Events

The Innovation Club - Special Delivery & Last Mile

Retail Hub presents “The Innovation Club: Special Delivery & Last Mile”, the new event entirely dedicated to innovation in the last mile logistics sector. A segment that this year experienced an exponential boost also as a result of the change in consumer purchasing habits, with a growing demand for a collection and delivery experience on [...]

Grocery Connect 2021

The rapid change of this last period has overwhelmed, more than others, the Grocery sector, which has found itself facing challenges hitherto undervalued and seeking innovative solutions to meet the new needs of the market and the consumer. The aim of the meeting will be to take stock of the main changes taking place in large-scale distribution [...]

Leadership in Retail - 5th appointment

Leadership in Retail is the exclusive event dedicated to the leaders of the Retail sector. An initiative that has the ambition of becoming the club where you can find a dialogue between Italian and international executives, entrepreneurs and visionaries. Last year he showed us that the retail sector is in full transformation, with fluid and continuous logic and strategies [...]

The Innovation Club - NRF + CES 2021 Special

In this appointment, our Head of Innovation Alberto Mattiello will present us the main innovations that emerged during the reference events of the sector at a global level: the NRF Retail Big Show in New York and the Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas. The event will be an opportunity to learn about the latest trends and to discuss with a panel [...]

Beauty Connect

After a year of changes that have involved all the Retail, we will meet with the Beauty representatives to understand the impacts and developments. In a sector in full transformation for years, we will discuss the impact of Digital on the relationship with the customer, the boom of Direct To Consumer brands, new paradigms and innovative business models, [...]

Leadership in Retail - 4th appointment

Leadership in Retail is the exclusive event dedicated to the leaders of the Retail sector. An initiative that has the ambition of becoming the club where you can find a dialogue between Italian and international executives, entrepreneurs and visionaries. Last year he showed us that the retail sector is in full transformation, with fluid and continuous logic and strategies [...]

The Innovation Club - Episode 4

The Innovation Club was created to keep club members updated through events dedicated to the most interesting and innovative startups / scaleups for the retail sector, developed to respond to the problems that the retail sector is facing today. In episode 4 the Start Ups will address the following themes: - Digital Marketing Platform (Drive To Store [...]

The Innovation Club - Episode 3

The Innovation Club was created to keep club members updated through events dedicated to the most interesting and innovative startups / scaleups for the retail sector, developed to respond to the problems that the retail sector is facing today. In episode 3, next December 17th, the invited start-ups will address the following topics: - [...]

Grocery Connect: insights

What determines success in Italian distribution? Analysis and comparison on the strategies of the best Italian and international brands. On the occasion of the event, the first annual index of preference of Italian retailers (RPI) for the food channel will be presented, in comparison with the index already in use in the United States, the United Kingdom, Spain and Portugal. The study, aimed at [...]

Leadership in Retail - 3rd appointment

Leadership in Retail is a periodic appointment with 30 Retail Leaders (connected from different parts of the world) in a discussion on the changes taking place and on the new strategies to face in this #newnormal with boundaries still to be defined. The third appointment is scheduled for next December 10th from 5.00 pm. Among the guests [...]

Retail Connect: insights

The impact of pricing strategies on retailers and customers. With this in-depth analysis we will analyze the continuous and promotional pricing strategies to dynamically adapt prices to changing market needs. Through the analysis of successful case histories and collecting the opinions of industry players, we will discuss online pricing tools and policies and [...]

Leadership in Retail - 2nd appointment

Leadership in Retail is a periodic appointment with 30 Retail Leaders (connected from different parts of the world) in a discussion on the changes taking place and on the new strategies to face in this #newnormal with boundaries still to be defined. Second appointment agenda: - How to create a unicorn Interview Chieh Huang, founder of [...]

The Innovation Club - Episode 2

The Innovation Club was created to keep club members updated through events dedicated to the most interesting and innovative startups / scaleups for the retail sector, developed to respond to the problems that the retail sector is facing today. In episode 2, the invited start-ups will address the following topics: - Customization of Customer Engagement [...]

Leadership in Retail - 1st appointment

Leadership in retail is an exclusive event dedicated to the leaders of the retail sector. An initiative that has the ambition of becoming the club where you can find a dialogue between Italian and international executives, entrepreneurs and visionaries. These months have shown us that the retail sector is in full transformation, with fluid logic and strategies and continuous adaptations, both with regard to [...]

Retail Analytics: Challenges & Strategies

How to optimize profitability through data analysis, the definition of predictive models and machine learning Today #newretail is made up of experiences, products, customers… and data. Analytics and predictive models are the new currency to determine the success of one business over another. But how to optimize the opportunities [...]

Out of Home Connect

Out of Home Connect: Boosting Innovation In this meeting we found ourselves discussing the revolution that is taking place in the Out of Home sector, between temporary and structural changes that Covid is bringing to the out-of-home market (both from the point of view of demand and supply), and levers on which it is necessary [...]

Smart Commerce

Smart Commerce: from dynamic price to click & collect With this in-depth analysis we will analyze the new sales techniques in an omnichannel environment. Bringing successful case histories and collecting the opinions of GDO players, we will discuss the instore tools to manage and maximize purchases, and click and collect as a solution to make more [...]

The Future of Food Service

The consumer of the future between loyalty, innovation and sustainability.
Each consumer is unique, differs and requires ever greater levels of personalization on the product and service. The entry of new generations makes the management of the various touchpoints that a restaurant player must necessarily adopt more and more complex. During the event we will take a closer look at the consumer and make a generational comparison between Millennials and Perennials, and how technology, loyalty and sustainability can help Retailers to have a relevant impact on the decision-making process.

Digital Empathy

Digital Empathy: Customer Experience in the Low Touch Economy The current changes are leading us towards a new digital era: the Low Touch Economy. We will investigate technology trends and innovative digital solutions that can help us answer the questions that this new reality poses. The changing nature of the world we live in confronts us with ever […]

Retail Connect: insights

GDO and Digital Innovation: how to face the evolution, without making the revolution

Retail Hub in partnership with Blue Yonder organizes the following virtual conference, dedicated to the world of GDO, to analyze the opportunities offered by the epochal revolution driven by digital technologies, to redefine the operating, collaborative and distribution methods, improving profitability.

The aim of the meeting will be to understand how retailers can accelerate and amplify the benefits of digital innovation ...

Retail Connect: Pharma

The event, organized by Retail Hub, aims to deepen the prospects and emerging trends in the Pharma Retail & Healthcare sector. The players in the supply chain will discuss the challenges of innovation and new business models between sector deregulation, digital transformation and customer / patient engagement. Key Topics: - The role of innovation [...]

Grocery Connect: insights

Customer Engagement Post-COVID: the relationship with the customer after covid With this in-depth analysis, we find ourselves 2 months after the first debate to better understand what happened during the months of lock down and what changes in consumer behavior will remain even now that we are slowly returning to "Normality". Starting from the study on the analysis of new trends in Italy and Europe, we will discuss with some of the most important retailers of [...]

The Innovation Club - Episode 1

At a time when innovation is essential for the success of any reality operating in the retail sector, Retail Hub has decided to launch the "The Innovation Club" project. The Innovation Club is an initiative by invitation only, and aims to keep its Members updated through events dedicated to the most interesting startups / scaleups [...]

Retail Tech: innovation in the age of disruption

Investments in technology and innovation will increasingly influence the changes that the Retail sector is already trying to face today, forcing players to become more and more “Tech” retailers. A process that cannot be escaped but that can be governed thanks to knowledge and experimentation. With this new event we aim to bring to the Italian business community an analysis [...]

Covid-19 Question Time

What are the consequences on leases and business leases? Federfranchising - Confesercenti organizes, on Thursday 30 April at 3.00 pm, a one-hour webinar to understand which solutions to adopt and which proposals to present to the Government. Retail rentals: a working hypothesis. From the comparison between Properties and Tenants, the common interest in recovery The measures taken to contain the Coronavirus [...]

Digital Empathy

Digital Empathy: How interactions with customers change in a world undergoing profound transformation The digital transformation that until now was considered an opportunity, is now an indispensable obligation to respond to ever new customer needs. The changing nature of the world we live in confronts us with ever new challenges, both as [...]

Grocery Connect - 1st edition

  The rapid change in the market leads us to reflect on how to prepare ourselves for the challenge we are all experiencing in these days and for the future that awaits us. With this debate we will collect the testimonies on how some of the most important grocery retailers are dealing with this situation, and we will start a comparison on how [...]

What we can learn from China

New Ways to engage the customer: what we can learn from China Speaker: Xia Feng, Former Senior Executive @ VF Corporation & Founder of The How Consulting While Europe and the US are under coronavirus lockdown, Chinese cities are coming back to life. But China's retail experienced two unprecedented tough months as consumers stayed home during […]