Student Design Awards

  • Student Design Awards

    In its fifth year, this ever popular scheme, makes a comeback to RetailEXPO.

    The initiative is committed to inspire and inform the next generation of store designers by setting live briefs in partnership with major retailers and brands.

    All shortlisted work will be displayed at RetailEXPO and the winners will be announced in a ceremony on Wednesday 1st May at 1.30pm.

  • 2019 Briefs

    The Body Shop

    This year a brief from The Body Shop will be tackled by students from the University of the Creative Arts, mentored by Tim Greenhalgh and Mario Brown of Fitch, and by a group from the University of Westminster, mentored by Howard Sullivan of YourStudio.

    The Co-Op

    The Co-Op has also set a brief, which is being tackled by students from Middlesex University, mentored by Jon Lee of 20.20, and Manchester Metropolitan University students, mentored by Helen Shelley of MWorldwide.

    Costa Coffee

    This year’s third brief is from Costa Coffee. Entrants from Glasgow School of Art are being mentored by Ross Hunter of Graven Images, and those from the University of Huddersfield are being mentored by Lloyd Blakey of Innovare.


    2019 Judges

    Tesh Chauhan, formerly Pret a Manger
    Jill Higgins, Kinnersley Kent Design
    Ian Johnston, Quinine
    Elliot Price, Household Design
    Anna Sanders, Dalziel & Pow
    Jon Tollit, Gensler
    Matthew Valentine, Retail Design World
    Raj Wilkinson, JHP

    Chairman: Lynda Relph-Knight

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