News

Evan Williams® Bourbon Display hits a Home Run!

As a proud sponsor of Major League Baseball in 2018, Heaven Hill wanted a premium, impactful display for their Evan Williams Bourbon brand that would be a show-stopper in the store. To execute, the Chippewa Falls/Swedesboro team integrated both permanent and temporary design elements to truly give this display a dugout feel, making it a hit instore for Evan Williams® Bourbon!

Pellegrino Display

Great Northern Instore Wins 12 DOT Awards

Design of the Times, an official contest and event of the Path to Purchase Expo, celebrates in-store displays and digital activations, and recognizes their role in an enhanced shopper experience.

Great Northern Instore won 12 awards at the 2018 event, including two Gold winners. View them all here:

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Merchandising Whitepaper

White Paper on Retail Environments

Great Northern Instore continually assesses retail environments and shopper insights and applies them to merchandising strategies at retail. Read our latest findings in Proof Positive: Instore Merchandising is Impactful! that shares shopper buying behaviors and preferences, and offers best practices to make a bigger impact instore.

Access the white paper here.

GlobalShop 2018

See our Expanded Capabilities at GlobalShop

Great Northern Instore and United Displaycraft, A Great Northern Instore Company, are excited to exhibit its full range of retail merchandising display solutions at GlobalShop 2018!  Stop by Booths 1218 and 725 to speak with our creative team and merchandising experts and see our full range of temporary, semi-permanent, permanent and interactive display capabilities.

To learn more or register for GlobalShop, go to www.globalshop.org.

Solar Roof - Great Northern Instore

A Commitment to Solar Power Pays Dividends

In 2010, Rich Carrigan, then President of United Displaycraft, decided to take on a significant energy conservation initiative by implementing a solar array installation at its manufacturing facility in Des Plaines, IL. The solar solution was easy, maintenance-free, and provided such a quick return on investment that he decided to ‘double-down’ and expand capability in 2014. It was the largest solar array installation in the state of Illinois. The investment in solar has paid for itself multiple times over. Read More…

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