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Focus on Retail
Tue 15 November 2016, 10:00 – 13:00 GMT
There are over 1 billion online shoppers worldwide making the internet potentially one of your most loyal customers.
The retail sector is fast growing and very competitive which may be overwhelming at times but that should never stop you in your search for new customers and increasing your online brand recognition.
The Department for International Trade are bringing this event to Leeds in a unique surrounding to help provide you with all the advice and support you will need to grow your retail business overseas.
On the day you will hear from a range of speakers, including:
- Sharp Agency Ltd in Huddersfield – Huddersfield based Sharp Agency Ltd will discuss key marketing issues such as how to create a distinctive brand, create engaging campaigns and cultural considerations. They will refer to real life case studies as well as talk about their own experiences exporting.
- Local company The Pink Pig will share their export experiences, from their successes and export wins to the challenges they’ve faced and the support they’ve had.
- Brett Harland, E-commerce adviser for DIT Yorkshire & the Humber – Brett will guide you through tips to selling online, international e-marketplaces, how to reach new customers and distributors through your website and the DIT digital support available to you.
- Panel discussion with speakers from the day giving you the opportunity to have your questions answered.
Join us at the Everyman Cinema in Leeds to hear from the experts and get one step closer to selling your product or service online and in new overseas markets.