Resilient Retail Online Summit

20 talks to inspire and inform you

Helping creative product businesses stay action-focused and positive to avoid overwhelm

The details

Resilient Retail Online Summit was a 3 day online event focused exclusively on the needs of the creative retail community.  Sign up now to access all 20 talks on replay.

It is a series of talks from experts and industry leaders sharing their experience and knowledge as well as some really concrete steps to look after yourself and your business during this time of uncertainty.  The idea is to create a bank of positive, practical advice to give you a pick-me-up.

Who is it for?
This is for anyone who runs a business selling products online or offline.  Whether you have a bricks and mortar store, an Etsy shop, sell via markets, NOTHS or your own website, all are welcome here.  If in doubt, you are definitely welcome!

How does it work?
Sign up for the summit online portal below. All of the talks have been uploaded into the portal and are available to watch on video or listen on audio download if you prefer.

The sessions

Catherine Erdly

This summit is organised by Catherine Erdly, founder of Future Retail Consulting

"I was inspired to create this online resource for creative product businesses as I am passionate about this community, and wanted to help any way I could during this difficult time.

I believe that we are better together, and that those of us who take a proactive, upbeat attitude will come out of this period of disruption stronger than ever"

Catherine has over 19 years experience working with product businesses of all sizes from high street names (such as Paperchase, Laura Ashley and Coast), all the way down to brand new businesses with just a handful of customers.  She helps product businesses grow their sales, manage their stock and make more money.  

As well as speaking at numerous trade shows such as Top Drawer, The Stationery Show, Fashion SVP, Natural and Organic Products - Europe and the Retail Expo, Catherine is also on the Editorial Board of Modern Retail, a judge of the Good Retail awards and a contributor to Better Retailing Magazine and Stationery Matters.  Find out more about Catherine at

Please note

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