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SOM reveals its design for Singapore’s tallest skyscraper

Skidmore, Owings & Merrill (SOM) has revealed its design for 8 Shenton Way—a mixed-use tower that will stand 63 stories and 305 meters (1,000 feet) high, becoming Singapore’s tallest skyscraper. The design team also plans to make the building one of Asia’s most sustainable skyscrapers. The tower incorporates post-pandemic design features.

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Retail Centers

With the advent of the internet and online shopping, retail centers need to be more compelling than ever to draw people away from their computers and into physical stores. Design can capture the interest of potential shoppers, and pay off in a big way for business owners.

Retail Centers | Apr 30, 2019

Is this the future of retail? Walmart seems to think so

The retail company recently unveiled its new AI-enabled store in Levittown, N.Y.

Retail Centers | Stantec | Apr 2, 2019

Brick-and-mortar retail is not dead—here’s proof

We continually hear that “retail is dying,” but there are many foundational retail types essential to consumers—here’s a look at 3 of them.

Retail Centers | Mar 19, 2019

Porsche’s next-gen showroom prototype opens in Palm Springs, Ca.

The dealership is the first to showcase Porsche’s new design philosophy, ‘Destination Porsche.’

Retail Centers | CallisonRTKL | Dec 3, 2018

Biotrack your shop

Sabrina Hilfer, a specialty retail designer, talks about the integration of biometrics in the retailscape. 

Retail Centers | Nov 8, 2018

The Container Store moves into the next generation courtesy FRCH Design Worldwide

The next-gen prototype is located in Dallas, Texas.

Retail Centers | CallisonRTKL | Oct 22, 2018

Stuck in the middle: What can save the average American mall?

Erich Dohrer doesn’t want to talk about the “dead mall” or the great mall success story—he wants to talk about design solutions for the ones that are just getting by.

Retail Centers | Oct 9, 2018

Kengo Kuma designs Taipei Starbucks from 29 shipping containers

The store will be part of a new shopping mall.

Retail Centers | Sep 27, 2018

Turkish bazaar takes the shape of the surrounding mountains

The project is designed by PDG Architects and ANTEPE.

Retail Centers | CallisonRTKL | Sep 26, 2018

The future of travel retail

Kevin Horn and Shirley Cheng explore how a new generation of travelers is disrupting airport retail.

Retail Centers | Sep 20, 2018

BIG designs ‘restaurant village’ just outside of Copenhagen

The restaurant comprises 11 spaces, each with their own unique function.

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