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New Retail Forum 2019

Building leading retail businesses in the era of social commerce, virtual malls and nearly-instant fulfillment

22-23 Jul 2019
Shangri-La’s Rasa Sentosa Resort & Spa, Singapore

Why You Should Attend

New Retail Forum 2019

There is a new era of retail fast approaching, and ready to meet it is an empowered contingent of customers like none seen before. Southeast Asia's consumer markets continue to attract more and more intense attention from international companies, investors and leaders. Those who recognise the extreme pace of advanced technology and overwhelming middle class growth in Southeast Asia know this is the time to stake out a claim to these booming demographics.

The strategists and futurists of retail in Asia today find themselves facing a potential goldmine of increasingly affluent customers in a plethora of geographies, economies and lifestyles who come together for one purpose to shop! But how do you navigate the ecosystem of brick and mortar and sophisticated digital marketplaces?

The answers can be found in best in class logistics, implementation of next-level tech, rapidly scaling winning concepts, and a keen combination of immersive store and pop-up design and engaging online worlds.

marcus evans New Retail Forum 2019 gathers leading edge and groundbreaking retailers from the globe and Asia, bringing new online and offline concepts and ingenious engagement strategy for you to achieve the best commercial outcomes. At this forum, you will be provided a platform to capture the latest trends, strategies and technologies. The region's leaders will be sharing their insights and best practices on critical areas in shopper marketing and retail evolution, such as developing a robust and integrated strategy, making this the event you cannot afford to miss!

Dedicated Logistics & Ecommerce Stream

For the first time join dedicated breakouts with other retail leaders to strategise on winning online through storefront and influencers, and evolving fulfillment and logistics trends and market demands. Adapt to the modern shopper's journey through apps, digital storefronts and virtual malls to achieve holistic CX and digital excellence.


Key Topics

  • Structuring a Retail Business in the Age of Digitisation and Omnichannel
  • Reaching Remote Customers with Drone Delivery
  • Owning Moments of Discovery in the Age of Social Commerce
  • Luxury Goods and Retail Portfolio Management for New Retail
  • From New Retail to Open Retail: The Combined Impact of Open Banking and Smart Payments

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    Practical Insights From

    Montse Castells
    Head of Retail - Asia and New Markets Ben & Jerry's

    Franky Njoto
    Head of International Distributor Development, Sales and Marketing Expert
    Asia Pulp & Paper (APP)

    Enjelita Jahja
    Sales Director
    Glaxo Smith Kline

    Alex Malouf
    Head of Marketing Communications - Middle East Africa and India
    Procter & Gamble

    Vincenzo Carrieri
    Asia Pacific Regional Director

    Raghu Krishnan
    General Manager/ Country Director
    Johnson & Johnson

    Toshak Jethwani
    Head of Ecommerce,ELN

    Victor Cui
    CEO, International
    ONE Championship

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    For all enquiries regarding speaking, sponsoring and attending this conference contact:

    Miss Bernardine Michael - Regional Director (Digital,Media & PR) APAC & MEA

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