If inspirational and informative retail industry insight is what you’re seeking, then look no further than Home & Gift this July. Presenting their most high-profile speaker line-up to date, the iconic show’s brand new ShopTalk programme will treat visitors to a world-class roster of keynote speakers, masterclasses, hands-on clinics and panel discussions.
With digital changing the face of retail, Entrepreneur, Secret Millionaire and former Dragon Piers Linney will share his e-commerce hacks for future proofing your business—inspiring customer loyalty and finding ways to integrate the opportunities of digital whilst holding on to your brick and mortar dream.
Renowned designer Sophie Conran is sure to make a splash in her session, where she will bring unparalleled insight and forecasts for the colours set to captivate your customers. In this discussion she will help you to develop a confident approach to colour and design, and teach you how to use it to create products and displays that help to convey your brand message.
Jewellery designer, socialite and reality star Rosie Fortescue is set to give exclusive insight into running a global lifestyle brand; discussing crucial elements such as the power of collaboration, the importance of social media and influencer marketing, and how to work with the press. Don’t miss her concluding ten tips to master your marketing and digital strategy.
In an insightful Q&A with ESTILA Magazine’s Karolina Barnes, Author and Interior Designer, Pearl Lowe will share her five secrets for finding your niche & and building your brand. Learn how to craft your very own creative style to secure longevity in the crowded retail market place—making your brand stand out from the crowd.
Matthew Galvin—The Galvin Brothers, Clare Yuille—Indie Retail Academy and Louise Daniel—And So To Shop
Putting the art into artisan, this unmissable panel will share the secrets to making your creative passion a successful business. Don’t miss their discussion on the rise of the designer maker in retail, and how both brands and retailers can harness the power of selling stories; telling the story of a brand to sell products and celebrating modern craftsmanship.
To see the full schedule and discover more about Home &Gift 2019, please visit www.homeandgift.co.uk