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Sunday, September 19, 3:45 PM - 4:45 PM

  • Room: Ballys Platinum
The pandemic pushed grocery shoppers online in droves, pushing acceptance of e-commerce through the roof in 2020.  We’ll review consumer’s preferences relative to e-commerce and ways to ensure your click and collect or home delivery programs are meeting the needs of your shoppers....
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Moderator
Brian Numainville
Principal
The Feedback Group
Moderator
Doug Madenberg
Principal
The Feedback Group
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Matt VanGilder
Director of Digital Marketing and Commerce
SpartanNash Company
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Mike Hornigold
Executive Vice President of Digital
Accelerate360
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Ron Bonacci
VP, Marketing & Advertising
Weis Markets
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Monday, September 20, 8:30 AM - 9:30 AM

  • Room: Ballys Platinum
The retail industry gained a wealth of experience with e-commerce programs in 2020.  We’ll focus on operational efficiencies and review ways to ensure the profitability of online shopping....
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Panelist
Chad Bersie
Director, eCommerce
UNFI
Moderator
John Ross
President & CEO
IGA Inc.
Panelist
Scott Lewis
EVP, Operations
Harmons
Panelist
Ted Balistreri
Co-Owner
Sendik's Food Markets
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Monday, September 20, 3:45 PM - 4:15 PM

  • Room: Thought Leadership Theater
The global pandemic accelerated purchasing habits. Online grocery sales tripled during the pandemic.  20% of e-commerce shoppers say they do 100% of their grocery shopping via mobile. This session will discuss how to stay ahead of the big-box retailers to keep and retain your shoppers through e-commerce, shopper engagement/loyalty, POS... Read More
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Josh Ray
Co-founder & Chief Commercial Officer
ShopHero
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Tuesday, September 21, 1:15 PM - 1:40 PM

  • Room: Ballys Platinum
Independents have an array of options when it comes to automating eGrocery fulfillment.  In addition to economic considerations, we’ll explore technologies and options available to retailers.  Take away implementation best practices, a checklist of options and a strategy for getting started with automating grocery fulfillment. ...
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Panelist
Andrew Benzinger
Business Development Manager
AutoStore
Panelist
Mike Davidson
EVP, Sales & Marketing
Buehler's Fresh Foods
Moderator
Steven Duffy
Sr. Vice President of Design
Cuhaci & Peterson Architects, Engineers, Planners
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Tuesday, September 21, 1:50 PM - 2:15 PM

  • Room: Ballys Platinum
Devising alternatives and supplements to traditional bricks-and-mortar stores has become a major focus as retailers consider a variety of strategies, and a lot of attention is being paid to how micro-fulfillment centers can play a role.  This session will look at the prerequisites necessary before taking this route, and the... Read More
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Colman Roche
Vice President of Sales, E-Commerce & Retail
Swisslog
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Tuesday, September 21, 2:30 PM - 2:55 PM

  • Room: Ballys Platinum
Amazon has Subscribe & Save, an auto-replenishment offering that has grown into a $10 billion business, and a model that almost no other retailers have yet adopted.  That's changing, though, as retailers realize that auto-replenishment isn't just a way of capturing sales and sustainable revenue;  it also is a way... Read More
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Tom Furphy
CEO and Managing Director
Consumer Equity Partners
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