retail technology awards europe

The retail technology awards europe

The retail technology awards europe intend to distinguish retail companies for their implementation of outstanding and innovative information technology solutions in retail. Reta europe awards are granted in the following categories.

Categories

Best Customer Experience

This award will be presented to a retailer who has implemented future-oriented methods and technology to increase customer loyalty and customer satisfaction.

Best Instore Solution

This award will be presented to a retailer who, through technology, has achieved a demonstrable operational added value at the POS.

Best Enterprise Solution

This award will be presented to a retail company which, through the development and implementation of innovative systems and technologies, has increased its efficiency, either within the company or in its relationship with other businesses.

Best Omnichannel Solution

This award will be presented to a retailer with the best omnichannel implementation.

Cooperation with AV Experience Awards

Audiovisual technology solutions have for the first time the possibility to submit their applications to both, the reta and the AV Experience Award. Your entry into the reta submission form will also be submitted to the AV Experience Award program. There is no further information needed to participate in both application procedures.
You just have to tick the box on page 4 of the submission form.

Find out more about the AV Experience Award

The global AV Experience Award program recognizes the innovative integration of content, space and technology to create or enhance an experience. The program seeks to find excellence in projects where the experience could only be achieved through the use of audiovisual technology.

Being recognized as an AV Experience Award winner showcases your work across multiple industries, markets and disciplines – leading to new opportunities. The awards program also gives leaders in multiple markets the inspiration to envision new applications and solutions in their own industries.

These awards showcase the ability of AV technology to expand human capabilities, or to excite, inspire, or enhance an experience crosses all markets and industries.

The winners will be recognized in an awards presentation at the InfoComm 2020 show in Las Vegas, Nevada (travel and accommodation for 2 included), featured in AVIXA publications that reach a global audience of 75,000, and shared back to the feeder programs so that each feeder program can promote as they wish.

Submissions / Conditions of participation

In its assessment the jury will pay particular attention to the degree of innovation and the strategic or financial utility of the projects.

  • Each retail company that has implemented innovative solutions using information technology in the categories Best Customer Experience, Best Instore solution, Best Enterprise Solution or Best Omnichannel Solution, is eligible for the awards.
  • Nominations can be made by the IT partners of the retail industry and by retail companies themselves.
  • Participation in the competition is free of charge.
  • The award-winners, selected by a top-flight international jury, will be honoured at an evening venue.

All participants from the retail industry will each receive an invitation as a guest of honour at that gala event, which will be organised in the context of the EuroShop or EuroCIS trade fairs. The participating retail companies will also have the opportunity to invite a representative of their IT service provider to the evening. Should it be necessary to submit additional data to explain or illustrate the solution, these can subsequently be sent in.

The closing date for nominations is the 18th October 2019 6:00 p.m. (GMT).

Apply now!

You can download the submission form for the reta europe awards 2020 here.

 
Submission Form (PDF)
Caroline Martens
Project Manager Research IT
+49 221 57993-31
martens@ehi.org

Judges

The jury, composed of representatives of industry, universities and research institutions, will select the reta award-winners among the many submissions received in four categories. The winners will receive the award for their exceptional IT solutions at a gala event which will be organised in the context of either the EuroShop or EuroCIS trade fairs.

Prof. Dr. Dr. h.c. Dr. h.c. Jörg Becker

Prof. Dr. Dr. h.c. Dr. h.c. Jörg Becker

ERCIS European Research Center for Information Systems, University of Münster (D)

Managing Director

Jörg Glaser

Jörg Glaser

Der Mittelstandsverbund – ZGV e.V., Berlin/ Cologne/Brussels (D/B)

Managing Director

Miya Knights

Miya Knights

Eagle Eye, London (UK)

Head of Industry Insight

RetailTechnology.co.uk

Publisher

Winfried Lambertz

Winfried Lambertz

EHI Retail Institute, Cologne (D)

Editor-in-chief stores+shops technology

Ivano Ortis

Ivano Ortis

Boston Consulting Group Platinion, Milan (I)

Managing Director

Joachim Pinhammer

Joachim Pinhammer

Retail Technology Expert, Frankfurt/M (D)

Björn Weber

Björn Weber

Retail Technology Expert, Frankfurt/M (D)