Exhibitors at the new Retail Shop, due to make its debut at Spring Fair International 2015, will represent a multitude of products and services that are essential to successful multi-channel retailing, such as in-store and online solutions, logistics and fulfillment experts, marketing platforms, payment providers and specialists in packaging.
Retail Shop will provide a full-spectrum offering dedicated to cutting-edge technology and retail sector solutions, aimed at ensuring i2i Events Group customers retain their competitive edge in a rapidly evolving global marketplace. Thirty-three companies have already signed up to do the show including Alibaba, Wirecard, Lil Packaging and Brightpearl.
Retail Shop has developed from the success of the E-commerce Seminar Theatres and technology zones which made their debut at this years Spring and Autumn Fairs, also complementing the e-exporter programme launched by UK Trade & Investment at Autumn Fair.
Louise Young, director of i2i Events Group Retail Portfolio, said: “The dramatic evolution of consumer spending patterns and shopping behaviour has created a truly multi-channel retail environment. The launch of Retail Shop at Spring Fair International 2015 will be an essential resource for our customers on both the supply and retail sides who are seeking to stay abreast of evolving technology and consumer behaviour, enabling them capitalise on the e-commerce market and huge growth in mobile shopping.”