StoreSpace® – How To Videos

Welcome to our series of StoreSpace® ‘How To’ explainer videos. This series shares the key functionality and types of insights you can gain from our AutoCAD-based space planning software StoreSpace®.

These videos demonstrate how to:

  • identify opportunities for improving your store layouts and maximise your selling space
  • simplify and speed up the planning process
  • use best performing stores as models to plan and adjust other stores
  • plan your macro space linking directly from your Nielsen planogram software to your AutoCAD .dwg floor plans
  • view, report and share all information held in your store plans
StoreSpace retail planning software how to video series

Videos in this series

How To Easily Plan And Assign Planograms To Floor Plans With StoreSpace

1. Easily plan & assign planograms to floor plans

The first in the ‘How To’ series of StoreSpace® explainer videos from C A Design Services.

In this StoreSpace® explainer video we share how StoreSpace can seamlessly link together AutoCAD floor plans, equipment and planograms. This provides the retail space planner with the means to visualise product adjacency and plan with simple clicks inside fixtures – all without leaving the StoreSpace planning environment.

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2. Plan a store without reinventing the wheel

2. Plan a store without reinventing the wheel

This video shows how easy it is to use StoreSpace® store models as a starting point for planning a new store and achieving the right mix of category space.


3. Capture your most profitable store layout as a model for future plans

3. Capture your most profitable store layout as a model for future plans

In this video we show how to replicate your most profitable store layout across your entire retail estate using StoreSpace®.


4. Understand store performance

4. Understand store performance

StoreSpace® can be configured to report on space allocation instore using polygons to outline selected areas. This allows you to question how big the store is, how big the warehouse is, and where applicable, how big the ambient space is.


5. Using sales data to inform planning decisions

5. Using sales data to inform planning decisions

Watch this StoreSpace® explainer video in which we show how it is possible to display average sales information from planograms. Using the average weekly sales, planners can make the right choices to maximise sales.




6. How to deliver floor plans that work - ensuring planograms fit available space

6. How to deliver floor plans that work - ensuring planograms fit available space

In this StoreSpace® explainer video we show how you can carry out validation checks at any time to ensure your store plans are error free and will fit the available space in store.


7. Sharing store data with everyone that needs to know

7. Sharing store data with everyone that needs to know

In this StoreSpace® explainer video we show how you can view equipment, area, linear space and planogram data all in one convenient place.


8. Using heat maps to improve store profitability

8. Using heat maps to improve store profitability

In this StoreSpace® explainer video we discuss the two key tools within StoreSpace® that can help you improve store profitability.


9. Clustering stores for productive decision making

9. Clustering stores for productive decision making

StoreSpace® supports an unlimited number of clusters which can be configured for a client’s requirements. This will enable you to make productive decisions about your plans.


10. Using model stores to consistently plan your stores

10. Using model stores to consistently plan your stores

The use of models is a key component of StoreSpace®. This video shows how you can use these tools to get the right mix of space, consistently applied, within each relevant store across your estate; and thereby maximise sales and profitability.


11. Optimise store performance

11. Optimise store performance

This video shows how you can optimise store performance with StoreSpace® by analysing sales versus linear space on your floor plans; and thereby understand which categories are performing best across your estate.


Related Video - Take a 360° Virtual Tour of an Actual Store with StoreView®

Related Video - Take a 360° Virtual Tour of an Actual Store with StoreView®

StoreView® from C A Design Services is an interactive web application and communications tool for retail store development teams. It is cost effective to create and very easy to use.

StoreView® can also integrate into StoreSpace® and other store planning packages.




If you’d like to discover more about space planning software StoreSpace®, please contact Guy Moates or Pete Humm on 01493 412806 or email sales@cadesignservices.co.uk.

StoreSpace® is a registered trademark of C A Design Services Ltd.


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