Report: Meet The Industry - Retail

About 50 Vlerick alumni where present on this interactive debate. Leapp introduced it’s business development strategy for the refurbishment market of Apple products. JBC emphasised the importance of omnichannel presence of retailers today, what works and what doesn’t. Vendis capital raised the question if it’s still the right time to invest in retail? Those present know where to put their focus now. Professor Gino van Ossel moderated this interactive evening and retail strategies were discussed afterwards at the network reception.

Special thanks to the event organisers Kristof Beckers and Nicolas Vandermarliere from the Vlerick Finance Alumni Board.

Related news

  1. Event report:
    Everyone wants to change

    Date: 07/10/2015
    Category: Alumni News
    During the evening of September 17th, Vlerick EXEC alumni welcomed an audience of over 100 in the chapel of the Ghent Campus. In this beautiful setting, our keynote speaker Mr. Tomas Wallaert took the stage. Tomas Wallaert is a sportsman, psychologist, MBA Vlerick alumnus and has successfully coached many complex change programs in large organisations.
  2. New

    The iPhone is out, so what’s next?

    Date: 13/02/2019
    Category: Opinions
    Beginning of 2019, Apple issued a profit warning due to a decrease in iPhone sales. The Chinese market seems to be a hurdle, as well as the fact that almost 12 years after the launch of the first iPhone, our enthusiasm for replacing our current model with the latest one is dwindling. Actually, it is not just Apple’s problem, says Dean Marion Debruyne. Because the underlying question is whether the wave of innovation driven by the smartphone platform in the past ten years is over. And whether a new platform can result in a new, similar wave of innovation. All eyes are on smart speakers.
All articles