CLICK HERE to purchase View
For more info click here View
Click Here to access 'Flipping Book' View
For more info click here View
Click here for more info View
Click here for more info View
Join Now Upcoming Events

About Us

We are the retail industry's creative professionals and we were founded in 1961 to be a collaborative community where ideas, knowledge and passion would be shared at a local level and enable our members to fulfill the fast-paced planning and design needs of retail. Today, our membership includes architects, graphic designers, lighting designers, interior designs, store planners, visual merchandisers, resource designers, brand strategists, educators, trade partners, editors and publishers, and students.

Latest News

WithMe Chicago is 2015 Store of the Year!
March 23, 2016 7:23am
​Pictured: Andrew McQuilkin, International Chairman, Ray Ehscheid, ​New York Chapter President, Jonathan and Danielle Jenkins, WithMe, Giorgio Bor...
design:retail CitySCENE LA in Support of RDI
March 20, 2016 4:37am
On February 18, design:retail magazine collaborated with the Institute's Southern California to present its first-ever CitySCENE event in Los Ange...
In Remembrance: Andrew (Andy) Louis Depke
March 16, 2016 11:53am
Andy was a founding father of the St. Louis Chapter of the Institute of Store Planners and longtime trade member. He was a wonderful mentor to many me...
View All News

Job Board

Architectural Experience Designer
Adrenaline | Portsmouth, NH
Environmental Graphics Experience Designer
Adrenaline | Portsmouth, NH
Senior Retail Designer
King Retail Solutions | Eugene, OR
Senior Retail Designer
King Retail Solutions | Hamilton, OH
Interior Designer
Wyndham Vacation Ownership | Redmond, WA
Vice President, Business Development
Bright Talent Resources for DSA Phototech | Carson, CA
Architect - Retail Stores (4-8 yrs. exp.)
CallisonRTKL | Seattle, WA
View All Jobs


Member Blog Posts

Retail Merchandising Resource
November 3, 2015 8:16am
Please let me know of any company that help a Restaurant Owner to create their new retail space, providing research, data, merchandise assortment and resources to help create this new shops. Contact me thru email: Thak you!   Claudia ...
Congratulations Chandler Inc!
April 9, 2014 1:49pm
Retail Design Institute International Awards, January Under Armour’s flagship store received high honors at the RDI Gala in January. Chandler, a+i architecture and Under Armour were awarded Large Format Specialty Store of the Year for the desig...
No me interesa el Fin sino el viaje
February 17, 2014 5:21am
“COOPETENCIA  es colaborar con mi competidor en busca de un nuevo mercado. Es adaptar nuestro pensamiento para un nuevo escenario. Es acercar posturas,  migrar lastre y centrarnos en nuestro proyecto.” Fernando Subirats, como interiorista, trabaja en pensamiento (Thinkin...

Chapter Photos


Institute Affiliates