Progressive industry association, promoting best practice, dedicated to enhancing the total shopper experience.

We publish research, organise conferences, industry awards, training seminars and best practice programmes to benefit our members who include retailers, brands, agencies and manufacturers. 

*NEW FORMAT* Foundation Course
 In Shopper Marketing & P-O-P

From better understanding today's shopper to improving P-O-P effectiveness, this one-day session will give you practical, real-life information you can implement right away to boost your in-store performance and personal achievement. 

Sessions are highly interactive and led by POPAI's senior leadership team, with supporting learning materials provided, including the NEW Briefing Pack to capture knowledge and build your own display campaign from concept to creation.


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Best Practice P-O-P
At your fingertips

Our Benchmark search engine and awards gallery provide members with an unparalleled tool to help answer the eternal question "what does good look like?"

Members can search within Benchmark by display type, retail sector, brand and even individual retailer.

All of the case studies have been judged by a panel of experienced retailers & brand owners, scrutinising the entries in detail.

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Retail Experience Conference

Placing a laser focus on the role of the shopper experience, this packed event explored the commercial benefits, impacts and opportunities for brands and retailers, with in-depth case studies and expert analysis.

Alongside presenters from brands, retailers and leading agencies we will also hosted an in-depth panel sessions to spark conversation & debate.

Presentations will be available for download soon

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Project Sweetshop - 
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Presented to POPAI, July 9th

Sarah Palmer, Senior Creative Manager, Brand & Design presented at our Summer Seminar on July 9th:

"The complexities of a nationwide beauty category implementation"

  • Understanding the project from the inside-out.
  • Engaging multiple internal and external stakeholders.
  • Managing the creative process & defining success
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    [12 Jul @ 12:00]
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    [10 Jul @ 13:00]
  • Fascinating to hear the role and challenges of digital in the new beauty category rollout from Boots.... ensuring t……
    [9 Jul @ 11:50]