GlobalShop 2016: Some Of My Favorite Things

GlobalShop 2016, FRCH Creative Fuel

Last week I traveled with several FRCH-ers to Las Vegas to attend the 2016 GlobalShop trade show. It was my first experience to this particular show and I wasn’t disappointed. While I’m a veteran of NeoCon, this was an entirely different experience. Read more of this post

GlobalShop 2015

FRCH Design, GlobalShop 2015
A group of thirteen FRCH designers were recently given the opportunity to explore the vast floor of GlobalShop 2015, an annual retail design conference held in Las Vegas. Everything from fixture manufacturers and mannequin displays to Cirque-du-Soleil and Latin dancing were explored. This is an overview of highlights from the tradeshow and our favorite Las Vegas sights. Read more of this post

Welcome Back PAVE 3D Student Design Winners

Globalshop PAVE Design ChallengeThe Fall marks the beginning of a new school year and the welcoming of our Fall Semester student co-ops.  We recently welcomed back Catherine Murray, Micah Washington, and Yuan Zeng who spent the previous Spring Semester with us and helped us with our FRCH booth at GlobalShop 2013 in Chicago, the largest annual visual merchandising trade show and conference for the retail design industry.   The three University of Cincinnati DAAP Interior Design students were invited to attend GlobalShop as Finalists of the PAVE 3D Student Design Challenge sponsored by Van Stry Design.  While in Chicago, Catherine and Micah’s design received an Honorable Mention while Yuan’s design took First Place.  We are excited to welcome (and welcome back) ALL of our student co-ops from the University of Cincinnati DAAP Program, which was recently named the third best design school in the world by Business Insider!  What follows are some of Cat, Micah, and Yuan’s thoughts about the GlobalShop experience through their eyes.  Read more of this post