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STORETOURS: HURLEY’S STORE BY AMPERSAND STUDIO, GRAND HARBOUR - CAYMAN ISLANDS

American Retail, August 19, 2018

Ampersand Studio Inc., a retail strategy and design firm from Toronto, Canada redefines Island Fresh with the newly renovated Hurley’s store in Grand Cayman, Cayman Islands validating that design has a quantifiable impact on the experience...click link to read more.

 
 
 
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HURLEY’S GETS FRESH ON CAYMAN ISLANDS

VMSD, August 13, 2018

In partnership with Ampersand Studio, Hurley’s re-positioned itself as a place that celebrates food - international cuisines, local flavour and healthy options...click link to read more.


 
 
 
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NOW STARRING

Shop! insight centre, July 2017

Ampersand has been spearheading the brand transformation of The Market by Longo's for the past two years. Urban densification in downtown Toronto led the client to refresh its small urban-format stores, according to the Toronto-based design firm....click link to read more.

 
 
 
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FIVE GREAT GROCERY CONCEPTS IN TORONTO

Canadian Grocer, April 27, 2017 

From Nutella Cafés to cheese walls, here’s what some of the city’s stores have to offer...click link to read more.

 
 
 
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GOING TO MARKET

VMSD, April 27, 2016 

With its new concept, Canadian food retailer Longo’s shows there’s more to grocery design than aisles, checkout counters and endless shelvesr...click link to read more.

 
 
 
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THE MARKET BY LONGO’S BY AMPERSAND STUDIO, TORONTO - CANADA

Retail design blog, June 2016

Ampersand Studio evolved the well-known Longo’s brand to give it a twist for an urban audience....click link to read more.

 
 
 
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DESIGN SHOWCASE:THE MARKET AT LONGO'S BRINGS GROCERY STORE TO HISTORIC BUILDING

Retail Design World, November 2015

Canadian chain The Market by Longo’s has relaunched with an entirely new design and strategy, developed by Ampersand Studio...click link to read more.

 
 
 
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WHATS ON YOUR WALL

Canadian Grocer, November 2015

In a fancy food world, boring beige walls no longer cut it with shoppers. For stores looking to excite, a little artistic air can go a long way ...click link to read more.

 
 
 
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INSIDE LONGO’S IMPRESSIVE NEW IMPERIAL PLAZA LOCATION

Retail Insider, November 2015

Toronto-based grocery retailer Longo's has opened an impressive 8,500 square foot 'Market by Longo's' store at Imperial Plaza on St. Clair Avenue, between Yonge Street and Avenue Road. The beautiful store features 24-foot ceilings and is located at the base of an iconic former office building that was recently repurposed for upscale condominium residences. 

 
 

Awards & nominations

 

 
 
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RETAIL WEEK INTERIORS AWARDS 2016

2016- Shortlist- The International store of the year

 
 
 
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EUROSHOP RETAIL DESIGN AWARDS 2016 FINALIST

We are pleased to announce that our recent project for the first rebrand of the Market by Longo's at the Imperial Plaza building, Toronto, Canada has been shortlisted