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Toronto Mannequins in Store Windows

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Toronto Mannequins in Store Windows

All over the City of Toronto there are mannequins in store windows doing the difficult job of looking human to bring high fashion clothing to life and make shops appear more humane. Here are some interesting pictures from big brand stores and second hand fashion retailers. As seen on Queen West where the street meets King and Roncesvalles Ave there's a trendy vintage clothing shop with headless mannequins modeling summer fashions. By and large the mannequins on Queen Street West are headless - the store windows communicate clothing styles without emotion or any lifestyle implications. At Harry Rosen, the figures...

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Mannequin Adds to Hogtown's Super Slam Wrestling Story

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Mannequin Adds to Hogtown's Super Slam Wrestling Story

Proof that mannequins can make any display of apparel more human just happened at the most recent Hogtown Wrestling event in downtown Toronto last weekend. The tall white male mannequin we donated to the administrators graced the stage at the very front of the auditorium, and made a big impact on the audience. And he impacted the wrestlers too, one in particular. Hogtown's Sunday June 4th 2017 Super Slam Five extravaganza was a fantastic exhibition of wrestling form. Our mannequin added to this energetic event by simply remaining stationary in the background. The administrators used our mannequin to bring to...

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Beautiful Store Fixtures Boost Business

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Beautiful Store Fixtures Boost Business

Interior decoration for retail stores is not simply aesthetically pleasing art, its fiscally responsible science .Successful business owners need to learn this discipline to build effective stores that can more efficiently showcase merchandise in a calm and uncluttered environment. Shoppers don't like distractions. And they don't like dark stores with cramped aisles and poorly conceived layouts will ill-fitting shelves that diminish the shopping experience and downplay the quality of the goods for sale. Dr Natalie Archer seen above in 2014 renovated her dental clinic waiting room to have a friendlier receptionist desk complete with a cascading bubble wall. Both fixtures...

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Retail Store Design - Front Sales Counter Should Not Be Up Front

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Retail Store Design - Front Sales Counter Should Not Be Up Front

In Toronto Ontario Canada new stores fashioned in concrete at street level and in the basements and underground 'Pathway', a massive shopping mall which connect many of the downtown skyscrapers, are much smaller than older stores in old brick buildings across 'main street' Canada. Modern merchandisers in this city must truly maximize their limited space, and adopt innovations like glass and aluminum display case to put stuff on display even as shoppers are buying their goods and leaving the store.  Triangular glass and aluminum frame display cases maximize the corners and make showcases to catch consumers' eyes. Having a small thriving business...

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Retail Store Fixtures Really Matter to Bricks and Mortar Businesses

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Retail Store Fixtures Really Matter to Bricks and Mortar Businesses

In the future, the most successful retail shops may be the most 'social' venues, and the most aesthetically pleasing places to do business.

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