Entry Information & Categories



Entry Information 

Full Contest Rules, Regulations & Entry Instructions are available for Download:




Entry Fees

First entry: AUD595.00 + GST Second and all subsequent entries AUD495.00 + GST

First entry: AUD795.00 + GST Second and all subsequent entries AUD695.00 + GST

Entry Categories
There are 25 total categories, across two streams; "Physical Store," and "Shopper Experience."    

For the “Physical Store” stream, 7 of the categories provide for two divisions with separate awards for Temporary and Permanent displays.

Definitions are:

- Temporary – up to 4 months
- Permanent – over 4 months   

I. Physical store categories:

Large or Department Store (all categories) – Temporary Display
Large or Department Store (all categories) – Permanent Display
Grocery Store (all categories) – Temporary Display
Grocery Store (all categories) – Permanent Display
Liquor – Temporary Display
Liquor – Permanent Display
Petrol, Convenience & Route – Temporary Display
Petrol, Convenience & Route – Permanent Display
Health & Beauty – Temporary Display
Health & Beauty – Permanent Display
Consumer Electronics – Temporary Display
Consumer Electronics – Permanent Display
Specialty Retail, Lifestyle & Service Providers – Temporary Display
Specialty Retail, Lifestyle & Service Providers – Permanent Display
Category Management
Window Displays
Store Design
Environmental Stewardship

Ii. Shopper experience categories

Digital In-store
Mobile, Online & Social 
Sales Promotion
Direct Marketing & Loyalty
Occasion-based Shopper Campaign
Integrated Path to Purchase Campaign  

Iii. Pinnacle and special awards*

Best Design & Innovation
Best Temporary Display
Best Permanent Display
Best Shopper Experience
Tom Harris Marketing at Retail Award
People’s Choice Award
Packing Room Award
*Pinnacle and Special Awards are selected from entries / winners of the above categories.

Retail Marketer of the Year
POPAI Hall of Fame Lifetime Achievement

Please refer to the comprehensive Award Entrant Information booklet available HERE


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