MagicInk Interactive

Brand Identity and Your Retail Store Display


The Importance of Brand Identity

When it comes to identifying with something, a person will usually feel as though that thing not only reflects who they are, but that it is also is a part of them. Like the sports fanatic who puts their heart and energy behind their home team and proudly calls themselves a fan, you want your customer to feel they are a part of your brand’s lifestyle. While providing a cohesive, relatable, dynamic, and constantly changing experience is critical to engendering an immersive environment for your customers, actively engaging them through retail store displays is one of the best ways to provide a feeling of community. One element of what it means to be in a community is to have some say in relation to it. Giving your customer’s an avenue to interact with your brand is important to build a sense of purpose and personal placement within your brand for your customer, while also letting your brand keep in touch with its consumer base.

How Interactive Retail Displays Help

Creating interactive elements in your retail store displays engages your customers and asks for their contribution. This, in turn, helps the customers to drive their own experience. This has great benefits for both you and your customers. First, your customers will be able to browse your brand’s lifestyle, zone in on what interests them, engage with multiple products at once, and even complete transactions over the phone. Second, you will be able to see what’s important to the community you advertise to and gain knowledge on what advertisements generate the most interest from your customers. Not to mention interactive displays provide a fun way to communicate with your customers and help them spread new products and exciting promotions through word of mouth using mediums like social media sites.

Sustainable Branding

Creating interactive displays makes all the difference between your customers viewing you as a storefront or as an active part of their community and identity. Providing customers with a place within your brand helps your brand to not only be a part of their lives, but it also ensures that, whatever direction your brand is going, its in a direction that your customers want it to go in.