Why New Retail Summit 2020?

Slovak retail and consumer markets are undergoing dynamic changes. Some are conditioned by global trends, some have specific national character.

New market structure emerges, full of new, mostly internet based distribution and communication channels and consumer touchpoints. Innovative technologies drive all changes of key processes. Retail industry thus lives through massive digital transformation.

New omnichannel, inter-connected form of retail trade is recently getting simple, understandable label: „New Retail“.

New phase of market development deserves increased attention as it brings many risks and also interesting opportunities. Having this on mind, Blue Events supported by key Slovak market players decided to launch new annual Summit, serving as The Platform to discuss demand, supply and technology trends and learn from case studies of industry and company success.

New Retail Summit 2020: Key Facts

  • When? March 4, 2020
  • Where? DoubleTree by Hilton, Bratislava
  • For whom? The Summit is targeted on everybody trusting „new retail“ is the growth opportunity for doing business in Slovakia. So we expect participation of managers from retail companies and (goods, services and technology) suppliers.
  • Who? New Retail Summit 2020 is prepared by Blue Events in co-operation with SAMO (Slovak Association of Modern Trade), SZZV (Slovak Associations for Branded Products) and Mastercard.