HTI Buying Group has announced that its fifth annual One Voice Conference in Chicago at McCormick Place will take place on Friday, March 6 in the Vista Ballroom, South Building. HTI will be providing a full day of activities that will consist of educational seminars and roundtables, followed by the Vendor Showcase from 1:30 p.m. to 4:45 p.m.
One Voice Conference participants can participate in a breakfast buffet, roundtable discussions, an HTI Show Kit, buffet lunch, keynote presentations, the Vendor Showcase, product giveaways, and an evening reception/dinner at Studio Paris. Roundtable topics include retail analytics, visual merchandising for sales, alternative retail models and assortments and an open forum.
HTI has also outlined its key initiatives for the coming year. Trend forecasting, ‘Walk the Show’ sessions, Skype sessions and webinars, video introductions, shared vendor promotions, vendor rebate program and close-out/seconds lists, assortment strategies, and more are all a part of the company’s strategy this year.
“HTI is proud to work on these new agendas with our membership in mind. We will strive to perfect the initiatives mentioned and demonstrate our goals,” stated the company.