skillsmart retail

Window of Opportunity for Best Retail Artists

The finest teams of retail artists in England, Northern Ireland, Scotland and Wales, will battle it out this month to be crowned the UK’s number one visual merchandiser. The ten pairs of visual merchandisers (VMs) compete in student and professional categories, building full-scale window displays on the theme ‘Future of Retail: 2060’ at the grand final of skillVM, the UK’s only live window dressing competition. Held at the In-Store Show (part of Marketing Week Live) on Tuesday 29th and Wednesday 30th June at Olympia in West London, the 20 finalists will create their windows in front of thousands of industry professionals, all looking for the latest and most innovative retail ideas. In the student category of skillVM, organised by Skillsmart Retail, 17 teams competed... »