The MAPIC Awards, a distinguished competition established to celebrate outstanding achievements in the retail real estate sector, has unveiled its shortlisted projects for the 2023 edition. This annual event acknowledges top-tier retail brand performance, groundbreaking solutions in sustainability and innovation, as well as the most transformative real estate projects and redevelopments. The awards ceremony is a high-profile affair, graced by the presence of leading professionals in the industry.

This year, the awards are themed around ‘The Age of Responsible Growth,’ focusing on projects and brands that prioritize both communities and environmental sustainability. The 2023 MAPIC Awards feature thirteen rejuvenated categories, including eight traditional and five newly introduced ones. These categories are tailored to recognise the most groundbreaking and impactful concepts, regeneration initiatives, and development projects on a global scale over the past year.

Mapic Awards 2023
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The esteemed jury panel for this year’s awards is chaired by Ana Guedes De Oliveira, Executive Director Developments at Sonae Sierra in Portugal. She is joined by a select group of senior industry experts, including:

MAPIC Awards 2023 Finalists


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Retail Concept of the Year

  • Daiso Japan
  • Rituals
  • Hugo Boss

Food & Beverage Concept of the Year

  • Ulivéo
  • I Love Poké
  • Doppio Malto
  • Tasty by Greggs

Leisure Concept of the Year

  • Seven Squares
  • Koezio & Lucky Folks
  • Adventica
  • Zero Latency VR

Best New Retail Concept

  • Circuit – submission by Ingka Centres
  • I like! The Social Studio – submission by The Retail Agency GmbH & MEC Metro-ECE Centermanagement GmbH und Co
  • Alcôv
  • Black Pound Day

Best Retail Omnichannel Strategy

  • Sports Direct Running Concept
  • Hugo Boss

Best Sustainable Initiative Retail Brands

  • nkd Life Movement
  • Aranyani
  • Actuation for Decathlon – submission by Eficia

Best Sustainable Initiative Property Players

  • The first Emmaüs Village in a shopping centre in France – submission by Nhood
  • Westfield Good Festival – submission by Unibail-Rodamco-Westfield
  • Livat One Planet – submission by Ingka Centres

Best Refurbishment and Redevelopment Project

  • Grand Plaza 2 – Los Jardines des Grand Plaza – submission by LSGI
  • NorteShopping – The Cookbook and Galleria – submission by Sonae Sierra
  • Shopville Gran Reno – submission DI Design & Development Consultants (UK) Ltd.
  • Garbera Extension- submission by Unibail-Rodamco-Westfield

Best Food Hall & Food Court Project

  • Food Town – submission by SFF sp. Jawna
  • Topanga Social – submission by Unibail-Rodamco-Westfield
  • Halles d’Issy Biltoki

Best New Development Project

  • Galataport Istanbul
  • Norblin Factory – submission by Capital Park Group
  • Shopping Promenade Cœur Alsace – submission by Frey

Best Urban Regeneration Project

  • Battersea Power Station
  • Les Ateliers Gaîté – submission by Unibail-Rodamco-Westfield
  • Galataport Istanbul

Best Retail Innovative Solution

  • Ariadne – submission by Jones Lang LaSalle
  • Flame
  • Lastationcolis – submission by Unibail-Rodamco-Westfield

Best Store Design in partnership with Institut Français du Design

  • Magasin E.Leclerc – design by Saguez & Partners
  • Manufacture des Grands Champs, Alain Ducasse – design by Atelier ÈS
  • The Social Market – design by Minale Design
  • Valrhona, L’univers du chocolat – design by CBA Design

The winners of the MAPIC Awards 2023 will be announced at a grand ceremony scheduled for November 29, 2023. The event will take place from 19:30 to 22:00 at the Salon des Ambassadeurs, situated within the Palais des Festivals in Cannes during the MAPIC event. This ceremony promises to be a significant networking event, offering an exclusive platform for industry professionals to connect and collaborate.