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The 2020 Programme


9th September

10:00 Webinar login and housekeeping
Moderator's introduction and opening comments
10:05 - 10:45

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Webinar No 1: Connecting omnichannel touchpoints - new behaviours and strategy
This webinar will look at how retailers are having to reassess their omnichannel and brand strategy in the light of COVID and customer behaviour.

  • Comparing in-store touchpoints with the rest of your brand's omnichannel strategy
  • Delivering connected experiences that customers have come to expect
  • How COVID has forced new behaviours from previously untapped audiences
Darren Williams, CEO, Scrubd & Managing Director, Williams Harding
Antony Eden, Head of eCommerce, Studio Retail
Trevor Gordon, Director - Global Omnichannel Retail, Sodexo
Edda Blumenstein, Omnichannel PhD Researcher, Leeds University Business School
Graham Johnston, Head of Omnichannel, Three
Gracia Amico, Chair, Pet Mate
Frances Card, Managing Director, FCC & Multichannel Consultant, Harvey Nichols (2012-2015)
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12:00 - 12:45

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Webinar No 2: Invigorating physical store sales post lockdown - digital instore transformation
Retailers are now seeking new ways to bring sales that have shifted online back into stores by blending the online shopping experience with physical shops. This webinar will evaluate the impactof digital technology is having to get shoppers back in-store and spending once isolation ends.

  • Leveraging and utilising new technology to evolve the online experience and reopen stores
  • Why neglecting the in-store experience could be damaging your business
  • What retail stores may look like as the country comes out of lockdown
  • How existing technologies (such as RFID) can be expanded in stores to improve customer experience and engage consumers

Dirk Lubbers, Digital Adviser, World Food Experience

Fiona Rayner, Head of Experiential & International Operations, Blackjack Promotions

Brian Hume, Managing Director, Martec International

David Sheekey, Director - Solution Principal, Aptos Retail

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10th September

10:00 Webinar login and housekeeping
Moderator's introduction and opening comments
10:05 - 10:45

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Webinar No 3: Virtual reality stores - enabling retailers to open their high street shops online
This webinar will examine the concept of 'virtual stores' and how experiential retailers could reproduce their high street stores online via a virtual store to add to the overall retail experience. Retailers can offer a 360 degree store experience that is viewable and shoppable from a phone.

  • Virtual reality stores becoming part of regular pop-up stores
  • Increasing your reach with a digital version of the same store
  • Bring instore shopping experience to online customers during lockdown

Graham Wilson, Head of Online, Sofology

Will Verrill, Co-Founder, Stitched

Michael Ejby, Chairman, SkyBrands A/S

James Coughlan, Head of Transformation - Digital & Data, Inspired Education Group

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12:00 - 12:45 Webinar No 4: Omnichannel fulfilment - turning your store into a showroom / distribution centre
The coronavirus pandemic has caused many retailers to rethink how they make use of their physical stores. Some retailers are responding by looking at alternative uses. This webinar will explore:

  • The evolving purpose of physical retail spaces
  • Using your store as a showroom to demonstrate goods for online sales
  • Turning your stores into distribution centres for online shoppers
  • How stores could be a useful addition to the fulfilment network
  • Fulfilment models - how different retailers have successfully adapted to the current world

Venue & Contact


VENUE
Online Meetings

EVENT DATE
9th Sept 2020

START TIME

CONTACT
For retail speaker opportunities:

Claire Knott
E: Claire.Knott@theretailbulletin.com
T: 01276 489626

For sponsorship and non retailer speaker opportunities:

Karen Howard
T: 01276 489626 M:07725414385
E: karen.howard@theretailbulletin.com

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