NASFM Award Program Recognizes Outstanding Retail Designs

A total of 29 store fixture manufacturers were honored during the association's annual awards competition.

March 23 was a "grand" night for a dozen store fixture manufacturers that were named Grand Prize winners in the 26th annual Retail Design competition, sponsored by the National Association of Store Fixture Manufacturers. The awards, which highlight innovation in retail design, were presented during the Store Fixturing Show in Chicago.

A total of 29 awards were presented, including 12 Grand Prizes in 11 categories (there was a tie for Grand Prize in the "Remodeled Store up to 50,000 Square Feet" category). In addition, the winner in the "New Specialty Store over 5,000 Square Feet," the World of Disney Store in Lake Buena Vista, FL, also was named "Store of the Year."

In addition to the Grand Prize winners pictured on these pages, other winners include: "Kiosk" category, Swatch Kiosk, Atlanta International Airport, Atlanta, GA, designed by Miroglio Architecture & Design, fixtures by Trinity Engineering Inc., Rohnert Park, CA; "Restaurant," Out on Main, Columbus, OH, designed by Chute Gerdeman Group and Phil White Associates, fixtures by Custom Millcraft, Cincinnati, and "Grocery Store/Food Retailer," Grassroots, New York City, designed by Bogdanow Partners Architects, fixtures by North River Construction, GC, New York City.

 

CATEGORY: REMODELED STORE UP TO 50,000 SQ. FT.
Grand Prize (tie): Geary's, Beverly Hills, CA
Design: C&J Partners, Pasadena, CA; Kirkpatrick Associates, Los Angeles, CA
Fixtures: Quality Cabinet & Fixture Co., San Diego, CA; Standard Cabinet, Los Angeles, CA

 

CATEGORY: REMODELED STORE UP TO 50,000 SQ. FT.
Grand Prize (tie): Marshall Fields'-Water Tower Place, Chicago, IL
Design: Chipman Adams Architecture & Planning, Park Ridge, IL; Dayton Hudson Department Store Co., Minneapolis, MN; The Pavlik Design Team, Ft. Lauderdale, FL
Fixtures: Bernhard Woodwork Ltd., Northbrook, IL

 

CATEGORY: REMODELED STORE OVER 50,000 SQ. FT.
Grand Prize: Sak's Fifth Avenue-Florida Mall, Orlando, FL
Design: Tucci Segrete & Rosen, New York, NY
Fixtures: Abbey Store Fixture, Ontario, Canada; National Store Fixture Display Co., Pompano Beach, FL

 

CATEGORY: OUTLET STORE
Grand Prize: Land's End, Richfield, MN
Design: Retail Planning Associates Inc., Columbus, OH
Fixtures: KI, Green Bay, WI; Lowenstein, Pompano Beach, FL

 

CATEGORY: NEW SPECIALTY STORE OVER 5,000 SQ. FT.
Grand Prize and Store of the Year:
World of Disney-Disney Village Marketplace, Lake Buena Vista, FL
Design: Elkus/Manfredi Architects Ltd., Boston, MA; Walt Disney Attractions Inc., Lake Buena Vista, FL
Fixtures: Edron Fixture Corp., Miami, FL; Fetzers' Inc., Salt Lake City, UT; Westco, New York, NY

 

CATEGORY: NEW FULL DEPARTMENT STORE
Grand Prize: Hudson's-Somerset North, Troy, MI
Design: Dayton Hudson Department Store Co., Minneapolis, MN; Greiner Associates Inc., Grand Rapids, MI; The Pavlik Design Team, Ft. Lauderdale, FL
Fixtures: The T.J. Hale Co., Menomonee Falls, WI; JD&M Building Co., Troy, MI; The J.S. Maclean Co., Columbus, OH; Woodworkers of Denver Inc., Denver, CO

 

CATEGORY: NEW SHOP WITHIN A STORE
Grand Prize: Left Bank Department-Holt Renfrew Co. Ltd., Toronto, Ont.
Design: Yabu Pushelberg, Toronto, Ont.
Fixtures: Unique Store Fixtures, Concord, Ont.

 

CATEGORY: NEW SPECIALTY STORE UP TO 5,000 SQ. FT.
Grand Prize: FAO Schweetz-Water Tower Place, Chicago, IL
Design: Associates in Architecture & Design, Scottsdale, AZ; FAO Schwartz, Bloomington, MN
Fixtures: Penwal Industries Inc., Rancho Cucomonga, CA; Reeve Store Equipment Co. Inc., Pico Rivera, CA; Woodmasters Design & Mfg. Corp., Addison, IL

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