Retail Design Institute News

Spirit of Retail – A Retail Innovation Event

It was a festive evening at The Retail Design Institute, Southern California Chapter’s Spirit of Retail – Retail Innovation Event on November 4th.  Over 114 guests attended the event held at the Unique Space in the hip and cool Arts District of Los Angeles. Six sponsors: Astek Inc., Intense Lighting, MDI Worldwide, Soraa, Stylmark, Inc., TechTrans, showcased their wares and samples to retail designers, visual merchandisers, architects, lighting designers and retailers... Read More

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Design for the Senses – A Retail Innovation Event
November 20, 2015 |
Another exciting event hosted by The Southern California Chapter of The Retail Design Institute was held August 13th at the beautiful Vogani showroom in the Helms Bakery District of Los Angeles. Design for the Senses – A Retail Innovation Event showcased a variety of sensory elemen... (More)
An Evening of Retail Innovation & Inspiration
November 20, 2015 |
On February 18th, the Southern California Chapter held our 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 enj... (More)

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Spirit of Retail – A Retail Innovation Event
Design for the Senses – A Retail Innovation Event
An Evening of Retail Innovation & Inspiration
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2016 Student Design Competition Criteria Announced
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Call for Entries: 45th Annual Store Design Competition

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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


Private Brand Tour
June 3, 2015

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
September 15, 2012

New England

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

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

University Village: Thank you
December 17, 2008

Southern California

Spirit of Retail – A Retail Innovation E...
November 20, 2015
Design for the Senses – A Retail Innovat...
November 20, 2015
An Evening of Retail Innovation & Inspirat...
November 20, 2015

St. Louis

Welcome to our Newest Member!
June 30, 2015
Save-A-Lot Announces New Stores in Four St...
February 27, 2012
Dollar General to Open 625 New Stores in 2...
January 5, 2012


RDI Spring Event
March 21, 2013