The most prestigious event for the retail design community in the Indian Retail industry. Top Retail Design, Visual Merchandising, and Manufacturing Talent from India compete in 12 Store Design Categories and 10 Special Categories. The 12th edition of the popular awards had 325 entries across 22 award categories. Of these, 160 were shortlisted by the jury that comprised some prominent names in the global and Indian retail design space. The categories included 12 design categories, 10 special categories, and the ultimate title - the ‘Best Store Design of the year’, which is chosen from the first 12 design categories and awarded to the entry which wins the maximum number of Golds from the Jury members.
The entries were judged by a Jury Panel comprising of some of the very reputed names both nationally and globally in the retail industry, using a specially designed digital platform that handles hi-res images and videos. The system enables a scoring system that ensures consistency and correctness in the judging process. VM&RD Retail Design Awards 2022 is expected to garner more interest from brands and retail design and fit-out fraternity to vie for some of the exclusive and prestigious titles. The last day of entry acceptance is 5th Dec 2021.