Paris Retail Awards 2018: finalists revealed
Paris Retail Week, set to take place in September, has announced its 2018 awards finalists.
The winners will be announced during a ceremony on 10th September at Porte de Versailles.
The finalists as follows:
CRM: from lead to customer
Digitalisation of the Point of Sale
Customer Experience (360°)
Store Solutions & Design
Rookie of the Year Award
This will involve three innovative French startups and will be determined by the audience at Paris Retail Week.
· Arcane - Facilitates product flow management using machine learning algorithms.
· Merito - Recruitment platform for shops. Secondment of employees or employee sharing.
· Neos - Three-in-one mobile multi-banner application, abolishing till queues.
Céline Del Genes, Global Vice President Football Concept to Consumer at Adidas and Chair of the jury, says: "Driven by the digital transformation and marked by the diversity of new technological solutions, the market is extremely dynamic. The jury has been delighted to discover the diversity of projects presented and discussions have been impassioned. This energy will undoubtedly be reflected in the winners of the Paris Retail Awards 2018."
Paris Retail Awards jury
Alexandra Bouthelier, Executive Officer, Fédération Du Commerce Coopératif et Associé (Federation Of Cooperative And Associated Trade)
Johanna Castel, Publications and Strategic Animations Manager, Cap Digital
Florent Courau, Chief Executive, JD.com France
Jean-Bernard Della Chiesa, Head of Innovation, Etam Group
Pierre Marie Desbazeille, Customer Marketing Director, Monoprix
Xavier Faure, Cofounder, Spring Invest
Soumia Hadjali, VP Digital Operations, Accor
Frédéric Krebs, Operating Partner, Newfund x²²
Pieter Lammens, Director, Lafayette Plug & Play
Renaud Menerat, President, Mobile Marketing Association France
Bertrand Pineau, Director of Innovation, Monitoring and Development, Fevad
Christophe Poutiers, Head of Supply Chain, Bazarchic
Guillaume Rouby, Head of Marketing, Back Market
Martin Sauer, Group Digital Director, Manutan
Alexandre Stopnicki, Pedagogical Director of Mba Mci, Léonard de Vinci Institute
Jonathan Trépo, General Manager France, Zalando Se
Alice Vachet, Chief Digital Office, ZEI World
Romain Vidal, Associate, Partner, Caphorn Invest