Swann’s Furniture & Design in Tyler TYLER, TEXAS — Martin Roberts Design, a Stamford, Conn.-based retail design company, has completed the flagship store for Swann’s Furniture & Design in Tyler. The $4.4 million, 51,000-sq.-ft. store is located at 7328 Old Jacksonville Highway. In addition to Martin Roberts Design, the project team includes general contractor Abby Developments

Martin Roberts Design Completes Swann’s Furniture

The project encompassed developing the architectural concept, signage, and interior design for the new, 51,000 square-feet store. Special emphasis was laid on increasing the store’s visibility in the community, emphasizing the professional decorating services, and ensuring the consistency of the shopping experience between the retailer’s new website and physical store. The initial design brief was

Martin Roberts Design introducing the RTO Dreamstore unveiling at the APRO Convention

APRO Tuesday, provided a glimpse of the future with the unveiling of the “RTO Dreamstore”, a carefully crafted showroom at the Cook Convention Center in Memphis. The RTO Dreamstore Tour, led by Martin Roberts of Martin Roberts Design, is a sneak peek into the RTO store of tomorrow today. The Dreamstore was the feature attraction

Mid-Summer Night at Madison Square Park

Hafele will once again sponsor our Member Showcase at their showroom at 25 East 26th Street on the north side of Madison Square Park. The evening will feature three speakers chosen for their unique retail design diversity. Martin Roberts, of Martin Roberts Design, will discuss East Coast vs. West Coat style trends and differences. Mr. Roberts is extremely well known in our industry and

Home Meridian sign heralds renovated 220 Elm showroom

HIGH POINT — Crews here on Friday raised one of the finishing touches to Home Meridian International’s new showroom look for the High Point Market – a 35-foot-tall exterior sign on the 220 Elm building. The company has been renovating its two-floor space in 220 Elm, giving it about 90,000 square feet of exhibit space.

Morris Furniture’s Cincinnati Store – A Glimpse of Furniture’s Future

The future of furniture retailing is on display in Cincinnati, Ohio, at the new Morris Furniture Co., Inc. location that opened in January. Reflecting the preference of today’s shoppers for smaller, more focused shopping spaces, the new Morris complex is made up of five separate, inter-connected stores. There are multiple entrances with signage and messaging

Morris Furniture Unveils Store Featuring Innovative Martin Roberts Design Elements

A unique new Morris Furniture Co., Inc. location in Cincinnati is holding a grand opening on Jan. 11, 2011, that will unveil new interior elements designed by Martin Roberts Design Inc., Stamford, CT. The Morris complex features five separate, inter-connected stores that provide customers with unrivaled selection in an environment that’s easier to shop and

Palliser Furniture to Launch Rebranding Effort for High Point Market

As published in Home Furnishings Business Friday, October 15, 2010 – Palliser, one of North America’s leading furniture manufacturers, will unveil a new showroom design for the 2010 October High Point Furnishings Market. The new showroom layout is just one component in the rebranding effort for Palliser. Historically, the company has operated under a product-focused

Martin Roberts to Speak at NHFA Seminar Series at High Point Fall Market

Martin Roberts Design announced today that Martin Roberts will participate in the NHFA Seminar Series at the High Point Fall Market October 16th through 21st. Martin’s presentation is titled “Sell More, More Often”. He will share his insights into the next generation of home furnishings stores and on his recent successes. You can look forward

It is Christmas in Barbados

Martin Roberts Design’s visual merchandising team has just installed their first 2010 Christmas displays in the Dwellings Barbados home furnishing store. “Even though Christmas has arrived early in Barbados it is time to start thinking about Christmas displays” says Martin Roberts. It’s all about making the most of the season, ideas to drive customers into