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Windows of The Magnificent Mile

This spring, see the latest and greatest in retail along The Magnificent Mile! The GlobalShop trade show and conference for retail design returns to Chicago in March and is pleased to announce its partnership with The Magnificent Mile Association on the Windows of The Magnificent Mile program.

Custom collaborations will feature window displays from select retailers on The Mag Mile with materials provided by GlobalShop exhibitors. The store window displays will be unveiled the morning of the first day of the show and will remain on display from March 27 – April 27, 2018.

Join us in celebrating inspired retail by spotting the Windows of The Magnificent Mile window clings on participating retailers and sharing them using #MagMileWindows!

Window Display

  • Eataly at Shops at North Bridge

    About Retailer: At Eataly Chicago, which totals over 60,000 square feet on two floors, it is possible to purchase high-quality food and drink at accessible prices. Consumers can experiment with new combinations of flavors at the various restaurants throughout the marketplace before learning more about Mediterranean culture with educational courses on food, wine, and nutrition.

    Window & retailer located in Shops at North Bridge

    About Exhibitor: Holiday Foliage is a four seasonal, visual display company specializing in the manufacture of artificial Christmas Foliage Decor, Florals, Metal & Wood Fixtures and Decorative Props. With over 100,000 sq ft of direct manufacturing in Tijuana, Mexico, and US warehouse space, we have the capabilities and distribution for any size project.

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    520 N. Michigan Avenue
    (312) 327-2300

  • Fannie May Chocolates

    About Retailer: For nearly a century, Fannie May Chocolates has been bringing you the finest gourmet chocolates, fudge, and candies that have kept us as your favorite traditional chocolate store. 

    About Exhibitor: Great design has always come first at The Trade Group. Since 1986, we’ve believed, “If you can capture an eye … you can open a mind,” and we translate that belief for every client – big or small – every time.

    The concept: Flying over the City of Chocolate
    This window uses foam cutouts to create Chicago’s cityscape, along with a model of Buckingham Fountain “jetting” colorful chocolate candies made from wax. Two of the “buildings” in the cityscape make use of The Trade Group’s Digital Display Blocks – modular and configurable LED screens showcasing videos of scrumptious chocolate and candies.

    The concept: Sweet Spring Rain
    Custom fabric umbrellas help depict a spring show of chocolates over a picnic of Chicago’s favorite sweet treat. Wax chocolates are suspended via strings of monofilaments. Below the umbrellas are several boxes and picnic baskets of beautifully-packaged chocolates.

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    343 N. Michigan Avenue
    (312) 453-0010

  • Saks Fifth Avenue

    About Retailer: Saks Fifth Avenue today is renowned for its superlative selling services and merchandise offerings. The best of European and American designers for men and women are sold throughout its 39 stores servicing customers in 22 states.

    About Exhibitors: VMSD & Visual Citi | Visual Citi is the answer to all of your signage and display needs. We work with our clients to create the perfect visual solutions while maintaining brand integrity. With our state of the art technology, we are able to produce with speed and quality.

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    700 N. Michigan Avenue
    (312) 944-6500

  • Ulta Beauty

    About Retailer: Ulta Beauty is the largest beauty retailer in the United States and the premier beauty destination for cosmetics, fragrance, skin, hair care products and salon services. Since opening its first store 25 years ago, Ulta Beauty has grown to become the top national retailer providing All Things Beauty, All in One Place™. The Company offers more than 20,000 products from over 500 well-established and emerging beauty brands across all categories and price points, including Ulta Beauty's own private label. Ulta Beauty also offers a full-service salon in every store featuring hair, skin and brow services.

    About Exhibitor: At Brant InStore, we have always based our business on an unwavering commitment to quality, innovation and customer service. This has held true from our inception in 1963, starting with one manual press and two employees, to today, with over 300 employees and customers across Canada and the United States. We provide innovative and effective print solutions via Screen, Litho, Dye Sublimation and Digital print. To compliment our print capabilities, and to ensure that we have control of each and every job, we have a full finishing and distribution facility that is 150,000 sq ft. Whether you’re looking to produce one banner or a full national signage campaign we can make it happen for you, in the timeline that you need. From the initial design concept through to completion and installation, we will be there to make sure your signage has the maximum impact; we’ll help to take your business to the next level.

    The Concept: Your True Beauty Shines Bright
    When it comes to beauty, society is full of judgment. Sometimes, all we hear are voices telling us how to look and feel. Time to tune them out. Ulta Beauty is putting your true beauty in a whole new (and wildly colorful) light.

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    430 N. Michigan Avenue
    (312) 527-9045

Member Offers

  • 676 Restaurant & Bar

    March 27 - 29, 2018

    Enjoy 15% off at Omni Chicago's 676 Restaurant & Bar if you are an attendee of GlobalShop. Just show your convention badge to receive the discount.

    676 N. Michigan Avenue
    (312) 944-6664

  • Entertainment Cruises

    March 25 - April 30, 2018

    Using promo code GLOBAL25, guests can receive 25% off all standard Chicago dining cruises aboard Odyssey Lake Michigan, Spirit of Chicago and Mystic Blue. It can be used when booking online or can be mentioned when making a reservation over the phone.

    600 E. Grand Avenue
    (888) 957-2634

  • Marisol at MCA Chicago

    March 27 - April 27, 2018

    Recieve a free coffee with purchase of pastry throughout the Windows of the Mag Mile Campaign at the Museum of Contemporary Art's new restaurant, Marisol.

    Simply mention this Magnificent Mile promotion when visiting the Marisol counter.

    220 E. Chicago Avenue
    (312) 280-2660

  • SafeHouse Chicago

    March 27 - 29, 2018

    Enjoy BOGO drinks at SafeHouse Chicago.

    Must be a GlobalShop attendee and show convention badge.

    60 E. Ontario Street
    (312) 313-1007

  • The Escape Game Chicago

    March 27 - April 30, 2018

    Enjoy 10% off your entire booking when you use code GlobalShop when booking at TheEscapeGameChicago.com.

    42 E. Ontario Street
    (312) 453-7753



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