Date: May 18 – 20, 2021
Description: Welcome to the Future of Style, an in-depth exploration of the global fashion industries encompassing beauty, accessories, apparel, footwear, and sports.
Presenter: John Buffone, Industry Analyst, Connected Intelligence
Date: Wednesday, June 16
Time: 5:00 pm ET
Description: In this session, John will explore ways to maximize SVOD sign-up’s, overcome customer acquisition barriers and optimize retention. It will include findings from The NPD Group’s new TV Switching Study that quantifies what’s driving viewer engagement, what services are best in class and the reasons for success.
Presenter: Joe Derochowski, U.S. home industry advisor, and Pam Wood, Canadian home industry analyst
Date: Wednesday, June 22
Time: 2:00 pm ET
Description: Join Joe and Pam as they review changes in the home market over the past year. As the vaccine roll-out progresses in Canada, what can be learned from the U.S. to help the Canadian appliance and housewares industry prepare for the near future? Explore prominent trends and see which ones are expected to persist as we move into the next stages of retail recovery.
Presenter: Kristen McLean, U.S. Books Industry Analyst
Date: Wednesday, June 23
Time: 12:30 pm ET
Description: Don’t miss this engaging and informative webinar, hosted by U.S. Books Industry Analyst Kristen McLean. She’ll break down the state of the U.S. children’s book market with a particular focus on the evolving licensing market.
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It’s a can’t-miss session based on our latest data and Kristen's deep industry expertise.
Presentation: Paving your Path to Success
Presenter: Dirk Sorenson, Executive Director and Sports Industry Analyst
Date: July 8, 2021
Time: 2:00 p.m. ET
Description: Once we are past the pandemic, what will retailing look like? Will online shopping continue and where will it peak? What is the role and future for brick & mortar retailing? What innovations did we see during the pandemic and which will stick? What are the factors to monitor and navigate in 2021 to be successful? NPD’s Sports Industry Analyst Dirk Sorenson wants to help prepare you for Outdoor Retailer Summer so that you can determine where you are as a brand or retailer, focus on where you want to be and help pinpoint opportunities to help your business grow.