On Tuesday 10th March 2015, PTC hosted an Executive Retail Leadership event at Scott’s Restaurant in Mayfair London, to share ideas on how technology is shaping the future of retail.
The event’s guest speaker and evening compère was Eric Musgrave, Editorial Director of Drapers. Eric is one of the best known commentators on the fashion business, and has been observing and analyzing the industry since first joining Drapers Record as a reporter over thirty years ago. After leaving to work as a PR consultant and a freelance journalist in luxury menswear, Eric returned as Editorial Director in 2013. In 2010 he was CEO of the UK Fashion & Textile Association (‘UKFT’) trade body, launching the “Let’s Make It Here” database supporting British manufacturers.
.The proposed topics for this informal, round-table discussion over dinner included:
· New Technologies Improving Customer’s In-Store Experience
· The Trend for Wearable Technologies and the Internet of Things (IoT)
· Reducing Product Development Time and Increasing Supply Chain Agility