Posted on October 30, 2019 by staff

Shop Direct and Forever Unique join eCommerce event panel


Fashion brand Forever Unique, online retail giant Shop Direct and video animation company Viddyoze are among the latest confirmed speakers at BusinessCloud’s Insights 2020: eCommerce conference.

A total of 11 businesses will be sharing their expertise around customer acquisition and marketing, user experience (UX) design and choosing the right eCommerce platform at the event on November 13th.

Emma Warrington, head of digital at Forever Unique, has joined the panel along with Kate Rylance, UX research manager at Shop Direct, Viddyoze co-founder Joey Xoto and ActiveWin director Bernadette Kelly.

Roland Bryan, the founder and CEO of discount eCommerce marketplace Wowcher, is one of several big names already confirmed along with David Duke, COO of Visualsoft, Colin Neil of Amsterdam-headquartered FinTech unicorn Adyen and a host of start-ups: Sean Brown, founder, Mercarto; Michael Lawes, CEO, BizzleIt; Laura Beattie, co-founder, Careaux; and Adam Pritchard, CEO, Shopit.

The retail sector has undergone a massive transition to online platforms with companies investing billions into the cloud and data analytics to improve their eCommerce performance.

Meanwhile it has never been easier to start up an online store thanks to a range of start-ups who provide the building blocks for fledgling entrepreneurs.

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The Insights 2020 conference will take place at UKFast Campus, in Manchester, and will shine a light on the true trailblazers reinventing how we sell, shop and market products.


8.30–8.55am – Registration and refreshments

8.55–9.00 – Introduction from host Chris Maguire

9.00–9.30 – Panel 1

9.30–10.00 – Panel 2

10–10.15 – Refreshment break

10.15–10.45 – Panel 3

10:45–11.15 – Tech demonstrations

11.15–11.20 – Conclusions from host Chris Maguire

11.20–12pm – Networking and refreshments