Greenwich|Sainsbury’s Millennium Store

2014  – Selected as one of The Twentieth Century Society’s 100 Buildings for 100 Years.

Sainsbury’s Millennium Greenwich store represented a watershed in supermarket design.When it opened, the store scored the highest ever official environmental rating for a retail building with a perfect 31 out of 31 points, and was the first store to be awarded an ‘excellent’ BREEAM rating.

The low energy design also incorporates photovoltaics, wind turbines and recycled materials throughout and many of its innovative features are now being replicated throughout the world.


Shortlisted for the Stirling Prize; The Design Council Millennium Product; RIBA Journal Sustainability Award winner; RIBA Regional Award 2000 winner; The Design Museum’s Design Sense Award; Retail Week Store Design of the Year 2000; Channel 4 Building of the Year People’s Choice 2000.




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