Content about Landscape

October 24, 2011

Retailers sometimes overlook the common areas that surround their shop. The outdoor landscape can be the unspoiled extension of shop interiors, providing indoor and outdoor continuity for a positive shopping experience that enthralls all our senses. Interior plants and landscaping work together synergistically to create store interiors that are more favorable for retail activity.

April 13, 2011

Parking lots have typically not been associated with green and energy-efficient design and building practices. But according to some experts, that’s beginning to change. 


“Extensive changes are being made to reduce the carbon footprint of surface parking lots,” said Matt Jobin, AIA, project manager, Rich and Associates, Southfield, Mich., the oldest firm in North America dedicated solely to parking design and planning. 


June 14, 2010

7-Eleven is deploying Softscape Inc.'s Softscape for Retail talent management solution to better align and...

November 30, 2007

Green roofs, already popular in Europe, are starting to gain momentum in the United States...

September 30, 2007

Wal-Mart Stores continues to burnish its green reputation, opening its most earth-friendly Sam’s Club to...