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Visual Competition Deadline Extended

Deadline is March 9.




VMSD is extending the deadline to submit to its 27th annual International Visual Competition. Please submit your materials by visiting

All retailers, visual merchandisers, design firms, independent designers, manufacturers and distributors are welcome to enter. Designed to celebrate visual display achievements of limited shelf life, all winners will be featured in the July/August 2021 issue.

Winners will receive…

GRAND PRIZE (Best in Show):

A FREE International Retail Design Conference (IRDC) registration (valued at up to $1900+) in Denver, Sept. 21-22 *
Featured coverage in VMSD’s July/August 2021 issue
On-stage recognition at IRDC 2021
A commemorative award and certificate


A discounted rate to attend IRDC in Denver, Sept. 21-22
Coverage in VMSD’s July/August 2021 issue
A commemorative certificate


A discounted rate to attend IRDC in Denver, Sept. 21-22
A mention in VMSD’s July/August 2021 issue
A commemorative certificate

*Suppliers and manufacturers are only eligible for entry to the International Retail Design Conference as conference sponsors, not as attendees. For IRDC sponsorship opportunities, please contact Murray Kasmenn at

For all other questions, please contact VMSD Managing Editor Carly Hagedon at

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