Plastic Hooks Beyond Limits

Plastic Hooks are popular, but some applications are obviously inappropriate. Here hangered apparel is displayed on plastic hooks better suited for light merchandise. Best Practices would call for sturdier metal hooks or faceouts in this application. For other examples of plastic fixture failure SEE… ”Plastic Corrugated Hook Failure in POP“ “Rare Hook Lug Failure” “Plastic…

Non-Hanging Hanger Display

When displayed on hooks broadside the shape of hangers makes them unmistakable. But displayed side-on like this, the similarity to a closet makes them equally recognizable.  I wonder which way you could gain maximum product density in minimum retail space? In this merchandising I do like the fun clothes hanger colors however. For all Clothes…

Lengthy Straight-Entry Hook

The extensive reach of these Scan Hooks without bowing is impressive, even with heavy batteries at the end. The concept is a One-piece Straight Entry design, meaning the backplate is permanently attached (though moveable) saving labor for assembly and loss of loose parts during resets. One-piece hooks are also sometimes preferred because many two-piece designs…

Diorama Travelog in Miniature

I hope this posh department store hosts a travel bureau in-house, for I spotted only a few purchasable items in this window diorama. Still it was eye-catching and creative even if not a sales pitch. Wish I had talent like this. Instead I am condemned to immortalizing mundane Pegboard Hooks and such on the internet. Follow…

Hook Saddle Mounts Slot Not Bar

These slide-on-from-top saddle-mount display hooks dictates a fairly wide slot opening. They also dictate a heavy gauge display surface material to support any load without warping. In other environments the frontwire would be classed as a “utility hook” but here in apparel the upturned tip serves as a frontstop for often bulky fabric items. For…