Guidelines & Criteria

  • Brand Store of the Year
  • Convenience Store of the Year
  • Department Store of the Year
  • Direct Retailer of the Year
  • Discount Store of the Year
  • Domestic E-Tailer of the Year
  • Domestic Retailer of the Year
  • Drugstore of the Year
  • Hypermarket of the Year
  • International E-Tailer of the Year
  • International Retailer of the Year
  • Mall of the Year
  • Specialty Store of the Year
  • Supermarket of the Year
  • Apparel Retailer of the Year
  • Cosmetics Retailer of the Year
  • Electronics & Appliances Retailer of the Year
  • Food & Beverage Retailer of the Year
  • Footwear Retailer of the Year
  • Furniture Retailer of the Year
  • Hardware Retailer of the Year
  • Health & Beauty Retailer of the Year
  • Household Goods Retailer of the Year
  • Jewellery Retailer of the Year
  • Leisure & Personal Goods Retailer of the Year
  • Sporting Goods Retailer of the Year
  • Toys & Games Retailer of the Year
  • Brand Transformation of the Year
  • CSR Initiative of the Year
  • Customer Service Initiative of the Year
  • Digital Initiative of the Year
  • In-store Customer Experience of the Year
  • Marketing Initiative of the Year
  • Omnichannel Strategy of the Year
  • Payment Solution of the Year
  • Pop-up Retail Project of the Year
  • Retail App of the Year
  • Retail Product of the Year
  • Store Design of the Year (Small)
  • Store Design of the Year (Large)
  • Store Retail Initiative of the Year
  • Sustainability Initiative of the Year
Regional Award
  • CEO of the Year
Nomination is open to all retail companies with offices and operations in Asia.
  • Store and Retailer categories - The company must demonstrate significant success or accomplishments achieved in the last 24 calendar months.
  • Project categories - The product, service, or initiative must be launched in the last 24 calendar months, either in part or full. If launched prior to 24 calendar months, it remains eligible provided that recent developments or upgrades were made.
  • CEO of the Year category - The executive must be in position for at least 24 calendar months.
Store and Retailer categories:
  • Achievements - Did the company have remarkable milestones achieved recently?
  • Challenges & Solutions - Did the company successfully implement solutions to challenges?
  • Innovation - Did the company introduce unique and innovative initiatives to substantially boost the business?
Project categories:
  • Uniqueness & Innovation - Did the project introduce new or cutting-edge innovation?
  • Success & Impact - Did the project successfully achieve its objectives and targets using proper assessment measures? Was there impact on the company and industry?
  • Dynamism - Is the project open to changes and progressive opportunities?
CEO of the Year:
  • Achievements - Did the company achieve remarkable milestones under the CEO's leadership?
  • Challenges & Solutions - Did the CEO implement solutions to overcome the biggest challenges encountered in moving the company forward?
  • Innovation - Did the CEO introduce unique and innovative initiatives to substantially boost the company's business?
  1. Go to the online nomination form and read the nomination guidelines.
  2. Fill out the form with the following:
    • Company details
    • Entrant (person-in-charge) details
    • Chosen category
    • 500-word write-up about the company, project, or executive
    • Three key achievements of the company, project, or executive
    • Client feedback or Testimonials
    • Chosen winner’s package option
  3. Wait for the nomination confirmation email and acknowledge it once received.
  4. Submit photos and supporting documents.
  • Each company may submit a maximum of four (4) entries.
  • Each nomination form is valid for one category only. If you are nominating in several categories, please fill out the forms separately.
  • Nomination is free of charge. If you win, you are obliged to proceed booking your chosen winner’s package option.
  • The deadline for submission of entries is on 26 March 2021.

For more details, contact:
Jane Patiag
+65 3158 1386 ext. 217