The Apparel Insiders’ Guide to eTail East 2019

eTail East is ramping up to be one of 2019’s hottest industry events on the East Coast. With registration up 35% from last year, it is sure to be an exciting week full of learning, collaboration, and opportunity.

The conference starts on Monday, August 19 with a welcome reception, followed by 3 days full of insightful conversations and inspiring networking events. eTail East promises action packed days featuring keynotes from top retailers and tracks focused on trending industry topics.

Follow our simple three-step guide to take full advantage of your time in Boston.

And don’t forget to visit us at booth #6 in the foyer to test-drive Fit Finder and see how data-driven solutions such as Fit Connect can help you deliver effective personalization while protecting margins.

1. Get a 360 Event Overview with the Conference App

The eTail app provides attendees with live event updates throughout the conference – you won’t have to worry about constantly checking the website or lugging around heavy printed calendars. The app provides you with all essential details including times, locations and session descriptions.

2. Use the Meeting Portal to Secure Appointments Ahead of Time

The eTail meeting portal takes your event networking to the next level. It allows attendees to book onsite meetings with prospects or colleagues prior to arrival. Instead of trying to hunt someone down in a crowd, you can contact them via the app, see their calendar availability and confirm a time to meet while onsite. If you’d like to meet with us, search for ‘Fit Analytics’ in the meeting portal.

3. Don’t Miss Your Favorite Industry Rock Stars

The eTail agenda is packed with innovative thinkers who are defining the future of retail. Here are our top 3 must see events:

eTail East 2019 speakers
  • Tuesday, August 20 (10:00 am to 10:25 am – General Session Room): Omni-Channel Is Table Stakes—What Are You Serving?
    Listen in as c-level executives discuss the best tactics to connect with customers and create a seamless online experience.
  • Wednesday, August 21 (11:15 am to 11:45 am – General Session Room): Fostering Innovation: Rethinking The Omni Organization Today.
    VPs from J. Jill, Macy’s, RXBAR, Dick’s Sporting Goods and Lucidworks sit down to talk about the Omni Organization. Each executive presents a different area of expertise across the omnichannel experience, with focuses on new tech initiatives, personalization, and customer experimentation.
  • Thursday, August 22 (2:05 pm to 2:30 pm – General Session Room): The Retail Tech Stack of the Future.
    Industry thought leaders give their two cents on what to expect when it comes to innovative technology in retail. They’ll discuss their thoughts and predictions around eCommerce elevation, the use of AI in marketing and merchandising, and product testing.

Visit Us at Booth #6 to Find Your Best Fit

Come see us at booth #6 in the foyer for a live demo of Fit Finder and discover more about how solving sizing can help boost your bottom line.

Email us for a 25% discount off your ticket to eTail!

Can’t make eTail East this year? No problem! Get in touch today and take the first step to deliver a better sizing experience for your shoppers.

Solving Sizing for South American Partners at VTEX Day 2018

A crucial part of our mission to help fashion brands and retailers solve sizing and sell smarter involves taking a genuinely global view of online apparel. Latin America, in particular, has long been a focus point for us and we’re proud to support many fantastic firms such as Netshoes, AMARO, Zattini, and B2W across the region.

That’s why we’re delighted to be attending VTEX Day 2018 – Latin America’s leading e-commerce event – in São Paulo this year on May 15th-16th. In advance of the conference officially kicking off, let’s take a quick look at three key things to look out for in Brazil over the next few days. Continue reading “Solving Sizing for South American Partners at VTEX Day 2018”

The Apparel Insider’s Guide to the Best of Shoptalk 2018

Just a few years into its existence, Shoptalk has firmly established a place for itself as one of the retail world’s flagship annual occasions and 2018 is already looking like a landmark event as the U.S. and European versions of the conference combine in Las Vegas for the first time.

With over 340 speakers taking the stage over an action-packed four days, a little upfront planning is the key to making the most of your time in Las Vegas. With that in mind, let’s dive into our day-to-day breakdown of the best on offer from an apparel e-commerce perspective. Continue reading “The Apparel Insider’s Guide to the Best of Shoptalk 2018”

Cyber Week Sizing at Scale from Fit Analytics

Black Friday and Cyber Monday aren’t just bargain bonanzas for shoppers each year, they’re also anxious days for the e-commerce teams charged with keeping the whole show on the road. With the sheer volume of online sales taking place during these crucial few days, the slightest mistake can make all the difference between a good year and a great year. Continue reading “Cyber Week Sizing at Scale from Fit Analytics”

The Apparel Insiders’ Guide to 2017 in Los Angeles

The National Retail Federation’s is firmly established as one of the highlights of the retail calendar and we’re delighted to be making the trip to Los Angeles for this year’s event. 2017 takes place in the spacious surroundings of the L.A. Convention Center and, just as in previous years, it’s a multi-track affair. In order to get the most bang for your conference buck, you’ll need to carefully scour the agenda to pick the best talks to attend when you’re not busy connecting on the conference floor.

Our focus, as ever, will be on all things apparel and sizing-related so we’ve put together a quick insiders’ guide to the best talks from a fashion and fit perspective. Continue reading “The Apparel Insiders’ Guide to 2017 in Los Angeles”

6 Quick Last-Minute Resources for Success at 2017

With just days away, it’s time for the final countdown to begin in earnest. As always, we’re massively looking forward to taking part at one of the biggest events of the retail year.

How to make the best use of your time over an action-packed three days isn’t always obvious, however, so we’ve put together a quick last-minute list of six useful resources to help tee up attendees for success. Continue reading “6 Quick Last-Minute Resources for Success at 2017”

Fit Analytics at Panorama Berlin FashionTech Solutions 2017

With Berlin Fashion Week in full swing over the last few days, there’s been no shortage of industry influencers passing through town. It’s not just the catwalks and pop-up stores they’re here to see, however. High-profile brands across Europe also flocked to the annual Panorama Berlin trade show where 50,000 people gather at one of the most important events on the Berlin fashion calendar. Continue reading “Fit Analytics at Panorama Berlin FashionTech Solutions 2017”

2017 eTail West Preview: The Best of Day Three

With several action-packed days already behind them, eTail West’s day three agenda gives attendees a little bit more room to breathe with just two tracks to choose from in the afternoon and an early close. There are still plenty of great talks to look forward to, however, as the focus moving to two themes close to the apparel industry’s heart – social and mobile. Continue reading “2017 eTail West Preview: The Best of Day Three”