Hot retail trends will be presented at Hardlines Conference

WORLD HEADQUARTERS, Toronto — The latest merchandising trends is always the topic most requested by our delegates at the annual Hardlines Conference. This year’s conference speakers will deliver that—in spades—including no less than the association that follows the latest trends worldwide:

Retail Trends that Inspire: A Global Tour. Jo Rossman leads programs at the Retail & Design Center at the Association for Retail Environments and leads the association’s DREAM Team, a think tank of retail design stars.

Meeting the Challenge of Today’s Omni-Channel Consumer. Robert Howard, partner with Kurt Salmon, has a great insight into the online and in-store retail customer experience, and he delivers that insight with energy, insight, and humour. This session is guaranteed to help you see more clearly the relationship between bricks and mortar and the burgeoning world of e-commerce. Robert will find connections within today’s retail environment that are guaranteed to surprise and edify you…