Friday, November 17, 2017

Sustainability By Design: Workshop Session at IIT Roorkee


Mr.Sanjay Agarwal and Ms.Shreya Krishnan were invited by FOA, IIT Roorkee to provide working insights for students on sustainability in design. The session focused on 'Natural Resources Conservation' while designing and how to be inclusive while designing any built form or interior spaces. Working with limited materials sourced locally students were asked to create an design spaces justifying use of material in its most sustainable form.

FRDC Living


FRDC started its new vertical of 'Living' which will focus on Living/Working/Leisure environment. Extending its expertise gained from Retail vertical and Design process based on research and understanding of Core drivers influencing design and how we behave in spaces, the Living vertical will work on spaces like Co-Living, Co-working, Studio Apartments, Hostels, Boutique and Smart Hotels, Work places, Leisure and Entertainment places etc.
Mrs.Neha Arora will head this vertical. Neha comes from Experience design background and choreographing Experience as her forte, she will drive this vertical with values and sensibilities build around Service and Experience which is key for people inhabiting these spaces.

Monday, June 19, 2017

FRDC listed amongst Top 50 Retail Design firms in the World!


VMSD's annual list of top retail design firms of the world has ranked FRDC #39 in the world. "It’s a great and proud moment for all of us as we complete 10 years of our existence" says Sanjay Agarwal, Director, FRDC Bangalore.
Link: http://www.vmsd.com/content/top-retail-design-firms-2017

Saturday, June 10, 2017

FRDC celebrated its 10 years of Design @10Years Live!


Completing 10 years, FRDC team put together their talent in a live performance @Alliance Francaise, Bangalore. The show not only celebrated and commemorated its achievements but also gave stage to FRDCians to bring forth their talent other than design. Cofunder Mr. Sanjay Agarwal spoke about 'importance' of wearing your own 'Sunscreen' and do what one likes to do. Key Note Speaker Mr. Ian Faria's gave a motivational speech to think from Free mind and create happiness around us. Guest Speaker Mr. Vineesh Chadha spoke about people at FRDC and the warmth they bring to each one. The show had live performance from Muddy Paw and The Amps.
Key Note Speaker Mr. Ian Faria:
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ezsvMVKrdc0
Guest Speaker Mr. Vineesh Chadha:
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=EeK3Fw6YK48
Mr. Sanjay Agarwal:
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WOnCw13tWMU
Live performance from Muddy Paw and The Amps:
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Mp7mfVl6r6k

Thursday, March 23, 2017

Ruosh store by FRDC, Bangalore – India


Ruosh in Sankrit means 'passion'. The objective for the new design of exclusive stores was to make brand and stores more relevant to New Urban customers and provide an essential Global Metro lifestyle connect. More unisex in appeal and younger, cleaner and minimalistic in looks was an approach for the new set of experiential stores.
http://www.retaildesignblog.net/2017/02/26/ruosh-store-by-frdc-bangalore-india/

FRDC at EuroShop 2017


Euroshop 2017 was so far largest and FRDC team celebrated its 10 years with a bang there. FRDC had the largest design team travelling to Euroshop from a single design firm. From new technologies to new lighting and the new future of retail was not only an eye opener but quite captivating for young and senior designers. We will strive to bring the best into retail design for India.