More than 300 guests were present for the gia awards dinner on Sunday evening at the International Home + Housewares Show, where best-in-class retailers were honored with national gia awards.
Five of the award-winning retailers were further recognized with their win of the gia Global Honoree distinctions:
Presentes Rodriguez, Brazil
Hudson’s Bay, Canada
John Lewis, United Kingdom
The Martin M. Pegler Award for Excellence in Visual Merchandising was awarded to Organizza, Argentina.
The gia showcase, a presentation of these retailer’s award-winning merchandising and retailing efforts, are on display in the Hall of Global Innovation in the Lakeside Center Lobby.