The second annual Hub Prize competition, honoring excellence in the retail experience, is now underway and will run through July 31, 2012. Honored entries will be featured in industry publication The Hub Magazine’s November 2012 edition.
Last year’s victors included Procter & Gamble, Disney, Starbucks, Walmart, Walgreens, Coca-Cola, 7-Eleven, CVS, Kellogg’s, McDonald’s, Kimberly-Clark and ConAgra, Delhaize’s now shuttered experiment in convenient, high quality grocery retailing Bloom and Safeway’s launch of the Open Nature Private Brand
Candidates can enter The Hub Prize competition online for any type of excellent retail experience, at any budget level. This includes shopper-marketing campaigns, special events, mobile applications, digital signage, package design, new products, private label, store design, retail concepts, category reinvention, pop-up stores, e-commerce, customer service, environmental/sustainability, and more.
Types of retail include, but are not limited, to: supermarket, drug, mass merchandise, club, convenience, department store, consumer electronics, banks, restaurants/food service, apparel, home/garden, books/music, toys, sporting goods, automotive, office supplies, specialty, pet supplies, and more.
An independent panel of judges will choose a total of 36 Gold, Silver and Bronze Medal winners, as well as one “Ultimate” Hub Prize Winner, and recipient of the coveted Hub Cup.
For further information and to enter the Hub Prize competition, please visit: http://hubmagazine.com/prize