Health & beauty and drugstores store visits

Presentations

21/09/2021
The iconic French departmental store, La Samaritaine, opened its redesigned store in summer 2021 and dedicated a whole floor to beauty and wellness, making it the largest beauty space in Europe. In this report, we highlight six standout features of the beauty and wellness section, and how it is a ‘must-visit’ retail destination.
30/07/2021
We visited three inspirational Boots stores in Edinburgh, UK. Boots recently unveiled new stores in Edinburgh Airport and St James Quarter and revamped its store in the Gyle Shopping Centre. In this report, we highlight 10 standout features that are in line with three of our post-pandemic health and beauty trends for 2021.
15/06/2021
We explore six ways the new Harrods standalone beauty store engages and excites shoppers. We look at mechanics including, it showcasing the latest beauty trends, championing local brands and boosting social media engagement.
02/02/2021
In this first look report we explore key elements of Holland & Barrett’s newly transformed store design, which focuses on making wellness more accessible and showcases the latest trends. We saw these developments in action in its redesigned store in Hemel Hempstead, which was updated in December 2020, and comes after the launch of its first updated store concept in Chelmsford in July 2020 and a larger store in Angel Islington.
09/12/2020
Guardian, operated by Dairy Farm, has revamped its flagship store following its 48th anniversary this year. The store features the widest range of Korean beauty brands in Singapore, health-focused services with experts and value for money corners to meet the daily needs of shoppers.
07/12/2020
Although the COVID-19 pandemic curtailed most of our travel plans in 2020, there has been no shortage of new store concepts. We highlight 50 new food retail and drugstore concepts that are set to inspire store developments in 2021 and beyond.
15/10/2020
In this first look report we explore key elements of the newly opened Next Beauty and Home store in Intu, Watford. The store opened on 2nd October and offers shoppers a range of premium beauty brands across skincare, fragrances and cosmetics. The launch of Next’s beauty halls comes after its successful online premium beauty business and it plans to roll out more stores before Christmas.
30/04/2020
This report highlights how the retailer raises the professionalism of pharmacists and puts health at the centre stage.
08/04/2020
We highlight some of the key improvements seen at two newly renovated Mannings stores in Shenzhen, China.
05/03/2020
MEDiCARE is a leading Health and Beauty chain in Vietnam since 2001 with over 90 stores. This store in Tan Phu is a great example of how the retailer creates a great shopping experience through its range, layout and communication.