Future Stores Miami 2019

February 05 - 07, 2019

JW Marriott Miami, FL

Contact Us: 1.888.482.6012

Caroline Brown


Director of Visual Merchandising
MM.LaFleur


2:45 PM Panel Discussion Remix: Practicing Thoughtful Design: Taking Your Customers Into Consideration When Developing Your Stores

Designing a store requires thoughtful design and input from a vast array of stakeholders including product developers, store designers, merchandisers, architects and many others. This session explores how to eliminate departmental silos in the store development process to create spaces that capitalize on existing store behaviors to drive revenue. Get insights into: 

- Analyzing consumer paths and dwell times to optimize product placement 
- Utilizing demographics as well as historical data to make decisions about store size, location, fixtures, and features 
- Eliminating competition between online and in-store efforts by aligning teams around unified commerce goals 
- Using an understanding of how consumers already behave in your stores to design features that will drive revenue 

4:05 PM Retailer-Only Roundtable Discussions

At Future Stores, you’re in control! Get involved in our unique, peer to peer roundtables for the best discussions you’ll have all year. Talk about your key challenges and hear how other institutions are overcoming them.  Use this time as a unique opportunity to dive into a niche topic of your choosing in an informal and intimate setting. Leave the event with new ideas you can put into action as soon as you return to the office.

Topic 1: Brand Storytelling Through Display
Host: Caroline Brown, Director of Visual Merchandising, MM.LaFleur

Topic 2: Putting Down Roots: Tips For Growing In The Offline Retail Landscape As An Ecommerce Company 
Topic 2 Host: Dean Handspiker, VP Design – Product & Store Development, Indochino

Topic 3: Sweet Success: Lessons Learned At M&M’s World Through 20 Years Of Operation
Topic 3 Host: Patrick McIntyre, Head of Global Retail, Mars Retail Group, a division of Mars Inc

Topic 4: Loyalty Programs: How To Use Existing Engagement To Drive In-Store Experiences
Topic 4 Host: Agatha Kulaga, Founder & Co-President, Ovenly

Topic 5: Driving Downloads Amongst Deleters: How To Get People To Download And Use Your Mobile App In Stores
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Topic 6: Exploring The Practicality Of Mobile Checkout: Could It Work For You?
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Topic 7: Leveraging Consumer Content To Drive Store Performance
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Check out the incredible speaker line-up to see who will be joining Caroline.

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