Future Stores Seattle 2019

June 04 - 07, 2019

The Sheraton Seattle

Gillian Grefe

Senior Manager of Brand

2:35 PM Panel: The Pursuit of New Retail Partnerships—Why It’s Better Together

So many exciting retail partnerships are popping up in the headlines as retailers are realizing the importance of collaboration to draw customers in and keep them coming back for more. Hear this diverse group of panelist talk you through recent collaborations and discuss:

• How they measure the success of a partnership
• Determining who will make a good partner
• Taking advantage of customer trends and feedback to inform your partnership strategy
• Overcoming differences and finding ways to work collaboratively

4:40 PM Retailer-Only Roundtables

At Future Stores, you’re in control! Get involved in our unique, peer-to-peer roundtables for the best discussions you’ll have all year. Talk about your key challenges and hear how other brands are overcoming them. After 25 minutes, you’ll rotate to a new table and tackle a new topic with a new expert host. Use this time as a unique opportunity to dive into a niche topic of your choosing in an informal and intimate setting. Leave the event with new ideas you can put into action as soon as you return to the office. 

1.Proving ROI For New Partnerships And Projects
Moderator: Gillian Grefe, Senior Manager of Brand, Havenly

2.Brand Awareness: How To Stand Out At Retail In A Crowded Marketplace
Moderator: Kimberly Yaeger, Director, Global Brand Retail Experience, Sonos

3.The Reverse Mile:  How Are You Handling Returns
Moderator: Trisha Yamaguchi, Senior Manager, Retail Operations, SEPHORA

4.Your Pop Up Store Primer: How To Get Started & What To Avoid
Moderator: Missy Sage, VP, Retail Operations, Hanes Brands

5.Getting Started With BOPUIS (buy online pick up in store)
Moderator: Shari Rossow, VP, Retail Operations, Best Buy

6.Loyalty Programs: Trends and Considerations To Drive Engagement and Track Attribution

7.Lessons Learned From Pure Play eCommerce Going To Bricks

8.The Future of Visual Merchandising—Blending Art & Science

9.Wading Through The Challenges of Omni Channel Attribution

Check out the incredible speaker line-up to see who will be joining Gillian.

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