Building Type Basics for Retail and Mixed-Use Facilities / Edition 1

Building Type Basics for Retail and Mixed-Use Facilities / Edition 1

by The Jerde Partnership, Jerde Partnership, Inc. Staff, Stephen A. Kliment
     
 

ISBN-10: 047120322X

ISBN-13: 9780471203223

Pub. Date: 08/22/2003

Publisher: Wiley

Building Type Basics for Retail and Mixed-Use Facilities presents nuts-and-bolts guidelines and inspirational, real-world advice to jump-starting superlative retail design projects that create a viable environment for all forms of merchandising–including shopping centers, urban regeneration/ renewal projects, town centers, individual and freestanding stores, e

Overview

Building Type Basics for Retail and Mixed-Use Facilities presents nuts-and-bolts guidelines and inspirational, real-world advice to jump-starting superlative retail design projects that create a viable environment for all forms of merchandising–including shopping centers, urban regeneration/ renewal projects, town centers, individual and freestanding stores, e-commerce, and mixed-use facilities. Leaders in the industry provide guidelines, cautionary advice, and lessons learned from a variety of actual retail design projects to steer everyone on a project toward making sound decisions early in the planning cycle. Descriptive illustrations and need-to-know information offer valuable coverage on such essential topics as lighting, site selection, renovation, and code compliance.

This indispensable guide:

  • Asks and answers twenty questions that frequently arise in the early phases of a project commission
  • Provides project photographs, diagrams, floor plans, sections, and details
  • Includes design guidelines for a variety of retail and mixed-use building projects, including some of the most innovative contemporary designs

This conveniently organized quick reference is an invaluable guide for busy, dedicated professionals who want to get moving quickly as they embark on a new project. Like every Building Type Basics book, it provides authoritative, up-to-date information instantly and saves architects and facilities planners countless hours of research. Engineering consultants will also find in this volume a wealth of information to help them tackle retail and mixed-use building commissions of all kinds.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780471203223
Publisher:
Wiley
Publication date:
08/22/2003
Series:
Building Type Basics Series, #4
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
272
Product dimensions:
7.64(w) x 9.51(h) x 0.78(d)

Table of Contents

Preface (Stephen A. Kliment).

Acknowledgments.

1. Introduction.

2. The Evolution of Retailing.

3. Where People Shop.

4. Retail Store Planning.

5. Retail Store Design.

6. Planning for Retail and Mixed-Use Centers.

7. Design of Retail and Mixed-Use Complexes.

8. Building Systems for Retail Stores and Mixed-Use Centers.

9. The Future of Retail.

Glossary.

Bibliography and References.

Index.

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