Why Attend

Reasons You Must Attend The Conference

Focused on real 
solutions for retailers
Of attendees report a positive increase in
turnover by attending our conference with an average increase of 17.5%
attributed directly as a result of attending

"I now own and occupy a building worth more than $5,000,000 - Retail Global has helped me attain the skills, knowledge & network to grow from the garage to where I am now".

David LimTimberbits

"One of the key parts is to meet fellow retailers and hear about their challenges and sticking points and have a really good chat about it".

Gordon NugentHarvey Norman
Unparalleled Networking
Networking was identified as the key factor attendees would re-attend

"The networking opportunities are unlike any other conference. If you’re an online retailer, new or established, you need to be at this event".


"All of it was brilliant but I think the networking took the cake this year. So many great people to chat with and I got so many ideas to apply to my own business".

Troy TaylorInflatique
Content Is King
Of attendees rate the quality of content
good to excellent

"The calibre of speakers and also the relaxed nature of and willingness to share the 'eCommerce celebs' is a credit to the individuals and conference".

Naomi DunkleyWOOOT!

"Every year I walk away with something new to implement into the business. It’s fantastic'.

Ross GuardiscioneSC Locksmiths
Access to 100+ local and
global industry experts
Of speakers in 2018 rated very good – excellent

"I really liked that fact that the speakers weren't a separate entity at the conference but were also there as part of it, meeting and mingling with the crowd. It's the first time I have been to something where there was none of that "them and us" type of set-up. I'll be raving about it all for the next year".

Ruth HartPremmieto2

"Big thank you for the line up of speakers. It was a good mix of diverse types of people. I could identify with many speakers so, for me on my business journey, it was a great motivator".

Mark PeartonAndean Flavours
2018 saw a 34% increase in attendance by larger retailers –
challenging the notion that small and large businesses cannot
learn from each other.

"It’s not theory, not speculation...it’s real tactical, real-world...how to grow your business and take it to the next level".

Scott WingoChannel Advisor

"There’s such great opportunity for sharing of information because some things work well in one country and you can take that information and put it into action".

Jim BanksSpadesMedia (UK)
Targeted and approachable
Of attendees said they would be looking to do
business with exhibitors they met at the event

"I was pleasantly surprised by how helpful and respectful presenters and exhibitors were of my business despite the fact that it is currently only a very small business. I feel that that I was not judged, and have come away with plenty of ideas on how to reach that next level. It was definitely money well spent and I'll be back next year".

Lisa Mcconnell-hackettRandom Rosie’s
Access to hundreds of
online merchants
Of attendees in 2018 were online merchants

"We’ve attended a number of different types of conferences. What we do notice is that people are engaged. They really do want to come up and have a chat with you and find out what are you doing".

Mark ZabernCIN7

"If you’re looking for eCommerce Merchants, this is the best place to find them".

Matt BrossardTerapeak
Affordable, relevant 
and good value
Retail Global tickets are still priced
50% cheaper than our competitors

"Once again you organised an exceptional conference and very relevant. Great international speakers, and the fact you can do it so cheap for delegates is amazing".

Tony BrienBritorway Distributors

"Great conference, well executed, on-trend and interesting. Well done!"

Michelle MaggacisMy Toys
We know how to
have fun!
Our Gala Dinner Is Sure To Be A Great Night

"Retail Global is unique in Australia. Getting everyone away from our home city helped us to learn, network and a have fun. Highly recommend for new and experienced retailers".

Tony NashBooktopia

"The networking is definitely the top of the list and it’s certainly the most fun for all the Australian and global conferences".

Carl HartmannTemando