Morning Mainstage Session

August 23 | 8:00AM - 9:00AM

Short North Ballroom

Welcome to Retail Summit 2018

The Summit officially kicks off with our lineup of introductory speakers setting the stage for the day’s program.

Evolution of the Retail Landscape: Key Retail Trends and Outlook

Dana Telsey of Telsey Advisory Group will provide insights into the macro consumer environment, current industry-wide trends, the impact on Columbus and the outlook for the retail industry moving forward:

  • Consumer economic indicators
  • Demographic shifts
  • eCommerce
  • Omni-channel initiatives
  • Experiential retail
  • Categories of growth
  • Wall Street view and retail outlook

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