International Store Design Competition 2009

The original store design competition, now in its 38th year, this event attracts the best of the best in Store Design worldwide. The industry's only totally peer reviewed competition, managed by each chapter in turn. An average of over 200 international entrants vie for top awards.

Category Award
Type International, Award, Open, Single-Stage, Anonymous
Genre Interior, Shop
Country Canada
RegDeadline 2 November 2009 GoogleCal iCal
2 November 2009
Eligibility Any contract design firm or in-house retail design team
Target Field Store interiors completed from November 2, 2008 to November 1, 2009.

- Department Stores
- Specialty Stores (Mall Stores, Standalone Stores, Strip Center Stores including Outlet Centers, or Retail
Stores within Entertainment Facilities)
- Food service and convenience
- Other Retail

The jury will be comprised of Professional Retail Design Institute members and other professionals in the fields of Retail and Store Design.

A first place winner and up to two award of merits may be awarded in each category. In addition, a “Store of the Year” will be chosen. At the discretion of the judges, an award will be given for the “most innovative concept,” “most innovative visual merchandising concept,” “most innovative lighting” and “most innovative fixturing.”

Entry Fee

Submission Address
Retail Design Institute’s International Store Design Competition
c/o Ted Wilson
Hudson Bay Company
401 Bay Street Suite 900
Toronto, Ontario M5H2YH

Winners notified: December 11, 2009

Past winners

Retail Design Institute

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