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Top 5 Moments from #RICE24

We loved welcoming thousands of our retail industry friends to Chicago for the Retail Innovation Conference & Expo earlier this month. Over three days, we got to forge new connections, spark new ideas and create new opportunities across our community, including speakers, sponsors, attendees and more! Although our time in the Windy City was brimming […]

Take to the Chicago Streets! Last Call to Join the #RICE24 Store Tours 

Chicago Bean

Looking to get inspired by creative and innovative retail store concepts IRL? In a few weeks, the Store Tours Program will commence in the vibrant city of Chicago and there is still time to get your ticket!   We can’t wait for the highly anticipated Store Tours program, led by our amazing partners at Insider […]

#RICE24 Conference Tracks: Meet the 2024 Track Leads 

At the Retail Innovation Conference & Expo (#RICE24), we believe it’s important to create an environment within each of our conference tracks that is conducive to quality learning and allows you to engage with your fellow attendees as well as the speakers. This year, each session is 30-minutes with audience Q&A to ensure the content […]

#RICE24 Activation Spotlight: Generative AI in Action – Powered by iAdvize 


At the Retail Innovation Conference & Expo, the Expo Hall will feature immersive activations for attendees to explore and test-drive the latest and greatest retail tech. If you’re looking to stay ahead in retail, this is a must-attend! One particular activation we’re excited about is powered by iAdvize, a conversational commerce pioneer and a leader […]

#RICE24 Community Convos: Brendon Garner, Co-founder & Head of Platform, KIKI World 

KIKI, a community commerce company (and software company at its core) launched in early 2023, and is in the midst of an incredible growth trajectory!  KIKI World’s initial launch featured connected beauty products co-created by the KIKI World community. Using its proprietary platform and blockchain infrastructure, KIKI has created a new way for consumers to […]

Last Chance to Nominate! 40 Under 40 Awards

40 Under 40 Awards

The 40 Under 40 Awards has become one of Retail TouchPoints‘ top awards programs and we’re thrilled to welcome a new class of winners for 2024! The goal for the awards is simple: to spotlight the emerging retail practitioners and aspiring executives who are already making an incredible impact in the industry. Now, when we […]

#RICE24 Community Convos: Amy Jain, Co-Founder & CEO, BaubleBar  

Founded in 2010, BaubleBar has become one of the most popular destinations for statement-making styles, affordable jewelry and personalized accessories. (Personally, I’m a big fan of the partnerships the brand has tapped into with the MLB, NBA, NFL and Disney.) BaubleBar has done a tremendous job of truly capturing the passions and cultural moments that […]

Poll Results: Which Retail Trend Will Be Most Essential in 2024 and Beyond?

In the ever-evolving retail landscape, staying ahead of the curve is essential to maintaining business relevance and performance. We’re always keeping tabs on the latest trends and tech shaping the future of retail and the customer journey, so we can ensure our content agenda aligns to the industry’s most pressing issues. The 4 trends on […]

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