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O.C. Choppers Rides into Retail Expansion
When your client is known to millions as a the TV show with attitude, you'd better design their new retail store with plenty of of the same...
GRANT Design Project: DVI Home Theater
Todd Languis, the owner of a growing Orange County, California-based home entertainment company, the decision to open a showroom was easy. "I had been working out my garage, but my customers needed to see the installation how it might look in their home," said Mr. Languis...
GRANT Design Project: James and Joseph Ship's Chandlery
Classically a ship chandlery is a land-bound supplier of boating equipment. While The Ship's Chandlery stocks the yachting essentials, it has earned a reputation in the spearfishing community for its selection of spearfishing paraphernalia and the knowledgeable staff. ..
GRANT Design Project: NFL 49ers Team Store
GRANT has designed NFL team stores for the Seattle Seahawks and the Chicago Bears, so it wasn't surprising when the San Francisco 49ers came calling. "We didn't have a walk-in location, and we wanted to improve the fans' shopping experience," said Scott Justice, 49ers Operations Manager...
GRANT Design Project: Miss Trendy
The store design and fixturing while not trendy nor especially cutting-edge is nonetheless effective and competitive. It was in this environment that Fidan Sen approached GRANT to design her new high-end women's fashion boutique, Miss Trendy...
Design Project: Dimples
Old New York brick buildings and their idiosyncratic design can prove to be problematic when it comes to retail lay-out, and this project was no exception. The offending "feature" in this case of was a brick 68"-wide opening bisecting the middle of the space...
Design Project: Girl Scouts of California
The Girl Scout Cookie drive is now firmly entrenched as a rite of spring, and this year it included knocking on the door of GRANT Display. The girls in green wanted to remodel their Costa Mesa, California, store...
Design Project: The Human Rights Campaign Store
When the Human Rights Campaign went to look for a design firm to plan their new retail space, they did not have to go very far. Their San Francisco retail location owed a part of its success to GRANT Displays space-economical layout and design..
Design Project: White Label
Designing and building out a retail store with custom fixtures can easily take six months, which makes the opening of White Label a mere sixty days after the design contract was signed, an impressive feat...
Design Project: Chaparral Motorsports
Selling motorcycles, ATVs, and their accessories dictates square footage rarely found outside a NASA shuttle hangar, so the problem of organizing the merchandise is formidable...
Design Project: Jenson USA Bike Shop
When Jenson USA, a bicycle retailer in Southern California, contacted GRANT Display to design their new store in Corona, the design team knew they were facing a tough merchandising challenge...
Kaboodles, A Toy Store with a Difference
Andrea and Wayne Qualkinbush�s innovative kids toy/party store needed a new space and transform it into an exciting environment that would thrill both kids and their parents...
GRANT Project: Style Child
As with most great retail ideas, it started with a problem in a perambulator in search of a solution. San Diego needed a fashionable child´s boutique, and "Style Child" was born...
Bicycle Retailer Interviews Jeff Grant
Recently, Bicycle Retailer and Industry News Magazine, the leading publication for the industry, interviewed GRANT Display President Jeff Grant...
Design Project: Hitting a High Note
The new location would be more a destination than a shop, it would be the "Starbucks for Mommies"..
Design Project: Decanting Bella Vino
As with many retail design projects, Bella Vino started as a long bare rectangular box...
Featured Design Project: All That Glitters
When their lease came up for renewal on their jewelry store, Christine Anzell and Jack Levenson saw an opportunity. The lay-out dated back to the previous tenant, and didn´t account for the unique security and merchandising requirements of selling jewelry...
At Your Service
In planning this first Creair Center, GRANT is designing a template that can be applied to CC franchises across the nation. GRANT is partnering with Parron Hall, an office furniture company, to furnish Creair Concierge offices nationwide...
Going Mobile
The assignment: Plan a space for an independent dealer of the popular cellphone service provider. ..
Design Project: K-5 Boardshop
When Jurgen Schulz, owner of a surf, skate, and snowboard actionsports chain in San Diego, California, decided to open a third location, he called Jeff Grant and GRANT Display...
A New Breed of Retail Is Born
Pregnancy and shopping are usually mutually exclusive, so why not build a retail store that recognizes and addresses the issue?..
Corvette Shop Gets a Tune-up
How do you honor the most iconic American automobile of the past 50 years in a way that attracts new devotees without alienating the purists?..
The Puck Stops Here
When the New York Islanders needed a new wingman, they called one up from their farm team, the Bridgeport Sound Tigers. When they needed someone to renovate their team store, they put a call into GRANT Display...
Design Project: Reagan Library Gift Shop
When Nancy Reagan and her managing board decided to remodel the gift shop at the Reagan Library, they borrowed a page from the democratic process...
 


















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