The Challenge: Battle of the Pop-Up

The Challenge: Battle of the Pop-Up

Are you looking to change the world of retail as we know it? Do you think you’ve got the next big thing? Now’s your time to step up to The Challenge! Submit your most innovative product, concept, business strategy today for your chance to win 6 months of free rent!

How to enter to win:

  1. Applications can be filled out by completing and submitting the application form
  2. By downloading the PDF icon The Challenge Application.pdf and emailing it to thechallenge@starwoodretail.com 
  3. In-person, by visiting the mall management office at Gateway Mall (6100 O St, Lincoln, NE 68505), Rimrock Mall (300 S 24th St W, Billings, MT 59102), Stony Point Fashion Park (9200 Stony Point Pkwy, Richmond, VA 23235), or Great Northern Mall (4954 Great Northern Mall, North Olmsted, OH 44070)

 

Awaiting Locations:

  • Rimrock Mall: 2 winning opportunities (1 cart & 1 in-line retail space)
  • Gateway Mall: 2 winning opportunities (1 cart & 1 in-line retail space)
  • Great Northern Mall: 2 winning opportunities (1 cart & 1 in-line retail space)
  • Stony Point Fashion Park: 1 winning opportunity (1 in-line retail space)

Be sure to enter before the 11:59 pm CDT Monday, August 21 deadline to have your big idea heard!

 

Application Restrictions:

  1. Each concept can only be submitted one time per center.
  2. No business licenses are required to apply, but winning business owners are required to obtain businesses licenses by the store opening Wednesday, November 1.
  3. A business owner is not eligible to win if he/she has been a tenant of any Starwood mall property in the past two years.

 

Rules and Regulations

NO PURCHASE NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN. A PURCHASE WILL NOT INCREASE YOUR CHANCES OF WINNING. Open to legal residents of the United States at least 18 years of age. Valid email address required to enter. Tenants of any Starwood Retail Partners, LLC retail location after July 5, 2015 not eligible. Contest application period begins 12:00 am CDT on July 5, 2017, and ends 11:59 pm CDT on August 21, 2017. Enter to win by completing and submitting the application form online at www.shoppinggreatnorthernmall.com/thechallenge; by downloading the application PDF at www.shoppinggreatnorthernmall.com/thechallenge and emailing thechallenge@starwoodretail.com; or in-person by visiting the mall management office at Gateway Mall (6100 O St, Lincoln, NE 68505), Rimrock Mall (300 S 24th St W, Billings, MT 59102), Stony Point Fashion Park (9200 Stony Point Pkwy, Richmond, VA 23235), or Great Northern Mall (4954 Great Northern Mall, North Olmsted, OH 44070). Up to 7 total winners to be selected from among eligible entrants (2 winners for each of Gateway Mall, Rimrock Mall, and Great Northern Mall; 1 winner for Stony Point Fashion Park). Potential winners notified during the week of August 28, 2017. Free rental period for verified winners commences November 1, 2017 and ends April 30, 2018. Proof of valid standard business license required prior to November 1, 2017, must be maintained for duration of free rental period. Written commitment to operate storefront for entirety of free rental period required to receive prize. Click to view complete Official Rules PDF icon The Challenge Battle of the Pop-Up Contest Official Rules.pdf, including further prize details. Sponsor's Privacy Policy at https://starwoodretail.com/privacy. Void where prohibited. Sponsor: Starwood Retail Partners, LLC.