Top 10 Must-Attend Sessions at the 2015 Big Show

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Top 10 Must-Attend Sessions at the 2015 Big Show

12/05/2014
The Big Apple sure is blistery and windy in January, but don't let that stop you – this year's Big Show is not one to be missed. Grab your winter coats, pull on your gloves, and get ready for some information-filled sessions because this year's agenda will not disappoint.
 
Here's RIS News' run down of the must-attend sessions at this year's Big Show, see you in January!
  1. Digital Commerce Start Up of the Year: All eyes are looking forward for the next big thing – and this year, one new, innovative company will be crowned Shop.org Digital Commerce Startup of the Year by industry and retail visionaries.
  2. Digitizing In-Store Environment: Challenges, Risks, and Rewards: Brick-and-mortar stores are quickly transforming into compelling destinations that attract more shoppers and drive more transactions. Discover how retailers leverage digital technology to adapt their store environment and meet the challenges of this new era of retail.
  3. 2015 IT Forecast – Key Takeaways and Findings: Discover how mobile devices, social networks and new payment alternatives are transforming the shopping experience. This session will help retailers understand how the competitive landscape is shaping up in 2015.
  4. Pricing Strategies for Competing Effectively in an Omnichannel Retail Landscape: Customers can check prices anytime, anywhere, creating retail's need for dynamic pricing strategies that operate seamlessly across all channels – from kiosks and stores to online and mobile. Take a closer look at how to develop a strategy that meets the needs of customers and is sustainable.
  5. Optimizing Omnichannel: Lessons and Insights from Industry Leaders: Retail brands are aggressively deploying omnichannel strategies in an attempt to gain wallet share of today's consumers Despite all the advancements, few brands have truly transformed and made their omnichannel strategies sustainable – not to mention profitable. Gain perspective on strategic and technology shifts in the industry.
  6. Mastering the Technological Mobile Roadmap on the New Customer Journey: In today's omnichannel world, smartphones, proximity targeting and big data are all changing the retail landscape in real-time. How should retailers prioritize each of these new-age technologies which will ultimately cause an industry shift that will have a significant impact on both shopper conversion and the future of retail?
  7. "Rethinking" The Omnichannel Fulfillment Strategy: One of the core building blocks of successful omnichannel retailing is flexible fulfillment. In order to effectively fulfill from anywhere, a real-time, seamless view of inventory is needed throughout the enterprise, and retailers need to free inventory from traditional siloes. Explore supply chain management challenges that are preventing retailers from delivering true omnichannel fulfillment.
  8. Are You Ready to Recap the Rewards of Retail Convergence?: Retailers that are able to deliver a seamless omnichannel experience are rewarded with customers that are more emotionally connected to the brand. Uncover the secrets to identifying the key drivers of emotion connection, marrying data and creatively engaging with customers to build loyalty and achieve total customer value for sustainable business growth.
  9. Changing Face of Loyalty Marketing: Technology has forever changed the way people communicate and engage with the brands they shop. Explore how technology is being used to capture digital touch-points and how retailers can best engage shoppers.
  10. Selling More with Less – What Seinfeld's "Puffy Shirt" Taught Us about SKU Rationalization: With a real-time view of customer trends, merchandisers can more effectively plan and actually increase sales while cutting inventory. Discover how successful companies are addressing the problem of excess inventory.