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  • 5 Reasons You Need To Attend #RIC19

    There’s no shortage of events targeted to retail professionals every year. So how do you decide which ones are worth attending? We’ve done the work for you and have compiled 5 reasons why the Retail Innovation Conference, taking place May 6-8 in New York City, should be on your 2019 calendar. 1. Located in NYC, #RIC19 is […]

  • 2019 Retail Innovation Conference: Early Bird Registration Is Open!

    The 2019 Retail Innovation Conference (#RIC19), set for May 6-8 in New York City, is offering a limited-time discount of up to $400 for attendees who get their tickets early.  Last year, more than 400 retailers came together to learn about the latest trends and technology rocking the retail industry. The 2019 event is on track to be bigger and better, so be sure to […]

  • Come For RIC18, Stay For NYC

    With the Retail Innovation Conference approaching, there is a lot to be excited about: keynotes with leaders from Walmart, BJ’s Wholesale Club, Dunkin’ Brands and West Elm; the guided NYC Store Tours; numerous networking opportunities; and a total of more than 35 sessions featuring retail innovators and disruptors. Be sure to save your seat and register to attend #RIC18 today (you can check out the full agenda here).    But the excitement doesn’t end at the conference. Located in New York […]

  • Podcast: Preparing For Gen Z & Cultivating Loyalty With Shoppers

    In anticipation of his upcoming keynote at the Retail Innovation Conference, award-winning shopper behavioralist Ken Hughes sat down with Retail TouchPoints Editor-In-Chief Debbie Hauss to discuss how retailers can prepare for the new generation of shoppers. In the podcast, Ken touches on:  The differences in preferences between Gen Z shoppers and the generations before them; The value of millennials in the workforce; Retail brands that are successfully adapting to the shift in the […]