Retail Systems 2001 Conference & Exposition announced today that the keynote lectures will be presented by Target Corporation and Staples, Inc. Retail Systems 2001 will be held June 25-28 at McCormick Place in Chicago, Illinois. Gerald Storch, vice chairman of Target Corporation, will deliver the opening day keynote presentation on how to "Accelerate the Retail Supply Chain," while Brian Light, EVP/CIO of Staples, Inc, will present the closing keynote lecture on how to "Adapt Systems Development for Enterprisewide Appeal," on Thursday, June 28.