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Upcoming Events

  • September 14-17, 2020 ShopTalk 2020 Shoptalk is where more than 8,000 retail changemakers come together every year to create the future of retail. For 5 years, we’ve defined the industry’s digital community by bringing established retailers and brands together with direct-to-consumer and tech startups, large tech and Internet companies, venture capital investors, real estate developers, equity analysts, media and others.
    Mandalay Bay, Las Vegas Register Today
  • October 27 - 28, 2020 WWD CEO Summit Apparel & Retail CEO Summit
    New York, NY Request an Invitation
  • October 28-30, 2020 World Retail Congress New business models and rules for success are emerging that are challenging everything and asking fundamental questions about the very role of retailing. At the heart of all this change is the consumer. They will buy from those that have the greatest relevance to them: by understanding their needs and wants and by having a powerful and clear purpose. The 2020 World Retail Congress will build on its High Velocity Retail theme by focusing on this new “Relevance Agenda”. Being relevant to your consumer, wherever they are in the world, will define your success.
    Rome Cavalieri Hotel, Italy Register Today

Event Recaps

  • Product Development, Predictive Analytics, Digital Testing Agility, Planning and Salvaging Seasons to Come First Insight CCO Jim Shea joined Dr. Mark Chrystal, Chief Analytics Officer at rue21, and Greg Flinn, Planning and Optimization Product Solutions Manager at Oracle Retail for a discussion on how to embrace new solutions and processes now that de-risk the supply chain and help with navigating today’s retail market disruptions. Planning and boosting agility to make pricing and product assortment decisions are more important than ever.
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  • Voice of the Customer RECAP: NRF 2020: Vision Event NRF 2020 was a meeting of retail's best minds with 40,000 attendees and 800 exhibitors. This year's theme focused on vision and introduced visionary people, ideas, and experiences throughout the show.
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  • Voice of the Customer RECAP: WWD CEO Summit | Decoding Price Elasticity CEO Greg Petro co-presented with Oliver Chen, Managing Director and Senior Analyst at Cowen and Company at WWD's 2019 Apparel & Retail CEO Summit. The retail leaders focused on two definitions of value: customer principles toward offensive products and the customer's view of product worth.
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  • Product Design RECAP: World Retail Congress Our executive panelists included Francesca Danzi, Chief Client Officer of Tory Burch; Rajiv Suri, CEO of Shoppers Stop, one of India’s largest retailers; and Phillippe Chainieux, CEO of Each leader shared a unique perspective on how to connect and interact with their customer bases through loyalty programs, personalization, and differentiated products.
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