Sustainability

Understanding Sustainable Solutions

Understanding Sustainable Solutions 1440 428 Chute Gerdeman

Many consumers shop with their values first. In March 2019, 71% of US consumers said that they take sustainability into consideration when making food purchases at least occasionally. This sentiment…

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Amazon Spheres Exterior

Amazon Spheres: An Ecosystem for Workplace Culture

Amazon Spheres: An Ecosystem for Workplace Culture 1440 428 Chute Gerdeman

Today’s traditional office spaces have evolved from basic cubicles and conference rooms to a place of creativity and collaboration through open environments and communal workspaces. Designing an ecosystem for a…

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Tiles

Exploring Florim: Factory Tour & Tile Fabrication

Exploring Florim: Factory Tour & Tile Fabrication 1440 428 Chute Gerdeman

During a recent trip to Nashville, we had the opportunity to visit the Florim USA factory to see the company’s manufacturing process. The tour was kindly set up by Deirdre…

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SHED

SHED: A Retail Concept for a Locavore Lifestyle

SHED: A Retail Concept for a Locavore Lifestyle 800 563 Chute Gerdeman

Almost 20 years ago husband and wife duo, Cindy Daniel, an environmental scientist, and Doug Lipton, a San Francisco retailer, created a farm in Healdsburg, California. Over years of honing…

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Stikwood Wood Panels

Modern Material Inspiration: Stikwood

Modern Material Inspiration: Stikwood 960 540 Chute Gerdeman

Using reclaimed wood is a particularly popular material trend right now in retail and restaurant design, but it can be a little difficult to secure if not sourced locally, and…

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mura wave acoustic wall panels

Mindful Materials for Design

Mindful Materials for Design 800 600 Chute Gerdeman

I recently saw a segment on 60 Minutes on Mindfulness. No doubt we are all spending endless amounts of time and energy on the next moment without actually being in…

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Restaurants Serving Up Hot and Fresh Retail Trends

Restaurants Serving Up Hot and Fresh Retail Trends 800 542 Chute Gerdeman

Hot retail trends have made their way to the restaurant category. Consumers’ palates aren’t the only thing changing, but the model for food service is evolving and convenience is at…

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Container Park | Chute Gerdeman - award-winning retail design and branding.

Strolling away from The Strip

Strolling away from The Strip 800 649 Chute Gerdeman

Container Park, Downtown Las Vegas While touring the recent renewal going on here in old Las Vegas, I stumbled upon this quirky urban park built with colorfully rehabbed steel shipping…

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TOMS storefront | Chute Gerdeman - award-winning retail design and branding.

One for One at the TOMS Flagship

One for One at the TOMS Flagship 800 646 Chute Gerdeman

Do you ever stumble across something new, get so excited and have the feeling “Wow…this is my new favorite thing ever in life”? I had that feeling this past week…

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Kids collecting vegetables | Chute Gerdeman - award-winning retail design and branding.

Educating & Empowering Healthy Choices

Educating & Empowering Healthy Choices 800 600 Chute Gerdeman

Consumers, especially millennials, value brands that stand for more than simply the products they sell. And some brands are recognizing that it’s not just good enough to provide healthy options;…

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HOW WE THINK SETS US APART

A collection of insights research and observations across retail, restaurant, c-store and grocery. Helping brands provide a better experience for their customers. Enjoy.

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