The integration of 2020 Ideal Spaces is implemented at Porta via the Internet as well as – at a later stage – via kiosk systems in the stores.
Built-in inspiration and social features support project-based retailing.
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Retailers and manufacturers can host 2020 Ideal Spaces on their own web server to provide customers with a cutting-edge online space planning solution to plan and purchase their next interior design project. 2020 Ideal Spaces makes it easy and fun for end users to create their design projects, from start to finish, wherever they are—using actual in-store products.
Retailers can prepare sample interactive showrooms which will allow consumers to select and modify all of the elements, including appliances, bathroom fixtures, item materials and colors in order to showcase different store offerings and promotions. Consumers can access the user-friendly interface from the store, at home or anywhere they are connected. They can save ideas and preferences on style, colors, materials and more for later use in their own space planning project area.
Retailers can retrieve the customer’s design and/or project and assist with recommendations and completion of the design. Consumers can create their dream room with their exact room shape and measurements, view it in both 2D and 3D, then finalize their order online or in-store.
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“We have opted for 2020 Ideal Spaces,” says Porta Managing Director Achim Fahrenkamp, “because we want to focus on the customers’ buying process and offer them a unique shopping experience on all channels.” With 2020 Ideal Spaces, the 3D, online space planning solution for interior design from 2020, Porta will give its customers the freedom to let their creativity run free and to create their dream living spaces. With just a few clicks, the user will be able to design a kitchen and use it as the basis for consultations in the store.
The 2020 Ideal Spaces Collaborate Module provides a personal project space for consumers to collaborate on a project with friends and family.
Achim Fahrenkamp added, “Nowadays information gathering and pre-selection mostly takes place online, but we have expe-rienced that for particularly expensive and long-lasting purchas-es –such as kitchens – consumers often want to more closely examine the products to see and feel the haptics, quality and variations in the shops. So to support the consumer buying ex-perience of researching online and purchasing offline, we want to provide them with the tools to make their decision-making easier.
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2020 Ideal Spaces is an innovative online space planning software solution for interior design. In today’s marketplace , customers are more involved in the design and space planning process than ever before, accessing retail products and establishing their design preferences from a variety of places—including home computers, in-store, and on mobile devices.
Modern retailer websites need to stimulate, inspire and provide solutions without neglecting the foundations, such as correct price and product information. Since October, the Porta Group has taken the next step on its way to become a forward-looking omni-channel provider.
With 2020 Ideal Spaces planning software, retailers can align with customer behavior and engage with them on every step of their interior design journey.
Retailers can retrieve a consumer’s space planning project and become a collaborator in the project, participating in social discussions and sending notifications and reminders to the consumer. Consumers can access the project from home and discuss design ideas and share photos with friends and family.
The 2020 Ideal Spaces Inspire Module captures customer interest and qualifies leads through an interactive image gallery.
2020 Ideal Spaces’ unique component architecture lets you Inspire, Design and Collaborate. Inspire your customer with prepared sample room layouts, space plans or help them Define their own, down to the last detail. 2020 Ideal Spaces’ close integration to current stock lists and retail promotions ensures an up-to-date end product, allowing your customer to collaborate with friends and family through a social and accessible online space planning project area.
2020 Ideal Spaces will be available in the coming months for 23 Porta and approximately 100 Boss stores on their respective websites. The two brands will be clearly separated—while Porta customers can combine higher-quality and more varied kitch-ens, Boss customers will be offered less complicated and less expensive options. “The buyer groups within the Porta Group are different and we want to take this into account with our of-fer,” says Fahrenkamp. Beginning in February customers will be able use the tool online and create their dream kitchen right in time for the new year.
2020 Ideal Spaces allows retailers and customers to create picture-perfect photo-realistic renderings of kitchens, bathrooms, bedrooms and more, all featuring cabinetry, furniture and accessories available in-store or online. 2020 Ideal Spaces puts a fun, social and engaging omni-channel retailing experience at your customers’ fingertips.
The customer can assemble their kitchen and, through lifelike renderings and 3600 panoramas, get an exact idea of what their dream project will look like.