Past Entrants

For over 25 years, the Design of the Times competition has honored companies like these for their stellar creative and innovative in-store executions. These organizations understand the value of being recognized as leaders in the industry and the importance of in-store displays and digital activations as part of what influences shoppers along the path to purchase. The shopper journey is complex – and in-store activation is a key component of any successful shopper marketing initiative.

Consumer Product Manufacturers

  • 3M
  • AB InBev
  • Adroit Theory Brewing Co.
  • American Crew
  • Anheuser-Busch InBev
  • Aspercreme
  • AT&T
  • Banfi Vintners
  • Barcel
  • Bayer
  • Bayer Animal Health
  • Bayer Healthcare
  • Beam Suntory
  • Belkin
  • BevMo!
  • BIC
  • Biggar and Leith
  • Bioworld Merchandising
  • Boost Mobile
  • Buck Bone Organics
  • Buena Vista Home Entertainment
  • Callaway Golf
  • Campbell Snacks
  • Campbell's Soup
  • Castle Brands
  • Chapstick
  • Colgate-Palmolive
  • ConAgra Brands
  • Constellation Brands
  • Coty Inc.
  • Cycle Sports Group
  • DAS Companies, Inc
  • Del Monte Foods Inc.
  • Diageo
  • Disney
  • Dr Pepper Snapple Group
  • Dyson
  • Edgewell Personal Care
  • Fisher-Price
  • Frito-Lay
  • Garmin International Inc.
  • General Mills
  • GSK
  • Happy Family Brands
  • Harry's
  • Hasbro
  • HBO
  • Heaven Hill
  • Henkel
  • Johnson & Johnson
  • Keurig Green Mountain Coffee
  • Kraft Heinz Co.
  • Land O'Lakes
  • LEGO
  • LG
  • Logitech
  • Mars Petcare USA
  • Mars Wrigley Confectionery
  • Marvel
  • Mattel
  • McKee Foods
  • MillerCoors LLC
  • Moet Hennessy USA
  • Mondelez International
  • Nabisco
  • Nature's Bounty Co.
  • Nestle
  • Nestle Purina Petcare
  • Nestle Waters
  • Newell Brands
  • Nintendo of America, Inc.
  • Ocean Spray
  • Olay
  • PepsiCo
  • Pfizer
  • Positec
  • Prestige Brands Inc. 
  • Procter & Gamble
  • Proximo Spirits
  • Revlon Global Color Brands
  • Samsung Electronics America
  • Smithfield Foods
  • Snack Factory
  • Southeastern Mills
  • Sphero
  • Spin Master LTD
  • STIHL Inc.
  • Sun Bum
  • T-Mobile
  • Talking Rain Beverage
  • The Coca-Cola Company
  • The Duracell Company
  • The Hershey Co. 
  • The Kellogg Co.
  • The Nature's Bounty Company
  • The Patron Spirits Company
  • The Walt Disney Company
  • Unilever
  • Urban Decay
  • Whirlpool KitchenAid
  • Williams Lea Tag
  • Yasso 
  • YETI
  • Young Nails

Retailers

  • Albertsons
  • Amazon
  • Bank of America
  • Dollar General 
  • FreshDirect
  • JoAnn Fabric and Craft Stores
  • Men's Wearhouse/Joseph A. Bank
  • Michael's
  • The Kroger Co.
  • Walmart

Solution Providers

  • Abbott-Action Inc.
  • Bay Cities Container Corporation
  • Bennett Packaging of Kansas City Inc.
  • Bish Creative Display
  • Chattem
  • DARKO
  • Design Phase Inc.
  • Display Technologies
  • EastWest Marketing Group
  • Everbrite
  • GreatNorthern Instore
  • Green Bay Packaging-Midland Division
  • InComm, Inc.
  • inMarket
  • InnerWorkings Inc. 
  • Innomark Communications
  • Instore Design Display
  • International Paper Retail Display & Packaging
  • Interstate Container
  • Ivie & Associates
  • JL Buchanan
  • KapStone Container Corporation
  • MarketingLab
  • Menasha
  • Meridian Display
  • Meyers
  • New Dimensions Research Corporation
  • NYSCO Products LLC
  • OnDisplay Creative
  • OSI Creative
  • Packaging Corporation of America
  • Phoenix Creative Co. 
  • Pratt Display
  • Rapid Displays
  • Shopkick
  • Smurfit Kappa
  • Sonoco Display and Packaging
  • Tempt In-store Productions
  • The Central Group
  • Unified Resources in Display
  • United Displaycraft, a Great Northern Instore Co.
  • Universal
  • Weber Display and Packaging
  • WestRock
  • White Oak Display & Design