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For more than five decades, Callison and RTKL have created some of the world’s most memorable and successful environments for developers, retailers, investors, institutions and public entities. In 2015, our two practices came together under the Arcadis umbrella, expanding our sphere of influence and the depth and breadth of our resources. Our team is comprised of more than 2,000 creative, innovative professionals throughout the world who are committed to advancing our clients’ businesses and enhancing quality of life. Our firm-wide blog covers all aspects of architecture and design.

Retail Centers | August 06, 2019
CallisonRTKL Vice President Marc Fairbrother explains how struggling American malls can...
Smart buildings can optimize wellness

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Office Building Design | CallisonRTKL | May 29, 2019
Employees want wellness initiatives built into their work experience, especially when...
Office Building Design | CallisonRTKL | April 05, 2019
From retention and career advancement to the ethics of inclusion and diversity, these...
Architects | CallisonRTKL | January 28, 2019
Innovations in voice recognition, cognitive neuroscience, and biometrics are among the...

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Retail Centers | CallisonRTKL | December 03, 2018
Sabrina Hilfer, a specialty retail designer, talks about the integration of biometrics in...
Retail Centers | CallisonRTKL | October 22, 2018
Erich Dohrer doesn’t want to talk about the “dead mall” or the great mall success story—...

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Retail Centers | CallisonRTKL | September 26, 2018
Kevin Horn and Shirley Cheng explore how a new generation of travelers is disrupting...
Architects | CallisonRTKL | September 06, 2018
Transitioning into a new hospital is no easy feat and daily tasks can have a huge impact.
Architects | CallisonRTKL | August 09, 2018
Great design is born out of simplicity, purity, timelessness, unobtrusiveness and...
Vauxhall Pop Up
Retail Centers | June 21, 2018
We talk a lot about how the retail landscape, particularly in the realm of shopping malls...
Retail Centers | CallisonRTKL | May 21, 2018
The growth in men’s retail worldwide is projected to outpace women’s retail by 2020.
Lighting | CallisonRTKL | May 09, 2018
The earliest American malls didn’t offer much in the way of natural light; the big...
Energy Efficiency | CallisonRTKL | April 10, 2018
CallisonRTKL’s Pablo La Roche explains how outdoor thermal comfort could mitigate the...
Museums | CallisonRTKL | March 27, 2018
Kirill Pivovarov discusses how museums and retail stores are influencing each other to...
Office Building Design | CallisonRTKL | March 19, 2018
How retail’s focus on brand authenticity, heritage and education are transforming...
Urban Planning | CallisonRTKL | December 04, 2017
Thoughtful design, architecture, and planning can accelerate and even create an urban...
Hotel Facilities | CallisonRTKL | November 10, 2017
CallisonRTKL’s recent survey helps shed some light on how the hotel of the future might...
Exploring potential innovations for the co-working industry
Office Building Design | CallisonRTKL | October 20, 2017
Exploring potential innovations for the co-working industry.
Displays at a department store
Retail Centers | CallisonRTKL | September 26, 2017
Department stores are going through a period of transformation in the face of a rapidly...
Neon sign with 'Eat what makes you happy' written
Architects | CallisonRTKL | August 31, 2017
The digital and physical worlds are colliding. How will social media platforms influence...