Excitement is in the mix as 46 project teams celebrate. They're all winners in the 2014 A.R.E. Design Awards! Now they're stirring as they await the show that will announce exactly what they've won.
The awards ceremony will take place in the Four Seasons Ballroom on March 18, the first evening of GlobalShop. Find out which entries had the perfect blend as these teams discover who won Grand Prizes in their categories and which lucky four will take home the Visual Presentation of the Year, Fixture of the Year, Store of the Year, and Sustainable Project of the Year awards. Mix with the best at retails top awards event! Questions? Contact A.R.E.
2014 Winning Projects
Here's a list of the concoctions that are shaking up the retail world. Each has won an Individual Element Award, an Outstanding Merit, or a Grand Prize and possibly one of the four big prizes:
Apple Back to School Windows, Apple Stores, Worldwide
Apple Holiday Windows, Apple Stores, Worldwide
Apple iPhone 5s & 5c Windows, Apple Store, Worldwide
Apple Retail Outdoor Boxes Holiday 2013, Apple Inc., Berlin
Audemars Piguet, Bal Harbour Shops, Bal Harbour, Fla.
Audemars Piguet: Floating Counter, Bal Harbour Shops, Bal Harbour, Fla.
B.Spoke, Bayview Village, Toronto
Barbour: Vintage Visuals, Chicago
Beymen Luxury Flagship, Zorlu Center, Istanbul
Carlo Pazolini, Venice, Italy
Crayola Store, Crayola Experience, Easton, Pa.
Design Within Reach, Nationwide
DFS Galleria, Scottswalk, Singapore
DFS Wine & Cigars, DFS Galleria, Four Seasons Hotel, Macau Macau
DFS Wine & Cigars: Acrylic Shards, DFS Galleria, Four Seasons Hotel, Macau
Entertainment Window - Baccarat, Baccarat - Madison Avenue Flagship, New York
Fetta Panini Bar, Pearson International Airport, Toronto
FIU Florida International University Restaurant Lab, Miami
GALERIILE SABION: Electric Flooring, Sabion, Bucharest, Romania
G by GUESS: Naughty or Nice Holiday 2013, Nationwide Rollout
Green Zebra, Portland, Ore.
Harris Teeter, Charlotte, N.C.
Holt Renfrew: Digital Canvas, Yorkdale Mall, Toronto
HTC One: Everything Your Phone Isn't, 10 Locations, 8 United States, 2 Canada
Jack Daniels Sinatra Select, Duty Free Store, McCarran International Airport, Las Vegas
Kaluz, Fort Lauderdale, Fla.
Kaluz: Beehive Pendants, Fort Lauderdale, Fla.
Kaluz: Cut Resin Floating Panels Entrance Wall, Fort Lauderdale, Fla.
KARL LAGERFELD Concept Store, KARL LAGERFELD RETAIL B.V., Paris
Lane Crawford, Shanghai's Times Square, Shanghai, China
Macy's, Herald Square, New York, Herald Square, New York
New Balance: 574 Customization Kiosk, Foot Locker Store, Times Square, New York
Pacific Collections, Aquarium of the Pacific, Long Beach, Calif.
Pacific Collections Store: Kelp Forest Glass Wall, Aquarium of the Pacific, Long Beach, Calif.
Paris Kids Department, Quilin Shopping Centre, Santiago, Chile
Patagonia Meatpacking, New York
PIRCH, Glendale Galleria, Los Angeles
PIRCH: Demystified Branding, Glendale Galleria, Los Angeles
PIRCH: Faucet Fixture, Glendale Galleria, Los Angeles
PIRCH: Lifestyle Moments, Glendale Galleria, Los Angeles
Red Door (The), New York
Red Door (The): Faux Packaging Brass Beveled Wall, New York
Red Door (The): Flooring Design, New York
RH Restoration Hardware, Boston
Skylark (The), New York
Squint Eyewear, Toronto
Squint Eyewear: Eyepiece Curtains, Toronto
Studio by Ashton Woods (The), Raleigh, N.C.
Studio by Ashton Woods (The): Clutter-free Product Displays, Raleigh, N.C.
Studio by Ashton Woods (The): Model Vignettes, Raleigh, N.C.
Sunglass Hut Flagship Times Square: Eye Candy and Bling Wall, Times Square, New York
Temper Chocolate Pastry, West Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
Teva Retail Store, Orlando Premium Outlets, Orlando, Fla.
Teva Retail Store: Visual Roadtrip, Orlando Premium Outlets, Orlando, Fla.
Under Armour Flagship Store, Harbor East, Baltimore
Under Armour: Well-branded Cashwrap, Baltimore
Van Cleef and Arpels Flagship, New York
Verizon Destination Store: Home and On the Go Dream Home, Mall of America, Minneapolis
Via Cibo Italian Street Food, York Mills Gardens, Toronto
Whole Foods Market, Detroit
Whole Foods Market: Experiential Signage, Detroit
Woolworths Waterstone, Waterstone Village, Somerset West, Western Cape, South Africa