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


Handy AV  | +44 (0)208 466 6500 |  |

Affordable and impactful digital signage from Handy AV

HandyLED™ RGB displays offer a choice of super high brightness and contrast, with vivid colour and wide viewing angles, pixel pitch sizes from large to ultra-fine make for impactful pin sharp images in any retail environment.

Displays can be fixed to the floor, flush mounted into walls, or even built into mobile freestanding structures for ultimate store flexibility. This affordable, proven display technology allows flexible design options and reliable operation with 2-3 years warranty. With a choice of specifications for indoor and outdoor use, Handy AV have designed, supplied, installed and maintained their RGB displays for clients such as Intu, Primark, Dior and adidas.


Kawneer  | +44 (0)1928 502500 

Kawneer launches a super-robust and super-thermal commercial entrance door

A robust entrance door with class-leading thermal performance has been launched by Kawneer, the leading UK manufacturer of architectural glazing systems.

Kawneer’s AA®190 TB door features welded corner construction – the strongest aluminium door construction available, with each corner having four separate weld points, each of which has a ‘lifetime guarantee’. Rigorous testing has verified its exceptional strength and durability, making it suitable for use in severe-duty applications as defined in BS 6375-2: 2009 and for refurbishments and new-builds in all sectors, particularly education, healthcare, commercial, and leisure and retail.


Karndean Designflooring  | +44 (0)1386 820104 | 

Karndean Designflooring adds new designs to Opus collection 

Karndean Designflooring is expanding its Opus collection with six new contemporary designs including three woods, three stones and two exclusive smaller ‘herringbone’ tile designs. As well as expanding its limed wood effect designs, Opus presents mixed material and limestone designs for the first time.

With a 15-year commercial guarantee and designed with a wide variety of commercial specifications in mind, Opus is most recognised for its stylish selection of grey tones and is available in an extra-large plank (48” x 9”), tile (18” x 24”) and small tile (18” x 3”) designs with a preferred 2.5mm thickness, 0.55mm wear layer and enhanced R10 and R11 slip resistance ratings.


Hacel Lighting Ltd  | +44 (0)191 280 9911 | |

Explora® Linear Pendant by Hacel

Designed and manufactured in the UK by Hacel, the exclusive Explora® Linear LED Pendant exudes a sharp, contemporary style. As part of the Explora® range, the Linear LED Pendant features a minimalistic approach with a chic elegance, showcasing a translucent yet reflective design. The modern Explora® Linear LED Pendant brings clean lines of clear light perfect for a host of scenarios as a single pendant luminaire or freely arranged to create a centrepiece.


IBASE Europe  +44 (0)1438 846090 |

IBASE Announce New Kaby Lake OPS Digital Signage Player

IBASE have announced the release of their new slot-in Digital Signage Player, the IOPS-602. Based on Intel’s Open Pluggable Specification (OPS), the IBASE IOPS series aims to simplify installation, upgrade and maintenance of larger digital signage applications from hours to minutes. Using Intel’s Active Management Technology (AMT), the OPS player can be accessed remotely offsite to quickly troubleshoot software and hardware issues wirelessly in advance for preventive maintenance, as a result lowering maintenance costs and onsite visits.

Powered by the demanding 7th Generation Intel Core QC / DC processors (formerly known as Kaby Lake), the IOPS-602 can support 4K resolution video for crisp high definition and engaging content, making it ideal for retail, hospitality and kiosk applications.


Enigma Lighting +44 (0)1420 473889  |

Enigma Lighting is firmly established as a leading supplier of light fittings and equipment, and we are pleased to announce that we are now the UK distributor for Powergear. Powergear is a strong, global brand in tailor made track lighting systems and universal adapters for the professional lighting market. Powergear offers a high quality 3 circuit (3-phase) lighting track system which is fully compatible with 3-phase adapters of all major brands. The comprehensive range of innovative accessories – like the twisted L and T connectors – give the designer maximum freedom to create the ultimate track plan. The track can easily be shortened and the Ezclik mounting features make the track system quick and easy to install.


Colourgen Ltd  +44 (0)7780 858606

Dimense – New Branding Solution UK Debut at 100% Design

A unique technology for the production of bespoke, structured wallcoverings is being launched in the UK at 100% Design. Colourgen will be showcasing a broad range of 3D custom-made wallcovering samples that demonstrate the capabilities of the Dimense printer in the Emerging Brands area.

The Dimense printer simultaneously prints and creates the structure of the wallcovering in one pass and is ready to hang immediately. With Dimense, the designer has 100% flexibility to create the bespoke wall covering effects they desire. Retail designers can now really make their brands stand out – creatively, cost-effectively and quickly.


WallerJones  +44 (0)7973 695260


Stand out from the crowd with your Web Design, Branding and Social Media with WallerJones. Does your company need an edge when it comes to image and digital marketing in all areas? We have the flare and creativity in our design team with the backup of hugely talented and experienced software engineers to take your brand to the next level.

Social Media and Marketplace campaigns to efficiently drive your brand in front of your target audience. Talk to us today. If you want the Edge, we work around your ambitions in a bespoke manner.

Our track record speaks for itself.

Call Jeremy on tel: +44 (0)7973 695260 or Steve on tel: +44 (0)7904 860609 or visit for more information.


Wieland Electric  +44 (0)1483 531213

Wieland’s new RST® MICRO 08i3 provides a watertight solution for Retail Applications

Part of Wieland Electric’s popular RST pluggable installation range, the new RST® MICRO08i3, provides a waterproof option that has been designed for the safe and reliable installation of lighting systems where a high degree of protection from water ingress is required. The RST ®MICRO system is optimised for the interfaces between voltage or current sources and LED modules, providing the ideal solution for dimming or DMX applications.

Many retail lighting installations fail, due to water ingress caused by a variety of reasons which can include incorrectly executed installations or damage to wiring or temperature differences, hence the moisture damage. Wieland’s RST® MICRO08i3 resolves this with an integrated water stop with a barrier seal. Available in a 2 or 3 pole option and with a diameter of less than 15mm, RST ®MICRO it the smallest connector currently in the range and perfect for a wide range of applications.

The RST ®MICRO system comprises of connectors, M14 device connectors, pre-assembled conductors and splitters. All of the RST range screw terminal contacts and mating components that are interlocked by simply snapping together, thus improving safety and efficiency with no room for error.


Sylvania  | 0800 440 2478 

Concord rises with the Tide

Sylvania has today launched Concord Tide, a range of linear luminaires for application in retail, museums and galleries. Combining the latest LED technology with optimised lens technology, Tide’s miniaturised lighting units can be housed within existing track or alternatively recessed into a ceiling to provide a unique architectural lighting solution. Its discreet design helps create a near invisible solution which focuses attention purely on the display or exhibit being viewed.

There are three ways the Concord Tide can be represented; Symmetric for subtle ambient lighting around perimeters, Asymmetric for vertical illuminance and wall-washing, and Double Asymmetric for corridor applications where both sides need to be lit.



Movetech UK+44 (0)1204 525626 | |

When visual display specialists Made You Look required a turntable for their exhibition stand at the VM & Display Show, they turned to Movetech UK for help.

Movetech UK’s brief from Made You Look was to do exactly as their name states, to make people look. With vibrant mannequin displays taking centre stage, Made You Look came up with the idea to place their display on a Small Carousel revolving turntable from Movetech UK’s retail display range, knowing the unit would undoubtedly help give their display that extra wow factor.

The result was an exhibition stand that attracted thousands of visitors throughout the show and amazed everyone who saw it.

Read more about Movetech UK’s Small Carousel turntable range by visiting


Andy Thornton  | +44 (0)1422 376000

Gandys is a unique lifestyle brand selling thoughtfully designed fashion accessories and luggage to travellers all over the world, created by brothers Rob and Paul Forkan in memory of their parents who died in the 2004 tsunami. Gandys’ recently opened flagship store in Covent Garden extensively features retail display fittings sourced from Andy Thornton. Clothes, travel accessories and footwear are displayed throughout the store on industrial-style shelf units, school-style benches and simple garment rails, crafted from a mixture of steel and wood in an antique painted finish. View the complete range from Andy Thornton online.


Formica Group +44 (0)191 259 3512

Let’s get digital: A shop environment for a modern age

When Telenet, the largest provider of cable broadband services in Belgium, wanted to open its flagship shop on the Meir in Antwerp, they approached design studio Pinkeye, to develop creative concepts for the space.

Multi-functionality and modularity of the space were key in the design of the project. Formica laminate® was selected to create the natural, peaceful and uplifting look of the shop with its easy to apply and stress free use of material. Difficult shapes, such as a round bench, were easy to achieve with the Formica Group materials.




Reggiani +44 (0)208 236 3000 |  |

Iconic London Market includes Reggiani’s MOOD luminaires

Reggiani has supplied adjustable, round MOOD fittings to market trader stalls at the famous Old Spitalfields Market located in The City of London. The refurbishment was part of a project by Foster + Partners who took their inspiration from the original architecture of the old building and successfully transformed this iconic site into a flexible multi-use facility.

Reggiani’s MOOD luminaire creates brilliant accent lighting for different environments and is available in three versions: fixed, adjustable and wall washer; four different sizes and a wide range of wattages. Features include multiple optics and a full range of accessories, LED colour temperatures of 2700K, 3000K and 4000K and a CRI in excess of 90 that provides exceptional colour rendering to vividly illuminate products and displays.





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