Future Stores Seattle

June 25-June 28, 2017

Washington State Convention Center, Seattle

Contact Us: 1.888.482.6012

Tamy Duplantis

VP of IT
Le Duff America
Tamy leads technology and innovation for Le Duff America with a brand portfolio including La Madeleine, Bruegger’s Bagels, and Mimi’s Café. With over 30 years solving business challenges through technology, she has been a tremendous change-agent in leading brand growth strategies, building teams that deliver results, and implementing integrated platforms that elevate performance with Main Event Entertainment, Potbelly Sandwich Works, Applebee’s, and T.G.I. Friday’s. She led business development providing cyber security and PCI compliance at VendorSafe Technologies and provided back office platforms to operate the business and realize profitability at CrunchTime Information Systems. Tamy’s career began as a software engineer in the telecommunications industry upon receiving her BS from the University of Texas and MBA from Nova University.


Day 1: Monday, June 26, 2017 Embracing Retail Disruption

08:45 AM Keynote Panel Discussion: Embrace The New Retail Reality: Disrupt Or Be Disrupted

With advances in technology and changing consumer preferences, retail has been undergoing a massive shift. Large retailers, who have traditionally been slow to change, not have to consider ways to innovate faster to keep up with today’s shopper. Panelists will discuss how to:

Think like a lean startup and foster innovation across the organization
Consider if you are planning to partner with a startup
Quickly test and roll-out new store concepts