Small Shop, Big Potential: The Pop-Up Retail Trend

Small Shop, Big Potential: The Pop-Up Retail Trend

By design, pop-up shops are meant to have short lifespans. But 2021 is proving this is a long-lasting trend in the retail industry. What retail trend capitalizes on all the following major themes of the last few years: social media-driven marketing and sales, digital...
How to Make Your Shop a Home

How to Make Your Shop a Home

Achieving a homey, comfortable atmosphere for your retail customers is easier than you think. Here’s how. When you work in retail, it might feel like your store is a second home (if you’re an owner, you might even spend more time there than you do your actual home)....
On the Cutting Edge: The Tools We Love at RFP

On the Cutting Edge: The Tools We Love at RFP

When it comes to furniture fabrication, it’s our mandate to combine the latest technology with the timeless care of handmade details. Here’s how we do it. Humans have been creating quality pieces of furniture for as long as manufacturing has existed – long before the...
What is the Sit Test, and Why Do We Do It?

What is the Sit Test, and Why Do We Do It?

It may be our favourite part of the furniture fabrication process (our clients’ too). What makes the sit test so special? You wouldn’t buy a pair of shoes without trying them on first, right? When it comes to an item that needs to be long lasting and well-used, it’s...