8 | Store of the Year Louis Vuitton received the highest honor for the dramatic Island Maison
in Singapore’s Marina Bay Resort.
12| Store and Shop Awards
See the grand prize and outstanding merits in 15 categories of retail.
38| Sustainable Project of the Year
The Sustainable Project of the Year was presented to designer and
A.R.E. member Jump Branding & Design Inc. for the South St. Burger Co.
in Toronto’s Bayview Village.
42 | Sustainability Awards
A.R.E. honored seven projects for sustainable design in two categories
as well as several specific sustainable achievements.
50| Store Fixture Awards
My.Suit’s Digital Pod and Bench was named Fixture of the Year.
Four other projects also received Store Fixture Awards.
58| Visual Presentation Awards
Express’ Runway Tables received Visual Presentation of the Year honors.
Two other projects were recognized for winning presentations.
62 | Special Awards
Individual elements, including wall treatments, lighting, and in-store
communications were recognized.
77 | Above and Beyond: Rose Displays receives A.R.E.’s 2012
customer service award for work with Uno. by Gail Deibler Finke
83 | Design Firm Guide: Expect no shortage of inspiration
from A.R.E. Designer Member companies.
Luis Andrade, Sony Electronics Inc.; Michael
Cape, Michael Cape Consulting; Robert
Higgins, Fossil Inc.; Chuck Luckenbill,
OfficeMax Inc.; Anthony Mancini, Alex
Cannon; Marc Riera, Nike North America
Mitch Abbott, The Rockport Co.; Judy Bell,
Target Corp.; Bevan Bloemendaal,
The Timberland Co. (Retail); Jackie Bonic,
Liquor Control Board of Ontario; Mark
Brodeur, Wal-Mart Stores Inc.; David Curtis,
Crocs Inc.; Ray Ehscheid, Bank of America;
Joseph P. Flaherty, Macy’s Inc.; Richard M.
Geist, Uncle Sam’s Army Navy Outfitters;
Ignaz Gorischek, The Neiman Marcus
Group Inc.; Richard Hamori, Hudson’s Bay Co.
(HBC); James Harte, Bob’s Stores Inc.; Janis
Healy; David Hicks, Canadian Tire Corp.;
James Hilyard, Performance Inc.;
Brenda Houston, Brenda Houston Design;
Marc Jamieson, TELUS; Rob Jordahl,
Belk Inc.; Tom Jowett, Bass Pro Shops;
Danette Kroll, Foot Locker Inc.; Brad Lenz,
Liz Claiborne Inc.; Paul O. Loux, Sephora
USA Inc.; Michael Mc Tamney, The Pep Boys
– Manny, Moe & Jack; David Meekings,
HAMLEYS; Al R. Rodgers, Dollar Tree Stores
Inc.; Paul Schleef, Michaels Stores Inc.;
David Thomson, Le Chateau Inc.;
Michael Trowbridge, Limited Brands; Bob
Waddell, Limited Brands; Bink E. Zengel,
Luxottica Retail; Bill Zuercher, Shopko
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