Deloitte is returning to NRF’s Big Show, the world’s largest tradeshow for the retail industry, and we are excited about what’s in store! The event will take place January 17 to 20 in New York. We are on point to help you navigate the show floor, explore emerging trends, and consider strategic takeaways that may apply to your business.
Now in its 105th year, retail’s oldest and largest industry gathering promises to be its biggest ever – with more than 33,000 attendees from a who’s who list of retailers spanning the department store, specialty, luxury, discount, grocery, health and beauty, convenience store and food and beverage markets.
Major themes for this year’s Big Show include global markets, organizational dynamics,inspired by tech, experience retailing and retail cool. Choose a track or volley between them to learn about the challenges and opportunities facing the industry, and how retail leaders are harnessing new technologies and strategies to succeed.
Deloitte will offer a curated view of the massive expo hall floor, focused around our keynote topic, “Retail Disrupted.” We look forward to guiding those who have registered for tours!
For a full listing of companies who will be exhibiting on the floor, check NRF’s website.
With so many interesting topics on the agenda, it will be tough to choose, but don’t miss the opportunity to plug into Deloitte’s latest thought leadership. We will host the following sessions. Click on the links below to learn more and add them to your calendar.
Sunday, January 17, 2016, 10:15 – 10:45 a.m. – Who will be retail’s movers and shakers in 2016? Dr. Ira Kalish, Chief Global Economist, Deloitte Research will share insights from Deloitte’s 19th annual “Global Powers of Retailing” report. Join him for “Retail Power Players – Who to Watch in 2016.”
Tuesday, January 19, 1:30 – 2:30 p.m. – Retail leaders from top brands will dive into the challenges facing today’s retailers and provide a look into the future of the industry, the role digital is playing and the evolving business ecosystem in which brands operate. Rod Sides, Deloitte’s U.S. Retail and Distribution Sector Leader, will co-present the afternoon keynote entitled “Retail Disrupted: Navigating the Digital Age” with guest speakers Paul Gainer, EVP, Disney Retail, Disney Consumer Products; John White, COO & EVP, Fossil Group, Inc.; and Christiana Shi, President, Global Direct to Consumer, NIKE, Inc.
* Attendance at all sessions requires conference registration.
We hope to see you soon at the Big Show!