Why you should attend

Learn about what lies ahead for retail

Over 150 speakers are scheduled to share their experiences and insight across the two days, so whether you want to hear from traditional bricks and mortar retailers such as Dixons Carphone, Greggs, Sainsburys and Walmart, or the disruptive new entrants to market such as Izzy Wheels, Oatly, Boss Brewing and Monterosa, we have it all under one roof.  

Change your Perspective

Change your Perspective

This is the single largest gathering of senior retailers in UK. If you want to a fun environment where you’ll be inspired and equipped to go back to the office with a clearer perspective on what you need to do to kick-start your year, this is it. You’ll leave buzzing with new ideas, new connections and new insights that will energise you and your team to smash 2019.
Forge New Partnerships

Forge New Partnerships

We’ve scheduled almost eight hours of networking time across the two days for you to reconnect with old contacts and start new conversations with the 1500+ delegates present. Our seven content stages are strategically placed on the exhibition floor, so you can engage with exhibitors, spark discussions with new customers and investigate competitors all in one space.
Invest in yourself, and your team

Invest in yourself, and your team

We appreciate 48 hours is a lot of time out of the office, but you can’t put a price on the amount of learnings and insights that you’ll be able to take back to the office with you. This is an investment in your development and an opportunity to better understand the sector, the challenges its facing, and the technologies that are going to set your business apart.
Hear new solutions from tech start-ups

Hear new solutions from tech start-ups

Our Launchpad zone provides start-ups with an unparalleled opportunity to pitch in front of senior, leading retailers and VCs. Find out what the new solutions to retail are, and what investments you should be making to future-proof your business.

Richard Pennycook, Chairman, Fenwick

“I have a real problem with Retail Week Live – basically I would like to attend just about every session on offer. Whichever ones you choose, you’re sure to get the richest insights around retail today.”

Beth Butterwick, CEO, Karen Millen

“Retail Live is THE 2019 Event to attend. Over the two day programme, those lucky enough to attend will be able to explore, learn and meet up with colleagues and experts to discuss how they tackle the opportunities and challenges facing retail. Painstakingly put together, the amazing suite of speakers and breadth of topics leaves nothing unturned and acknowledges that we must embrace our sector’s rapid pace of change, if we are to survive.”

Christine Cross, NED, Fenwick & Coca-Cola

“Retail Week Live does what it says on the tin - a truly interactive experience which not only addresses current issues in the retail and consumer market, but provides high quality speakers to give solutions. The must-attend event of the year.”

Marc Dench, CFO, Joules

“Retail Week Live was a great opportunity to meet with peers and listen to a cross section of industry leaders and how they are tackling some of the big challenges and opportunities in today’s retail sector.   The event was very forward thinking and I left with a long list of great ideas and things to do!”