SUMMER EVENT SCHEDULE

12 June 2019

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Sunday, August 4

8:15-9AM: Inventory is NOT Fine Wine, it doesn’t get better with age: Learning to Maximize Inventory [NEW]

Event Lounge

Do you want to Increase Sales and learn how to consistently Maximize Inventory Contributors including average stock, turnover, and gross margin? If so, this seminar is for you. We’ll review how to analyze your inventory and turn it into a key strategic weapon for your retail success. You’ll learn how to: • Drive Profits – Learn how to Minimize Your Inventory Investment while INCREASING Inventory Turnover • Enhance Overall Product Mark Up – Learn how to Utilize Key Retail Industry Benchmarks to Improve Mark Up and Gross Margin Targets • Lower Store Debt – Shift Your Monthly Cash Investment from Inventory to Debt Reduction • Improve Productivity of Store Management – Shift the amount of time Spent on Inventory Management To time spent on Building Long Term Strategic Sales and Marketing Efforts • Create A Proactive Emphasis on Inventory Learn the best ways to Minimize Stock Outs and Capitalize on All Sales Opportunities. RSVP

10 – 11AM: Lingerie Fit School by Fantasie, Freya, Elomi & Goddess   

Fit School by Fantasie, Freya, Elomi & Goddess

Women come in many shapes and sizes – learn how to fit all of them! Presented by DD+ specialists Freya, Fantasie, Elomi and Goddess, the Lingerie Seminar is a one hour class that’s perfect for both beginners and experienced fitters. Stop by to learn the latest fitting techniques, insider style secrets and how to make every fit a victory.. RSVP

11-12PM: Swim Fit School by Fantasie, Freya, Elomi & Goddess   

Fit School by Fantasie, Freya, Elomi & Goddess

Revolutionize your retail success by getting to know and learning to love cup sized swimwear! Presented by DD+ specialists Freya, Fantasie, Elomi and Goddess, the Swim Seminar is designed to take away the fear of cup sized swimwear.  You’ll learn just how easy fitting cup size swimwear can be! RSVP  

11:30-12:15PM:  Retail Factors Effecting Customer Loyalty

Event Lounge

Amy Pearson + Ashley Holden, owners of Stole My Heart lingerie boutique in Toronto present important aspects to focus on to secure customer loyalty. This workshop will center around the topics of developing an appealing store environment, stocking complimentary product categories and creating an exemplary in-store experience through customer service and special events.  RSVP           

1-2PM:  CURVE Pitch Off [NEW]

Event Lounge

Discover 10 of the new brands exhibiting at CURVE this season, as they prepare short elevator pitches to compete for the “Favorite New Brand” title. Each participating brand will select a member of their team to provide a five minute elevator pitch to the buyers in attendance. At the conclusion of all ten presentations, buyers will fill out a survey voting for their favorite brand, and the brand with the most votes will win a sponsored cocktail at their boothRSVP

1-5PM:  Lingerie & Swim Fit School by Fantasie, Freya, Elomi & Goddess

Fit School by Fantasie, Freya, Elomi & Goddess

Practice and improve your fitting skills in this hands-on fitting “boot camp.” Presented by DD+ specialists Freya, Fantasie, Elomi and Goddess, this seminar offers personal instruction on fitting methods for both lingerie and cup sized swimwear for every body shape and size. All attendees are given the opportunity to fit with actual product on actual bodies. All levels of experience are welcome. Come and go as you please. RSVP              

 

Monday, August 5

10 – 11AM: Lingerie Fit School by Fantasie, Freya, Elomi & Goddess   

Fit School by Fantasie, Freya, Elomi & Goddess

Women come in many shapes and sizes – learn how to fit all of them! Presented by DD+ specialists Freya, Fantasie, Elomi and Goddess, the Lingerie Seminar is a one hour class that’s perfect for both beginners and experienced fitters. Stop by to learn the latest fitting techniques, insider style secrets and how to make every fit a victory. RSVP

11-12PM: Swim Fit School by Fantasie, Freya, Elomi & Goddess   

Fit School by Fantasie, Freya, Elomi & Goddess

Revolutionize your retail success by getting to know and learning to love cup sized swimwear! Presented by DD+ specialists Freya, Fantasie, Elomi and Goddess, the Swim Seminar is designed to take away the fear of cup sized swimwear.  You’ll learn just how easy fitting cup size swimwear can be! RSVP  

1:00-2PM: Inclusiveness and Intimate Apparel: Marketing and Campaigns [NEW]

Event Lounge

How do we share inclusiveness? And how do we make sure it’s authentic? Let’s explore the marketing and campaigns of inclusivity. Whether it’s messaging, visual branding, or social media campaigns, this panel will contemplate the current state and future direction of inclusiveness in the world of intimates and the marketing that supports it.. Including gender and size and so much more, this exciting panel tackles an important and sometimes controversial topic with varied perspectives. Bring your questions for the Q&A at the end. SPONSORED BY PARFAIT AND NATORI. RSVP

1-5PM:  Lingerie & Swim Fit School by Fantasie, Freya, Elomi & Goddess

Fit School by Fantasie, Freya, Elomi & Goddess

Practice and improve your fitting skills in this hands-on fitting “boot camp.” Presented by DD+ specialists Freya, Fantasie, Elomi and Goddess, this seminar offers personal instruction on fitting methods for both lingerie and cup sized swimwear for every body shape and size. All attendees are given the opportunity to fit with actual product on actual bodies. All levels of experience are welcome. Come and go as you please. RSVP       

3-3:30PM: Build Confidence by Liris Crosse[NEW]

Event Lounge

Liris Crosse [1st Plus Winner of Project Runway, Plus-Size Model and Author of Make The World Your Runway] discusses how to make your retail environment appeal to an inclusive group of customers and how to promote confidence when fitting and interacting with women! RSVP

6PM Model Presentation + Cocktail Hour

Event Lounge  

See your favorite CURVE brand models showing off the newest styles during the CURVE cocktail hour. 

 

Tuesday, August 6

10:30-11:30AM:  CURVE Fitting Workshop 

Event Lounge

A workshop using a selection of CURVE brands to illustrate proper fitting techniques to allow for an exemplary client experience. This presentation is brought to you by Karima Renee – The Philly Bra Lady. RSVP     

12:30-1:00PM:  The Evolution/Revolution of the Consumer + Intimates Market

Event Lounge

Join The NPD Group’s executive director Todd Mick and market insights director Kristen Classi-Zummo for an exploration of what’s trending in U.S. apparel and intimates today. This mini-journey evaluates the evolving consumer and dives deeper into the key themes to help direct your current strategies and shape opportunities for the future. RSVP   

10AM-2PM:  Lingerie & Swim Fit School by Fantasie, Freya, Elomi & Goddess

Fit School by Fantasie, Freya, Elomi & Goddess

Practice and improve your fitting skills in this hands-on fitting “boot camp.” Presented by DD+ specialists Freya, Fantasie, Elomi and Goddess, this seminar offers personal instruction on fitting methods for both lingerie and cup sized swimwear for every body shape and size. All attendees are given the opportunity to fit with actual product on actual bodies. All levels of experience are welcome. Come and go as you please. RSVP     

 

 

 

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