The burgeoning of smaller independent stores, and the changing face of large big box retailers.
The ever changing social media landscape is in influencing NZ consumers and how we as Kiwi retailers can harness some key tricks and techniques to engage our customers and increase sales.
The e-commerce ecommerce giants like Amazon opening in Australia and how to stay ahead of primary trends, both in brick and mortar stores and online.
What’s trending in the latest styles, colours and visual merchandising.
Exciting initiatives that major NZ companies such as NZ Post are offering to help Kiwi businesses break into the complex world of ecommerce in overseas markets.
Simple ways to adopt the payment platforms such as WeChat Pay and Alipay to optimise the massive tourist dollar for your store.
Cutting edge trends in retail overseas, including virtual and augmented reality, robotics, interactive stores...and how the future of retail is coming to New Zealand shores faster than you think!
Rebecca Bryan comes from an entrepreneurial background and happily labels herself a “chameleon” who knows the ins and outs of retail. From the forecasted trends of consumer habits, social media and e-commerce to the latest in colour, style and visual merchandising, in addition to the in the influence of tourism, this engaging seminar demonstrates what is on the horizon for Kiwi retailers and how to optimise this knowledge for your business and maximise your bottom line.
Rebecca brings a wealth of practical experience with her. Between six seasons working in Antarctica, she has managed retail stores in the USA, from small independents to large big box department stores. Rebecca also established a successful interior design rm specialising
in homes $3M to $15M up and down the East Coast of the USA. Quickly building an enviable portfolio, her work featured in prominent US magazines. Rebecca regularly attended the world’s largest furniture and gift trade shows for over a decade, as both a wholesaler and a buyer. She also opened a store, Zinnia, in Charleston, which remains a thriving success.
Returning to New Zealand Rebecca has established an eclectic gift and design store, Atelier, in the delightful French port of Akaroa.
New Zealand is a unique market in the world. In this engaging seminar, Rebecca examines how Kiwi retailers can stay on top of global trends. With an entertaining style and a content that is sure to be relevant for your business, this seminar provides everyone with something to take away to grow their business.