Thorntons Prototype Store
Louisville, Kentucky. Client: Thorntons Inc., Louisville KY.
The Thorntons prototype store was designed to support the marketing of the "neighborhood market" and "quick cafe" concepts being integrated into the corporate chain stores. The new store was a test site for store construction techniques, materials, security issues, capital cost and marketing assesment of the new marketing campaign.
Natural lighting, high visibility storefront glazing, carpet tile and engineered wood flooring offer the customer an inviting atmosphere. Design Archtect and Project Manager: Michael Ray Pluta, Architect. Architect of record: Tucker & Booker Inc.