15 January 2020
The Weekly

In December, we announced the Global Department Store Summit Awards 2020 in link to the 7th GDSS, due to be held on the 28th - 29th of May 2020 in Seattle:

  • Category Department Store:  Best Department Store in the World
  • Category Windows:  World’s Best Store Window Campaign at a Department Store
  • Category Sustainability:  World’s Best Sustainability/CSR Initiative by a Department Store

We would be thrilled to count on your participation. The following documents have been already sent to your attention: an Entry Form and At-A-Glance for each award category, as well as the general Terms & Conditions.

Winners and finalists are expected to attend the Official Award Ceremony as our special guests on Thursday, 28th May 2020 in Seattle. GDSS is glad to offer free Summit access and hotel accommodation during the GDSS 2020 to all representatives from the finalists. Winners are expected to attend the Ceremony and to make a 10-minute presentation.

Please send all relevant material to Kuechler-Treuhand at edith.kuechler@kuechler-treuhand.ch no later than 20th February 2020.

We would be delighted and honoured if your company takes part in the competition. We are convinced that the awards and their process could offer many benefits.


Thank you in advance for your consideration and support.