When is a store more than a store? When it helps create a brand image for the store that lends credibility to product presentation and leads shoppers in a logical fashion toward related product and meal ideas. That's one of the points made in this week's Page 1 news feature, "New Blueprints for Store Design," by SN reporter Jon Springer. Let's use that as a springboard to look at various imperatives now informing store design. Perhaps the chief and broadest function of store design is to ...

REGISTER TO VIEW THIS ARTICLE - Register for a Free Account

WhyRegisterfor FREE?

Salary Survey 2015

Registering for content on Supermarket News will give youINSTANTaccess to invaluable articles and media content that industry professionals rely on. You will have access to our special reports, feature articles, and industry analysis. It’sFREE, easy and quick. What are you waiting for!In addition you will also receive complimentary access to the SN salary survey data tables.

Click here to read the FAQ page if you have any questions (opens in a new window)

Attention Paid Print Subscribers: While you have already been grantedfreeaccess to SNwe ask that youregister now.We promise it will only take a few minutes! Or visit your profile and add your print magazine account number and zip code.

Already registered? here.