Retail Design Institute News

Retail Innovation & Inspiration Event at Bisazza

On February 18th, the Southern California Chapter held their first event of 2015 at the luxurious Bisazza showroom on Melrose Ave in Los Angeles.  Over 150 industry professionals attended the Retail Innovation & Inspiration event hosted by I Face, Bisazza and Vogani. The guests enjoyed food, drinks and music, while they socialized with industry colleagues, networked business contacts and learned about the products from the three vendors.   With more exciting events to co... Read More

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Atlanta Designers take 1st Place at International Store Design Awards
January 15, 2015 |
Miller Zell’s Orchard Supply Hardware Prototype took 1st Place in the Large Format Specialty Store Category at the 44th International Store Design Awards Gala held in NYC January 11, 2015. Congratulations to the MZ project team: Designers Tiffany Hung, Mike Albuquerque, Blair Hasty, Ama... (More)
44th International Store Design Award Winners Named
January 15, 2015
NEW YORK, MONDAY, JAN. 12: The Retail Design Institute, the industry's largest association for design professionals, named its annual Store of the Year and recognized more than 45 retail design projects in 20-plus retail formats for excellence in design and execution. The projects a... (More)

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Retail Innovation & Inspiration Event at Bisazza
In Memory of William J. McHenry, 1953 -- 2015
Kevin Roche: 2014 Legion of Honor Inductee
Returning Officers Look Forward to New Year
Atlanta Designers take 1st Place at International Store Design Awards
Atlanta Chapter Welcomes New Officers
44th International Store Design Award Winners Named
In Memory of Kathleen Socha, 1949 -- 2014
Save the Date! Annual Design Awards Gala is Jan. 12, 2015
Rodney Fitch CBE, 1938 - 2014

Partner News

California Apparel News: Retailing

360Cashmere to Malibu Lumberyard
360Cashmere, a Los Angeles-based premium knitwear company, opened its first retail store earlier this month at Malibu Lumberyard.
Trina Turns 20
Trina Turk, the California contemporary brand with the Mid-Century, Palm Springs aesthetic, is turning 20 this year. To celebrate, designer Trina Turk launched a 20th Anniversary collection of dresses
Insight’s Rock ‘n’ Roll Party
The Insight brand unveiled the new look for its Venice flagship with a rock ‘n’ roll party on March 19. Performing was buzz worthy band La Sera. Rivers Cuomo of Weezer made an appearance too.
Nouveau Riche…the Brand…Coming To Your Town
The Los Angeles brand Nouveau Riche made a debut this month at the Art Hearts Fashion Show. Nouveau Riche’s first line is called Melrose Meets Robertson, and it was designed by a guy who made his fa
LA Opera Costumes for Sale
Los Angeles Opera has a ton of costumes for sale on March 28.


Atlanta | Southeast

Returning Officers Look Forward to New Yea...
January 15, 2015
Atlanta Designers take 1st Place at Intern...
January 15, 2015
Atlanta Chapter Welcomes New Officers...
January 15, 2015


Tour of The Mall at Chestnut Hill...
October 31, 2012
Boston Harbor Dinner Cruise
August 5, 2012
Back Bay Retail Tour
June 19, 2012

Madrid | Barcelona

EuroShop / RDI's Wall Design
March 8, 2014
Retail Refresh Tours
June 17, 2011

Minneapolis | St. Paul

Association for Retail Environments Awards...
April 14, 2014
Congratulations, Chandler Inc.!...
April 14, 2014
January 7, 2013

Northern California

San Francisco Design Week 2013 a Huge Succ...
July 11, 2013
Join us and IDSA for San Francisco Design ...
June 7, 2012
Student Elevator Pitches to Design Pros....
May 30, 2012

Pacific Northwest

The Passing of Jeri Straga Nelson...
February 27, 2013
Seattle Institute President Paul Bindolill...
December 8, 2010
Seattle Attends International Board Meetin...
March 30, 2009

Southern California

Retail Innovation & Inspiration Event at B...
March 1, 2015
SoCal’s Membership Evening at Matteo Lab...
September 10, 2014
Carrefour Retail Innovation Delegation vis...
July 10, 2014

St. Louis

Save-A-Lot Announces New Stores in Four St...
February 27, 2012
Dollar General to Open 625 New Stores in 2...
January 5, 2012

Sydney | Melbourne

Australian Retail Design Awards...
February 20, 2012
Sydney/Melbourne Announces New Leadership...
November 17, 2008
Visit our Australia Web Site
September 28, 2008


RDI Spring Event
March 21, 2013