The following article was posted on BizCommunity. The article can be read here: BizCommunity Having executed several projects in Ghana, Mauritius, the Seychelles and Australia – where it will be opening an office in April, specialist retail and hospitality design agency Design Partnership (DP) has shifted......

The original article can be read here 26 AUGUST 2015 Why does Nando’s, a global success story for its South African roots and delicious flame-grilled PERi-PERi chicken, support SA creativity? Because they matter! More than that… because we love them! Design, the arts, music…they make the world......

Whilst on Holiday in Australie our CEO, Callie van der Merwe and his family visited Gazi, one of the Greek restaurants owned by Australian Master Chef Judge George Calombaris....

  Originally published on Bizcommunity.com   The increasingly relevant role of the flagship BY: ADRIAN MORRIS | 19 MAY 2015 14:00 Long live the flagship store! The PSFK Manifesto to ‘Reinvent the Store’ (Retail Report 2015) affirms that the role of the store has not......

Originally published on Markslives.com Date posted: May 18, 2015 by Herman Manson (@marklives) If you’ve walked into a Hungry Lion or a Standard Bank branch, MTN, Tile Africa, Nando’s, or even a Shoprite Liquor store, you would have experienced a retail environment designed by Design Partnership, the......

Originally published on marklives.com Design Partnership has designed the new Doppio Zero store in Hazeldean, Pretoria East, in a space that needed structural changes as well as a design. Central to Doppio Zero’s brand strategy is to create two distinct spaces within its restaurants —......

Originally published on ornico.co.za When Tile Africa wanted to distinguish its retail store environment from one that provides customers with a showroom experience, to one that makes it easier for the customers to engage with the products, they enlisted the services of Design Partnership, local......

Originally published on marklives.com Nando’s has begun trialling its sit-down restaurant model in South Africa, with the first concept store having opened in Blackheath, Johannesburg, last month, designed by Design Partnership. It is a total departure from the usual Nando’s takeaway store and fast-food seating. The......

Originally  published on www.bbrief.co.za   The overriding design philosophy underpinning both thinking and approach used to retail and hospitality design is an unexpected one. While most people would think that one’s core focus is on design, it is actually the last element to be considered in......

Article originally  published on Mediaupdate.co.za   Tasked with the brief from Nando’s to drive the conversion from take-away to sit-down in its Blackheath branch, Design Partnership has designed an outlet that looks and acts differently to the traditional take-out Nando’s stores. “Blackheath is Nando’s’ first......

Article originally  published on marklives.com, cbn.co.za & mediaupdate.co.za Specialist retail and hospitality design consultancy, Design Partnership, has opened an office in Cape Town and is currently servicing its Hungry Lion and Shoprite Liquor clients. Carina Maree, who has been with Design Partnership for six years, will......

Standard Bank unveiled an innovation lab, dubbed the PlayRoom, in Rosebank. The bank says the idea behind the PlayRoom is to unearth disruptive ideas from staff, customers and start-up businesses. To read the ITWeb article, please click here....

The new-look interior is a collaborated effort between Standard Banks and Design Partnership and has been implemented at thirteen pilot sites with an average size of 600 meters squared....

Urban Outfitters CEO Richard Hayne identified the brand’s biggest problem in a recent call with analysts. “The team did a poor job of designing the architecture of the store and creating different assortments for different types (of) stores,” Hayne said. To read the Business Insider article, please click......

Specialist hospitality interior design agency, Design Partnership, recently worked on the new Tashas store in Dubai – the first Tashas restaurant to open internationally. To read the Bizcommunity article online, please click here....

The above articles have been run in local newspapers recently. Please have a read about how design has the potential to entice one into a store, as implemented in Tashas, Dubai....