RIS Parent Company EnsembleIQ Highlights Power of New GroceryTech Event


RIS News’ parent company EnsembleIQ is shining a light on a powerful new GroceryTech event, co-produced by RIS and sister brand Progressive Grocer, that will bring together grocery business and technology executives modernizing infrastructure to support innovation. 

GroceryTech is taking place July 12-14 in Cincinnati and its theme “Scaling With Personalization” focuses on how grocery executives can build technology infrastructure to profitably serve shoppers now and into the future. 

Some GroceryTech speakers include:

  • Alexa Dash, Director of E-commerce, Dash’s Markets
  • Jilea Hemmings, Founder & CEO, Nourish + Bloom Market
  • Jamie Hemmings, Founder & President, Nourish + Bloom Market
  • Kevin Miller, Chief Marketing Officer, The Fresh Market
  • Michael Crisculo, VP Infrastructure & Operations, Wakefern Food Corp
  • Larry Liu, CEO, Weee!
  • John Burry, Chief Merchandising Officer, Weee!

“We’re excited to bring together a cross representation of executives from multi-channel large- and mid-sized grocers to the event,” said Albert Guffanti, vice president and group publisher, Retail Technology Group, EnsembleIQ. “In addition to hearing from forward-looking speakers, attendees will have the opportunity to connect with peers, engage with solution providers and get inspired to rethink the traditional retail process.”

Paula Lashinsky, SVP and group publisher, U.S. Grocery and Convenience Group, at EnsembleIQ, said that today’s grocery retailers are providing essential services that require “continuous technological innovation to proactively serve the evolving needs of customers in the most personal way possible while operating profitably.”

“Our GroceryTech event will help grocery business and technology executives learn about emerging best practices, as well as new technologies and services to help them innovate and accelerate business growth,” she added.

Solution providers are encouraged to seek GroceryTech sponsorship opportunities here.

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