KG Connects: A Monthly Webinar Series
Bringing together the best in the business
KG Connects brings together our favorite influencers, industry experts and media to discuss trends and best practices in marketing and PR.
Our webinar schedule is as follows:
You can register for our upcoming webinars below. Details for webinars occurring later this year will be available closer to the date, and you’re welcome to email us to learn more or submit a topic for consideration.
Fri. Nov. 20, 2020
10:00 – 10:30 am CT
Nov. 2020: Grocery’s Digital Disruption: What’s Ahead for 2021
In this fireside chat, Mark Fairhurst and Sylvain Perrier – with special guest host Jeff Ketner – will dive into the rapidly changing world of digital grocery. Mark and Sylvain are the creators of the popular “Digital Grocer” podcast, and recently launched digitalgrocer.com. This webinar will focus on what lies ahead for grocery retailers in 2021 and how to embrace the opportunities of retail’s fastest-growing digital market.
What You’ll Learn:
- Insights into grocery shopper demographics, behaviors and preferences, based on recent consumer research
- How grocery retailers can create the kind of digital experience that helps earn and retain shopper loyalty
- Top trends in grocery ecommerce for 2021 and beyond
- How grocers can compete against the giants of the industry
About Sylvain Perrier
Sylvain Perrier, host of The Digital Grocer podcast, is a highly charismatic influential with over fifteen years of executive-level experience in retail technology, pushing the boundaries in specialty areas such as mobile devices, web technology, in-store solutions, and Software as a Service (SaaS) architectures. Sylvain is listed as the lead inventor on more than 75 granted intellectual property patents in over 15 different legal jurisdictions for more than 10 distinct inventions.
About Mark Fairhurst
Mark Fairhurst, co-host of The Digital Grocer podcast, has more than 18 years of experience building successful technology brands. He has held key marketing leadership positions at leading SaaS organizations including GS1, Solera and Intelex.
After each KG Connects event, we summarize our findings and link to a recording of the webinar on our blog. Learn more about what we learned!
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