Representing a paradigm shift in the banking sector, the ANZ Flagship Workplace by WMK Architecture combines digital technology with the physical brand environment for an immersive customer experience. Through partnering with Blue Sky Design, ANZ and Lendlease, WMK delivers an iconic retail environment that creates a more engaging and interactive experience between ANZ staff and its customers.
Representing the largest branch in the network, the interior features a full range of digital banking options and other elements, including an interactive three-storey digital garden that displays a constantly changing garden driven by social media interactions. Dedicated spaces include discovery zones, discussion areas and seminar spaces, while digital screens explain products and demonstrate solutions. Design elements such as side-by-side desks create a more personable experience for customers. Natural materials such as light-toned timber connects the different areas and provides a sense of warmth within the internal environment.
Tongue n Groove solid engineered European oak floorboards in the Freado colour, Eterno classic wire-brushed finish and Grande format feature throughout the interior of this work and retail environment. Keeping true to the original European oak colour, Freado creates a neutral backdrop for any application.