A new retail phenomenon that’s been making waves across major cities in North America and across the pond, in London, pop-up stores are well… temporary stores that only open for a brief period, offering unique and hard-to-find items. They create the buzz and grab shoppers attention, and just as the word starts spreading, the Pop-Up Store goes… PUFF! And disappears.
Mostly involving clothing stores, here’s a design concept from Italian coffee brand, illy, for a Pop-Up Espresso Bar. It’s housed in a shipping container, and literally fold out to create an instant Espresso Bar. Intriguing!