WE KNOW RETAIL*WE BUILD EXPERIENCES*DRIVEN BY EMOTION

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what we do

We take brand speak, to experience speak, creating compelling store environments that inspire and resonate with consumers.
Strategic Branding

Understanding your business objectives, marketing platform and brand positioning is key to developing a compelling brand story proposition within your retail environment. We gather, distill and analyze all sorts of data that yields critical insight and inform our shopper-centric approach to design.

Retail Design/Planning

Our store design strategy is grounded in finding the right balance between the brand image, the shopper experience, the product attributes, the company objectives and ROI...all working together to create a point of difference/competitive edge for your retail store project that not only performs but inspires.

Environmental Graphics

We know that the store environment is the ultimate immersive embodiment of the brand and as such it needs to deliver a strong connection with shoppers. Our collaborative environmental design approach takes shoppers on a brand journey that is visually captivating while reinforcing the brand promise.

Architecture

We create environments that inspire, facilitate the results you seek and deliver dimension to your goals. Our architecture professionals mastermind every aspect of your space or facility for maximum impact to move product, sell services and support your brand image.

Program Management

Key to the success of any project is the day-to-day management of critical tasks to monitor that the project stays on track for target opening. We coordinate all project development through contractor/vendor communication, site observations and the generation of in-house best practice documentation to monitor progress against project schedule.

Rollout

Communicating your brand consistently is key to brand recognition and equity building. Delivering a consistent store design that not only delivers on this promise but is practical and operationally sound is one of our key differentiators. Our rollout process takes this into account while we continuously test, refine and communicate changes throughout the process.

we like

<span style="color: white; ">RETAIL</span>
RETAIL
<span style="color: white; ">SPORTS & ENTERTAINMENT</span>
SPORTS & ENTERTAINMENT
<span style="color: white; ">FOOD & BEVERAGE</span>
FOOD & BEVERAGE
<span style="color: white; ">SHOWROOMS</span>
SHOWROOMS
<span style="color: white; ">AIRPORTS</span>
AIRPORTS
<span style="color: white; ">ARCHITECTURAL ROLLOUTS</span>
ARCHITECTURAL ROLLOUTS

who we are

...forward...curious...responsive...personal...experienced. The diverse background of our team brings all the disciplines together from design/architecture, marketing/advertising, and visual merchandising/retail operations to help translate your brand vision to a unique store experience.

At RGLA we are passionate about retail and all it entails from branding, store design and architecture to roll-out implementation. It is what we live everyday. We take each and every project as an opportunity to tell a story, influence behavior and ultimately empower customers to become your brand ambassadors.

We develop brand experiences by working with clients in a collaborative way where we explore new ideas, let our curiosity roll and experiment with textures and materials that tell your story yet maintain focus on what is strategically and operationally grounded.

experience

Founded

State Architectural Licenses

Stores we have done since our founding

work

For over 40 years, RGLA has cultivated long-standing relationships with some of the the most reputable retailers in the industry, providing exceptional service, innovative design and creative solutions. Working as a virtual extension of our client's organization, we are dedicated to providing an integrated solution-based process. The next big thing - your store experience.
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RGLA is committed to sustainable design. Our architecture, design and project management teams are staffed with LEED accredited professionals that have the expertise to help you integrate sustainable solutions into your next project.
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process

Our process is built on collaboration and getting to know our client's business. We use a stepped approach to bring a store from a brand positioning to a retail experience.
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careers

At RGLA we are always on the look out for talented individuals to fill roles in Architecture, Design, and Graphics. Refer to job openings below for details.
Architectural Program Associate

We are looking for disciplined and organized individuals to fill this entry-level to intermediate position in Architectural drafting and program support. A high degree of proficiency in AutoCAD, along with excellent communication skills are required. Proficiency in Revit, MS Word and Excel, and a desire to learn program management skills related to retail architecture and design are also a plus. Duties will include drafting utilizing Autodesk Architecture to produce technical drawings, as well as the support of day-to-day tasks relating to project planning and delivery, including client programming, due diligence research of requirements of AHJ, Landlords, and others, and the regular communication of updates related to planning and delivery. Please submit your resume and electronic sample portfolio at: info@rgla.com indicating Architectural Program Associate Job Opening as Subject Heading.

Architectural Program Manager

We are looking for disciplined and organized individuals to fill this intermediate to senior-level position in program support. The Program Manager demonstrates program management skills related to design and architecture, along with excellent communication skills, holds a Bachelor’s degree or equivalent, and is proficient in AutoCAD, Revit, MS Word, Excel, and Project. The Program Manager’s duties include the management of all tasks relating to project planning and delivery, including budgeting and scheduling, site visits and observations, construction administration and coordination of communication with the field and client, including best practice documentation. Please submit your resume and electronic sample portfolio at: info@rgla.com indicating Architectural Program Manager Job Opening as Subject Heading.

Architectural Designer

We are looking for creative and organized individuals who have experience transforming retail environments through architectural design. You will create architectural design concepts for a variety of client needs and applications from storefront design to interior architecture. Proficiency in AutoCAD 2D and 3D is required (i.e., Autodesk 3ds Max, Revit, Google Sketchup, etc.), and proficiency in Adobe Creative Suite software (including Photoshop, Illustrator, and InDesign) is a plus. Relevant industry experience required. Please submit your resume and electronic sample portfolio at: info@rgla.com indicating Architectural Design Job Opening as Subject Heading.

Interior Designer

We are looking for creative and organized individuals who have experience transforming retail environments through design. You will work on a team environment working on store planning, design and development for a variety of clients . Proficiency in AutoCAD 2D and 3D is required (i.e., Autodesk 3ds Max, Revit, Google Sketchup, etc.). Proficiency in Adobe Creative Suite software (including Photoshop, Illustrator, and InDesign) is a plus. Relevant industry experience required including conceptual design, design development, material/application sourcing and vendor relationship management. Please submit your resume and electronic sample portfolio at: info@rgla.com indicating Interior Designer Job Opening as Subject Heading.

contact

Do you need retail design, branding, architecture, and/or retail rollout, or simply
have a question or comment?

RGLA Solutions,
5100 River Road,
Suite 125,
Schiller Park, IL 60176