Discover the latest products and services available in the retail industry….


Mad About Design Ltd +44 (0)203 598 3138 |

Mad About Design Ltd

Who are we?
Creativity requires a bit of MADness. We’re a London based retail design agency with a strong working knowledge of the requirements of luxury and FMCG brands.

What do we do? 
Lots of stuff…. We draw stuff, manage stuff and make stuff for lots of happy brands and would love to do this for you too!

What have we done? 
We are an award winning company, working with brands to incorporate a bit of madness to support all aspects of retail delivery.

From design to delivery, the MAD People can help with all your retailing needs. Don’t be shy, get in touch to find out more about the stuff we get up to!


Big Stuff Design Ltd  | +44 (0)1621 786677 | 


BigStuff Design boasts 30 years experience in creative design solutions and unique fabrications. From display and signage to marketing and activations, we work with your big and small ideas to create one of a kind installations. In house we have experienced craftsmen specialising in sculpture, carpentry, fibreglass, hardcoating, printing, theming, dress and display. Our design team works closely with you, making sure we move from drawing board to install in a way which exceeds each unique projects’ needs and expectations. Our integrated network enables us to work over a broad range of skills, ensuring access to specialists in the most effective field, for every step of the way.



Forge Europa +44 (0)1229 580000

LED Recessed Downlights

Simple yet stylish, a compact, recessed downlight can be used anywhere. Use as a decorative feature to highlight key design elements or simply add subtle lighting effects. With a Forge custom downlight you’re in control. Choose the colour temperature, finish, size and output. If you need something compact that packs a punch we can do it. From as small as 35mm diameter with choice of connectors and even low voltage options available you can add stunning lighting effects to your application quickly and easily.



Heinrich Woerner GmbH  +44 (0)207 754 5499  |  |

New Christmas colours

Light pastel tones feature prominently in the Christmas decorations and create a distinctive look. Birds of paradise and butterflies are decorated against classic stars and spheres, harmonised in rosé and bleu.  A large image of the popular Nutcracker is adapted to the colour trend.  Warm copper and gold tones, mocha and champagne intensify their exquisite note against the colour white and natural wood.  Fairy tale scenes with iridescent light objects, swans and rocking horses invite you to a feast of emotions. Sophisticated contrasts are reflected in geometric objects in black and silver.



JS Air Curtains | +44 (0)1903 858656 |

AIR CURTAINs by design

Architects and consultants can now enjoy a freehand with air curtain design thanks to the Zen from JS Air Curtains. Fascia panels can be custom made in many different materials, screen printed to carry logos or images, and manufactured to incorporate elements such as clocks and LED displays.

Materials designers have specified on custom Zen fascias range from stainless steel, wood, PU leather, high impact polystyrene and PET, each chosen to perfectly match the architecture of the entrance. As the fascias can also be provided with vinyl graphics, fire exit signs and illuminated 3D lettering, the possibilities are limited only by the designer’s imagination.

A “visual installation service”, by JS Air Curtains, allows a designer to preview their creations with a realistic digital mock-up of the air curtain in-situ using an image of the entrance supplied by the client.



Assigns Ltd | +44 (0)1462 672000 |


The Stormforce Forester is the latest addition to the 2017 Forecourt Sign range from Assigns Ltd.  The all new line up for this year has already seen the launch of the industry leading Stormforce 3000 and the incredible value Stormforce Essential.  And now Assigns Ltd have just launched this third addition to the range, their revolutionary new forecourt sign, the Stormforce Forester. With its rustic timber frame and water-filled base with high quality coil springs for wind deflection, the Stormforce Forester is the perfect blend of form and function. Available as a double-sided chalkboard or A1 Poster display.



BBrown | +44 (0)3705 340340 | |

BBrown-Einstein-216x303-New-ColoursBBrown are a dedicated team of fabric specialists and original suppliers of display fabrics, textiles, PVC and polycarbonates for retail displays and exhibition stands since 1934.

Backgrounds have been our background since backgrounds began and BBrown have more than 400 in stock. If you have a particularly special background in mind, give our Special Order Department a call. We have tons of fabric and tons of experience in sourcing only the best products from far and wide so you can make the high street a better place to be. Register today and compare products or take advantage of our free sample service.




Perspex Distribution | +44 (0)1245 232800 |


New 3mm, Flexible LED Light Sheet Panel – A Lighting Designer’s Dream

Imagine what you can do with a flexible LED light sheet panel that is thinner than the old one-pound coin. Perspex Distribution are now offering a 3mm thick illumination panel – their thinnest ever LED light sheet manufactured by their supply partners Addlux Limited. Using advanced LED technology, the diodes are embedded into the ultra-thin acrylic sheet and deliver the additional advantage that the sheet can be shaped by hand and fixed into position whilst retaining its even brightness. Ideal for signage, displays and POS, the panels offer the benefits of OLED technology but are available in bespoke sizes, give higher brightness and can be purchased at a fraction of the cost. The panels arrive fully assembled with pre-wired connectors – there is no easier solution for your lighting or back lighting projects. The 3mm thick panels are made bespoke in sizes up to 2400 mm x 600 mm, single or double-sided and in any white colour temperature.

Perspex Distribution have been UK suppliers of Addlux light sheet since 2015 and already offer industry leading bespoke lighting solutions including panels up to 4.8m meters in length. For more information, pricing and spec sheets visit


 Megaman | 0845 408 4625 |

 Megaman supplies LED solutions to Buenos Aires sports retailer

When Dexter, Argentina’s largest sport retailer, required a complete lighting solution for its Buenos Aires store, it was imperative that the chosen lighting would illuminate merchandise and create a welcoming experience for customers. Working with distributor Artelum, Megaman’s high quality and energy-efficient LEDs were specified to fulfil the performance and aesthetic requirements. Based on the success of the project, Megaman’s lighting solutions will now be rolled out across all branches of Dexter in Argentina.

To enhance the merchandise on display, Megaman’s 10.5W PAR30s LEDs were installed in the track fixtures. Due to its innovative diffuser glass design, the PAR30s is able to deliver even light distribution at a luminous intensity of 850cd, helping to bring the products and displays to life. With a 35° beam and an Energy Class rating of A+, the PAR30s was the optimal choice to emphasise the true colours of the hues, and achieve high energy efficiency.


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