8 Takeaways from the 2017 Beauty Marketing Trends Report

Women’s Marketing, the leading independent marketing services agency for high-growth brands, has released its 2017 Beauty Marketing Trends report. Offering deep insights into the latest consumer trends and analytics for the cosmetic industry, here’s what we learned: One signature product + stellar branding = success: Gone are the days of unwavering brand loyalty. Today’s consumers […]

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Today’s beauty industry is roaring, projected to grow from $46.2 billion in 2015 to $51.8 billion by 2020, according to Mintel. But, what’s causing this steady growth and how is the industry fueling it further? Our latest eBook “Buying Beauty: Influencers, Trends, & Predictions in the Business of Looking Good” addresses this question and has […]

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Pat McGrath Labs Releases Lust 004 TODAY!

The Excitement Today is a monumental day for fashionistas and makeup junkies around the globe. Today—coinciding with the first day of New York Fashion Week—Pat McGrath Labs launches the Lust 004 kit exclusively at Sephora. This highly-anticipated limited release is particularly special for the PDI family because we developed, engineered, manufactured, and installed the one-of-a-kind […]

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We recently had the opportunity to work on a fun project for with a wildly popular and successful instant print camera and film brand, creating displays for its first-ever brick-and-mortar store in the US. Sorry though, our lips are sealed. We can’t disclose the brand, but we bet you can take an educated guess. This […]

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Urban Decay Nabs 2 CEW Beauty Insider Awards

We are thrilled to share that our client, Urban Decay, is the recipient of two prestigious CEW (Cosmetic Executive Women) Beauty Insider Awards this year. Urban Decay’s Naked Smoky eyeshadow palette stole the show by taking the Most Buzzed-About and Best-Seller awards in the prestige category. CEW is made up of more than 6,000 industry […]

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Our latest eBook is hot off the presses! “The Shift in Shopping: Examining Today’s Retail Landscape” was written to thoroughly explore the current climate of the traditional retail market and the competing online market. This eBook identifies and inspects digital shopping trends, savvy solutions by bricks and mortars, and how shoppers are interacting between these […]

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We’re thrilled to announce our client, Stila Cosmetics, has created an industry buzz with its latest brand revamp incorporating our striking merchandising displays. In a June 6 WWD article, writer Allison Collins writes: “Seven years and a massive stockkeeping unit reconciliation later, the revamping of Stila is complete – and the golden gondolas that will […]

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Retail Display: Industry Secrets Revealed

Here at PDI, we have recently completed the first in a series of eBooks aimed at providing consumer education and insight into the world of retail display production. This piece, entitled “Catch The Eye: Creating Successful Retail Environments,” covers a variety of topics including: Choosing the Right Manufacturer The Display Buying Experience Merchandise Planning in […]

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Ken Fuhrman is a 20-year veteran of the visual merchandising industry. He’s led design departments at a variety of major retail brands. Ken was gracious enough to share some of his secrets for creating successful displays, discuss the state of the industry, and tell us where he finds inspiration today. Q: What exactly is visual […]

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Four Tips for Choosing a Retail Display Manufacturing Partner

With the proliferation of emerging technology, the retail space has become a battlefield with all sides vying at once for the attention and loyalty of the customer. Not only are brands competing with each other but they are at war with the convenience of eCommerce. Now, more than ever before, product presentation is crucial to […]

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