Walmart, Airbnb And Grunt Style Execs Will Keynote At RetailX

RetailX, the co-location of three leading retail industry trade shows — Internet Retailer Conference & Exhibition (IRCE), GlobalShop and RFID Journal Live! Retail — has announced the four keynote speakers who will take the stage during the three-day event from June 25–27, 2019, at McCormick Place in Chicago. During the event, Retail TouchPoints is partnering with RetailX to present Retail TouchPoints Live! @ RetailX, which will take place from June 25-26.

The keynote speakers include:

  • Doug Stephens, Retail Futurist at The Retail Prophet;
  • Andy Dunn, Senior VP of Digital Consumer Brands at Walmart;
  • Chip Conley, Strategic Advisor of Airbnb; and
  • Daniel Alarik, CEO & Founder of Grunt Style.

Doug Stephens will host the featured keynote session at Retail TouchPoints Live!, titled: The Future of Retail in a Post-Digital World, on June 25 at 3 PM CT. During the session, Stephens will provide a tour through the future of the retail industry and explain how shopping is being redefined across the board, whether through e-Commerce or new technologies such as VR, 3D printing and IoT.

Far from spelling the end of retail, these changes mark a new beginning. Drawing on his latest research, Stephens will share what creative, courageous brands and retailers are doing today to completely reinvent their stores and their strategies.

Andy Dunn, formerly CEO of Bonobos, will…