The National Retail Federation’s NRF 2023: Retail’s Big Show is coming back from January 15th to January 17th, 2023, to New York City’s Jacob K. Javits Convention Center. The event will host over 800 exhibitors, 350 speakers and 175 breakout sessions over 300,000 square feet of retail technology expo space.
C&K Systems is excited to participate again in 2023 and hopes you can also attend the world’s largest retail trade association.
Here are five reasons you need to check out this unmissable event.
1. New Program: Consumer Product Showcase
The future of retail technology can be found right at the show’s new program: Consumer Product Showcase. Here, you can immerse yourself in the newest breakout products from the most innovative suppliers, entrepreneurs, small businesses and brands out there. It’s the perfect opportunity to see the next big thing in retail and gain inspiration for your own technological endeavors.
2. Expert, NRF-Curated Speakers
Industry-expert speakers will share their insight on the latest retail technology trends and provide guidance on overcoming common challenges and preparing for what’s ahead. 2023’s featured speakers come from a diverse range of backgrounds. They include Geoffroy van Raemdonck, CEO of Neiman Marcus Group, Carlos Londono, Vice President and Head of Supply Chain of Chipotle Mexican Grill, and Emily Erkel, Co-Founder of LePrix.
3. Incredible Expo Programs
With NRF’s expo programs, you can discover the latest technology solutions and connect with the biggest pioneers in retail. 2023’s Expo Programs include:
- Innovation Lab: Come see the largest transformations in retail through live demos of groundbreaking artificial intelligence, augmented reality, machine learning, facial recognition and so much more.
- Startup Zone: Mingle with the best and brightest startups in the industry as they unveil their innovative products and share their strategies for success.
- Food Tech Pavillion: Specifically curated for those in the retail food service sector, this expo will highlight products and services designed to build more efficient and operational food service systems.
- Exhibitor Big Ideas: Attend sessions led by solution providers who showcase their greatest products and provide case studies that demonstrate their success.
4. Hot Retail Technology Topics
Each day of the NRF Retail Show will explore hot and educational topics that can help you accelerate your retail solutions and achieve your goals for 2023. Thought leaders will provide content on topics such as the customer experience, data analytics, supply chains, operations and plenty more.
5. Networking Opportunities
Nothing speaks more to the future of retail technology than the people who drive it. At the NRF event, you can reconnect with old friends and develop new partnerships through parties, table talks and meetups. Attendees come from all over the world and have a wide span of responsibilities, including IT information, business development, strategic planning and dozens more.
There’s so much that NRF 2023 has to offer your business in terms of inspiration, motivation and learning opportunities. Head on over to the event website to pick up your event pass and take advantage of this amazing experience.
Also, be sure to stop by C&K System’s booth at the event or book a meeting beforehand!