merges retail with hospitality in an immersive space where coffee lovers can not only come in and enjoy the merchandise, but go on a voyage of discovery by engaging with in-store workshops and demonstrations.
To launch the limited edition release of the Converse x Sneakersnstuff sneaker and apparel range, experience design agency YourStudio created the platform for the visual display for SNS stores in Paris and Berlin.
Chocolate specialist Choccywoccydoodah has launched a two-floor site at 27 Short Gardens in Seven Dials, London. Designed by the brand's inhouse team, the new store showcases the beautiful hand-crafted chocolate and cakes that Choccywoccydoodah is famous for, and like the Brighton and Foubert's Place stores includes a cafe. The parlour also offers a separate space for larger groups that can be reserved for private bookings and events.
Designer interior brand Swoon has launched a 353 sq m pop-up showroom at 7 Mercer Walk to coincide with its brand refresh. The pop-up, which will be open until 29 April 2018, adds to the eclectic mix of stores available to customers within Mercer Walk and St Martin’s Courtyard, situated in the heart of the West End.
Following the £60 million refurbishment of British Land’s Meadowhall in Sheffield, Ted Baker has unveiled its redesigned 325 sq m store. Designed by the in-house team, the bespoke record shop-themed store was created to celebrate Sheffield’s music heritage, playing homage to Sheffield stars such as Heaven 17, The Human League, Joe Cocker and Def Leppard.