25 Oct 2017 - 27 Oct 2017
The theme of the 18th APRCE is “Transformation, Creativity and Beyond”. Key global retailers are expected at this event, which will spearhead a re-think on retail and how to drive change through innovation, transformation and staying ahead of the pack for business success. It will explore opportunities to capture the next decade of discerning digitised customers.
Leading speakers, retail leaders and solution providers from US, UK, Japan, Korea, China, and Malaysia will share their business success stories, new retail trends, ways to retail excellence and e-commerce trends and challenges in retailing, among others.
The 18th APRCE will bring together participants to learn, discover and network, and make meaningful connections with other industry professionals. It will also highlight innovative solutions to help retailers differentiate themselves from their competitors.
This 18th APRCE will be a focal point for international networking, and Malaysia, as the host, is the ideal location for business and leisure.
Since 1983 APRCE has been the main activity of the Federation of Asia-Pacific Retailers Associations (FAPRA), which has 18 association members from 18 countries. The host country is selected by FAPRA members through a bidding process held every 2 years. The 17th APRCE 2015 was held in Manila, Philippines while APRCE 2013 took place in Istanbul, Turkey.