From grocery, hardware, and shopping centers to warehouse and distribution facilities, we get the job done, in the words of our clients, “faster and better.” SSOE has the agility and experience to develop a prototype for your retail facility and adapt it to address regional variations with successfully proven design and entitlement services. You can expect greater value from SSOE with our collaborative approach to projects that ensures your involvement from the start and utilizes the latest technology to work more efficiently, make design changes quickly, compress schedules, and deliver a greater level of quality.

Long-term client relationships are a hallmark of SSOE. We build them by providing quality stores when and where you need them, using the delivery method best fit for your needs. We make it easier for you to expand wherever opportunities arise.

“Probably the single thing that stands out to me when SSOE is working on a project is the lack of drama. They seem to be able to anticipate most issues before they become significant and are very thorough. They are a very good architectural firm for us.“

Roger Bernstein, Site Development Director, Lowe’s


New Stores

We’ve designed 650+
new retail stores

8 Years

Top Retail Firm

Our extensive retail experience and exceptional project performance has earned us a Top Retail Engineering Firm ranking for the past 8 years (BD+C)


Cost Savings

We’ve documented
more than $13 million
in cost savings for
our retail clients