A FEW WORDS FROM OLIVIER
-I’m the Founder and Managing Director of LAB:OM LTD, a retail design and visual merchandising practice based in Hong Kong and Saigon. I studied Applied Arts followed by an Architecture degree in Paris. I worked with Jean Nouvel, Philippe Starck and also as a movie director for TV Ads, video clips before settling up in Asia 15 years ago.
-In Hong Kong I was L’Oreal Luxe Travel Retail Asia Pacific Retail Design & Visual Merchandising Director, Jurlique International Creative Director prior to the creation of LAB:OM LTD.
-LAB:OM agency focuses on creating retail design, visual merchandising as well as customer experience for luxury brands in the field of cosmetic, spirits and fashion accessories. Aside of this I collaborate with National University of Singapore as visiting lecturer on various design projects since 8 years.
A LITTLE BIT OF BACKGROUND
With the right mindset only the sky is the limit:
LAB:OM creative platform focuses on retail architecture, design, visual merchandising and manufacturing for luxury brands.
We project spaces, significance, processes, ideas and attitudes. We think about design as a conceptual means of expression and interaction.
We are specialized in luxury Retail Design and Visual Merchandising with 15+ years experience in the trade. From ideas to implementation we are supporting your retail strategy and excellence.
THREE IMPORTANT VALUES
we believe good intentions + wrong design = bad design no one wants a shitty product
we approach each project with a fresh perspective and broad up to date knowledge.
We like to twist and look from a different angle at your needs, brand DNA being the corner stone of our every projects.
As Mies Van Der Rohe quoted “God is the details”, high quality and detailed works on projects shows respect towards our clients and their customers.
We put your customers at the centre of everything.
We are a multicultural team of talents devoted to be creative and happy.
Architect, designer, graphic artist, draftsman, commercial, accountant all of us are sharing the same moto “all you need to know is that it’s possible” Wolf, an Appalachian trail hiker.
WHAT WE DO ?
We work with brands to grow their business through the first touch points with their customer, retail stores. We create design, manufacture and install boutiques, shop in shop, corners, pop up stores, promotional events, POSM materials, and many more… We also develop brand guidelines providing key instructions about how specific elements of a brand should be used in order to respect the brand DNA.
Based on your brief we are designing your point of sale focusing on your brand DNA, zoning and the most important: we put your customers at the centre of everything.
We activate your product launch with customer’s impact in mind. Head turning and traffic stopper are our driver. Creativity and fast delivery are Visual Merchandising bones.
We have a factory in China with 80 workers. From mechanical drawings, quality control to shop fitting, we follow up the process in full to deliver the highest quality turn key solution.