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Our skills include

  • exterior design
  • brand identity
  • interior design
  • signage & graphics
  • space planning
  • visual merchandising

About Us 

  • “When we needed a true retail expert to present at our annual Leadership Conference, the first person I reached out to was Martin. He has an incredible understanding of retail and successful retail formats and has a proven track record of helping transform good retailers into great retailers!“
    Ray Allegrezza
    Editor in Chief at Furniture Today
  • “Martin and his team repositioned and rebranded my company, aspenhome. They uncovered the core values that make us unique and created a new brand that perfectly expresses that. The brand and graphic system is still relevant and stands apart from the pack, even today... 5 years later. Martin is the perfect balance of strategy and design, and a true innovator.“
    Renee Loper
    Home Furnishings Marketing
  • “Mr. Roberts and his associate, Jennifer Magee, consulted with our architectural team on the new university bookstore at the University of Arkansas. Both were super collaborators and expert in the specialty of bookstore retailing and associated design.“
    Jim Foster
    Architect for the University of Arkansas Bookstore
  • "It was a pleasure to work with Martin and his company as consultants for the rebranding and store concept design for Morris Furniture. Martin is an extremely creative individual with a constant flow of ideas. His knowledge for retail design is vast and with that knowledge, can provide exactly what a specific company is looking for with great communication skills."
    Emily Sunderlin
    Morris Furniture
  • “Martin's knowledge in Retail Design is extraordinary. He delivers projects on time, within budget and to client's total satisfaction.“
    Paddy Karve
    PK Consulting

our process is interactive

Our comprehensive approach to problem solving begins with a thorough knowledge of the consumer mindset, adds the specific needs and goals of the individual client, and uses the latest research techniques and imaginative design solutions to encourage customers to buy more.

February 15, 2016

A Store’s Makeover Changes Its Bottom Line, Too

Riley’s Furniture and Mattress Store in Monroe, Ohio had a 30,000 sq. ft. two‐ story “piecemeal” showroom that had been remodeled and added to throughout the last 45 years one area at a time creating an inconsistent look a
February 10, 2016

Furniture First Announces the Approval of 29th & 30th Mattress 1st Stores

Last week the Furniture First Board of Directors approved the 29th and 30th Mattress 1st retail stores for Members Wilson Furniture and Bears Furniture and Mattress Den. Wilson Furniture, located in Bridgeport, Ohio, has been a me
February 10, 2016

Finding the Right Product Mix

Last year my team at Martin Roberts Design re‐planned and re‐merchandised more than one million square feet of retail space in 30 or so stores around the country. As a retail designer, I’ve helped hundreds of store owners re