Who We Are

Canada's largest full service in house in store experience partner.

BGI has been in the Retail industry for over 30 years, with that comes experience. We are “students of retail”, constantly on the lookout for inspiration, exploring ways to bring global innovation to our client’s projects.

Our Company Values:

Our goal is to be a world leader in providing an engaging customer experience that meets and surpasses all expectations in support of the common growth of the companies we serve and the BGI team we employ.

Our Mission Statement:

The key focus of BGI Retail is to deliver outstanding experiences to the retail market place with creative passion and meaningful purpose in a way that qualifies the existence of our brand. This existence is supported by the actions of the entire organization working as one to earn the loyalty of our clients, placing us at the front of mind, to be the first call.

A Brief History of Time...

From regional vinyl provider to full service in-store experience creator

See some of BGI's biggest milestones along the way

1989

Brantford Graphics Inc. is founded

Specializing in hand-painted fleet marking in 3000 sq. ft. shop

1995

Signage Galore

95% of business model is engaged in producing signage for North America’s largest retailers as a trade shop.

2001

Installation Team is Born

Launch of BGI's own national installation team

2003

Customer: Staples US

First US order for new plastics, décor and CNC Fabrication- 1,200 stores (Staples US).

2007

Going Environmentally Friendly

All paint systems and packaging converted to eco friendly choices

2008

New Leadership Arrives

Kristian Carson (center) purchases BGI Graphics Inc ~18,500 sq. ft. of rented space

2009

Explosive Growth

BGI Grows work force and capacity to support 300% growth in sales

2010

The Future of Retail

Technology channel spins off into separate business: Connect Oasis

2011

Vertical Integration Begins: Wood

Wood facility acquired to support fixturing and display channel

2013

The Big Move

BGI moves into 3 Adi Dassler Way, a new custom-built 76K sq. ft. facility including:

• First-business to open in the new Brant business park
• 24/7 client access Innovation Center
• Design center
• 100% Fiberoptic

2015

The Expansion

BGI adds 30,000 sq. ft. extension to accommodate expanded millwork manufacturing

2015

Going Green with Renewable Energy

Solar generation joint venture with County of Brant and Six Nations on roof of 3 Adi Dassler commences generation of electricity from new 250 kWH system

2017

Vertical Integration Continues: Metal

BGI occupies 7 Adi Dassler Way, a new 70K sq. ft. facility adjacent to the first to support metal fabrication and provide additional warehousing

2017

More to come...

Completes the purchase of ~12 acres land adjacent to 7 Adi Dassler Way, for future development of ~200,000 square feet manufacturing space

2018

Expansion Underway

Work starts March 2018 on 44,000 square foot addition to 7 Adi Dassler Way for completion by July 2018 to support 118% growth year-over-year