Thursday (May 12th) Archives - Retail Innovation Conference & Expo

Revolutionizing Consumer Choice in the Shopping Journey

There’s been a decade’s worth of ecommerce growth just in the past few years. As a result, shoppers are finding inspiration in new ways and their shopping journeys are becoming much more fluid. Join Martha Welsh, Head of Strategy and Go To Market for Google Commerce & Payments, and Alicia Waters, CMO at Crate and […]

Harnessing Data to Drive Customized Brand Experiences

As brands build their DTC businesses, they have the unique opportunity to own the customer experience and ultimately gather more data about their customers. Over time, they can harness this data to power services and more tailored omnichannel experiences. Hear how brands are using leading-edge technology to collect, analyze and leverage data to: Drive digital […]

Ending Buy Now, Default Later: AI’s Role in Sustainable Profit

In the U.S., 30% of consumers who use buy now, pay later (BNPL) expect to make a late payment in the next year. That’s bad for fintech financiers, consumers and brands – not to mention the BNPL credit revolution. When it works, BNPL helps consumers avoid high interest rates and make bigger purchases. But as […]

Reframing Sustainability: How to Turn Lofty Long-Term Goals into Immediate Outcomes

Sustainability is in everybody’s strategy, but the way it is defined, its scope, and the effectiveness of actions is still very blurry. Join author and Co-Founder of ThinkUncommon, Andrew Smith, and Associate Vice President of ESG AT&T, Jason Leiker, for this robust and action-focused discussion about how to get results now and act today on […]

Experience Innovation from the High-Growth Cannabis Market

Cannabis and CBD account for a small yet growing market in the retail world. Brands in this category also represent some of the most innovative thinkers in experience design. Given the highly technical and personal nature of these purchases, brands must carefully blend brand storytelling, associate expertise and highly immersive experiences that drive customer engagement […]

Maximizing Retail Media Networks

Retailers are adapting to find new ways to reach target audiences and media networks are becoming a key approach to do this. Why are retailers investing in retail media networks? One main reason is because it allows them to have access to valuable, first-party consumer data that allows them to serve targeted offers and messaging […]

Community Commerce and the Explosion of Shoppable Content

The creator-driven economy is booming more than ever! Brands, retailers and marketplaces are continuing to build communities through meaningful content that empower connections with consumers. Hear how brands are leaning into “community commerce” and “discovery commerce” through social channels.

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