Rising Retail is an exciting new Masterclass event for independent retailers to come together to share best practice. A day of working ON your business instead of IN your business. Take your business to the next level with actionable learning that you can take home to improve your business, enhance your high street and strengthen your community.
The speakers are all experienced retailers who will be sharing authentic first hand learnings that you can use to improve your business.
Topics covered include:
Instagram – Simple retailer tips for growing sales through social media
Trends – What’s coming and how to take advantage
Visual merchandising – easy wins to draw customers through the door
Google My Business – How to boost footfall to your store
Staff – Recruiting, motivating, and retaining great retail teams
Negotiating – how to cut costs and save money as an independent
Community – Building thriving local high streets
Going Green – How retailers can reduce their environmental impact
Social Selling – How social media groups can boost sales
Lessons from the top – Tips from majors that indies can benefit from
The event is being run by The Giftware Association with support from Sage Plc and the Hyve Group. Entry is only permitted with a pre-booked place and photo ID. Closing dates for bookings is midday Friday 18th October:
Tickets are sold on a first come, first serve basis. Contact the GA at 0121 236 2657 for further information.