Tackling Retail's Toughest Issues
Learn to Tackle Retail's Toughest Issues
About this course:
This panel session, moderated by Jim Gould, President of the Floor Covering Institute LLC, will offer insight from some of America's most successful flooring retailers on important issues challenging specialty retailers today. The topics will include areas such as: Competing with the Big Boxes, Selling and Communicating with Today's Diverse Consumers, Using Technology and Social Media to Engage Customers and Staging Stores to Inspire Customers. Listen in on this pre-recorded session as audience members bring their toughest questions to the panel.
- Identify the most common challenges facing specialty retailers today
- Discuss possible solutions to many of the most common challenges in areas including competition, sales, communication, technology, social media, customer engagement and merchandising
- Explain how some of the most successful retailers have creatively solved some of these challenges
- Implement two or more new ideas to improve your business, based upon insight received from the panel and attendees
The International Surface Event (TISE) is the largest North American event serving the floor-covering, stone & tile industries. The International Surface Event is comprised of the The International Surface Event: SURFACES | StonExpo/Marmomac | TileExpo events. Together, these three world-class tradeshows feature four impressive days of the newest products, hands-on demos, inspiring trends, key manufacturers, industry suppliers, along with unmatched education and networking. Held annually each year in Las Vegas, TISE brings together buyers and sellers from all over the world to see the latest products, trends, services and technologies.