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The Forum "Retail Week 2021" will be held on May 31 - June 4 in Moscow

From May 31 to June 4, 2021 Moscow will host the VII Global Forum of Business and Government "Retail Week". The event will be held in a traditional offline format, which will be extended with online broadcasting. The Forum is organized by the Ministry of Industry and Trade of the Russian Federation and Russian Association of Retail Market Experts.

«Retail Week» — is a key industry event, which discusses trends in the development of retail trade, determines the government's approaches to the formation of the modern retail market, debates on the issues of the industry.

The Forum brings together the heads of trade authorities, the management of leading retail chains, manufacturers, suppliers, representatives of the banking sector, analysts and experts in the retail sector.

The organizers have planned a 5-day business program, which will include plenary sessions, expert sessions, business conferences, presentations and round tables. Also, within the framework of the business program of the forum, several thematic blocks will be organized:

Е-com Retail Week – expert sessions dedicated to improving e-commerce, discussing current trends and identifying problems in Internet commerce.

Wine Retail Week is a meeting place for alcohol market participants from producers and suppliers to retail chains and authorities, where they traditionally discuss the promotion of Russian wines.

HR Retail Week is a thematic block dedicated to effective strategies for personnel development, employee motivation systems and new methods of human resource management in retail with the participation of leading analysts, experts and practitioners.

Anti Illicit Trade Forum is an expert platform where the state, business and society discuss the problem of counterfeit goods, protection of intellectual property and trademarks, and harmonize legal regulation of the market.

The annual Retail Week Awards. will be held within the framework of the forum. It will highlight the most effective companies that have presented breakthrough solutions for Russian retail in more than 25 nominations.