Sweet Charity will again be running a targeted conference following the success of the one last year.
This year’s conference will be entitled Supporting Independent Retailers and confirmed speakers include Chris Etherington, chief executive office of P amp;H, James Bielby, chief executive of the FWD, and independent retailers.
Speakers will provide insights into topical trends, key growth opportunities and the future of convenience retailing. Sweet Charity director general Patrick Davis said: “With the success of last year’s event we have been able to show how we can raise more money by offering increased value and a business benefit for retailers, manufacturers and wholesalers.”
Paul Hagon, president of Sweet Charity, said: “This event is a great way for the industry to show their support and help people from our industry in need, yet benefiting in an educational way, by gaining useful industry insights to better all our businesses.”
The conference will take place on February 21, at Deloitte on New Street Square, London.