Blog: Michelle RussellWorld Retail Congress 2014

Michelle Russell | 28 September 2014

The annual World Retail Congress has returned to Paris this week for three days where the great and the good of the retail industry have converged to discuss the industry climate as we move out of a tough economic climate. New technologies, the rise of omni-channel, innovation and the supply chain of the future will all be discussed.

Confirmed speakers from the apparel retail sector include JC Penney CEO Mike Ullman, Li & Fung chairman William Fung, John Lewis MD Andy Street, and Mango's SVP of business development Jose Gomez.

just-style will be bringing you coverage of the conference over two days so be sure to check back on the site for updates.

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