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Sunday, September 19, 1:00 PM - 3:30 PM

  • Room: Ballys Platinum
Retail 4.0 is the Age of Metamorphosis. A fundamental restructuring as the industry sees change and disruption unlike any time before, in how retailers operate, go to market, and create value. Like the simple caterpillar giving way to the complex butterfly, retail is undergoing a metamorphosis, the DNA of traditional retail... Read More
Speaker(s)
Moderator
Gary Hawkins
CEO
Center for Advanced Retail & Technology
Moderator
Sterling Hawkins
Co-Founder, Operations & Development
Center for Advanced Retail & Technology

Monday, September 20, 7:00 AM - 8:15 AM

  • Room: Ballys Grand Ballroom
The challenges facing independent retailers in 2022 are expected to significantly intensify as both traditional and digital major market players converge on competing in the evolving retail landscape.  Our discussion focuses on the forces and factors of change destined to reshape the retail environment going forward.  The changing consumer dynamics of... Read More
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Panelist
David Smith
Chief Executive Officer
Associated Wholesale Grocers
Moderator
Thom Blischok
Chairman and CEO
The Dialogic Group
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Tuesday, September 21, 7:00 AM - 8:45 AM

  • Room: Paris Versailles
The National Grocers Association (NGA) is pleased to host the annual Creative Choice Awards Contest, presented by Kellogg's and Unilever, to honor and recognize the best marketing and merchandising programs in the grocery industry. Winners of the Creative Choice Awards Contest gain respect throughout the industry and receive national recognition... Read More
Speaker(s)
Moderator
Michael Sansolo
PRESIDENT
Sansolo Solutions
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