Adapting to Brexit

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A learning based webinar designed for FMCG ecommerce & retail professionals…

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The Fashion Network in collaboration with The Ecommerce Club presents 'Adapting to Brexit'.

This webinar will attempt to make sense of the new trading environment created as a result of Brexit. We will look at how brands can adapt, survive and take advantage of any opportunities that this has created.

Chaired by Dale Hicks of The Fashion Network


Paul Alger MBE - International Business Director at UK Fashion & Textile Association

James Bright - Tax Technology Solutions Manager - EMEA at Avalara

Ianthe Spillemaeckers - Reginal Sales Manager at Avalara

Discussion points:

  • Customs/Duties
  • Customer Satisfaction on Delivery
  • Setting Customer Expectations
  • Navigating new tax and regulations
  • Choice variation for consumers from oversees
  • Preparing for what ever the future may bring

Speaker Bios:

Paul Alger MBE is International Business Director at the UK Fashion & Textile Association (UKFT) and has worked in the industry for over 30 years, originally starting his working life in the food import and marketing industry.

Since 1989 he has worked with UK designers and manufacturers in the fashion and textile industry, offering business advice and support, particularly relating to international business and trade shows. He is experienced in the established markets of Europe and the USA but also has extensive experience and contacts in Japan, Russia and China. He is UKFT’s main point of contact with the Private Office of HRH The Princess Royal, UKFT’s active President, and represents the industry on a number of national committees and groups.


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