Evan Williams® Bourbon Display hits a Home Run!

As a proud sponsor of Major League Baseball in 2018, Heaven Hill wanted a premium, impactful display for their Evan Williams Bourbon brand that would be a show-stopper in the store. To execute, the Chippewa Falls/Swedesboro team integrated both permanent and temporary design elements to truly give this display a dugout feel, making it a hit instore for Evan Williams® Bourbon!

Great Northern Instore Wins 12 DOT Awards

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Design of the Times, an official contest and event of the Path to Purchase Expo, celebrates in-store displays and digital activations, and recognizes their role in an enhanced shopper experience.

Great Northern Instore won 12 awards at the 2018 event, including two Gold winners. View them all here:

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2017 Design of the Times Award Finalists

Design of the Times, an official contest and event of the Path to Purchase Expo, celebrates in-store displays and digital activations, and recognizes their role in an enhanced shopper experience.

Great Northern Instore had 14 of our most innovative merchandising displays selected as finalists. Read More…

Great Northern Instore Announces December Excellence Award Winner

Great Northern Instore is excited to announce that the winner of the December Instore Excellence Award is our Chippewa Falls/Swedesboro team for the 3M Filtrete display.

The Instore Excellence Award is an internal competition between Great Northern Instore creative teams. Creative team designers and engineers are experts in concept development, ensuring creative and practical solutions that fit seamlessly into the retail environment.

The Chippewa Falls/Swedesboro team was challenged to create new awareness of Filtrete products with shoppers at Meijer stores; to better organize the products; to simplify the shopping experience; and to help build repeat sales.

The team’s solution was a permanent display featuring bright colors, shelf liners and product dividers for quick visibility, as well as consumer friendly language to increase product awareness. This display system is delivery weekly POS gains of 200-300%.  As a result of this work, 3M was nominated for a Meijer Vendor of the Year award!

Congratulations to the Great Northern Instore Chippewa Falls/Swedesboro Team!

Great Northern Announces October Instore Excellence Award Winner

Great Northern Instore is excited to announce that the winner of the October Instore Excellence Award is our Chippewa Falls/Swedesboro team for the Best Buy Logitech Display.

The Instore Excellence Award is an internal competition between Great Northern Instore creative teams. Creative team designers and engineers are experts in concept development, ensuring creative and practical solutions that fit seamlessly into the retail environment.

The Chippewa Falls/Swedesboro team was challenged to create a new type of merchandizer for the wireless Bluetooth speaker market in Best Buy Canada stores. This display needed to be permanent, contemporary looking, and maximize product visibility.

The team’s solution was a larger-than-life display with a bold shape and built-in shelves that are accessible from both sides. Since the display will be used for upwards of a year, the side graphics are mounted via removable screws to allow updatability.

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Congratulations to the Great Northern Instore Chippewa Falls/Swedesboro Team!

Great Northern Instore Announces August Instore Excellence Award

APPLETON, WI., September 29, 2016 –  Great Northern Instore is excited to announce that the winner of the August Instore Excellence Award is our Chippewa Falls/Swedesboro team for Bai All Natural Drinks.

The Instore Excellence Award is an internal competition between Great Northern Instore creative teams. Creative team designers and engineers are experts in concept development, ensuring creative and practical solutions that fit seamlessly into the retail environment.

The Chippewa Falls/Swedesboro team was challenged to create a family of hutches/case stackers that minimized the number of displays and maximized the number of configurations of product sold at retail. The displays needed to be structurally sound and easily assembled in store.

The team’s solution included four displays that maintained brand consistency throughout all four designs. The designs are upscale and clean, with 100% litho graphics. This was also the first project to use the patent pending, QuickSet™ Hutch as part of a full-fledged CPG rollout. In a matter of 90 days, Chippewa Falls/Swedesboro designed and produced over 15,000 turnkey displays!

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Congratulations to the Great Northern Instore Chippewa Falls/Swedesboro Team!

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