Jackson Lewis is the technology and services editor for CSP. Jackson joined data research firm Technomic in 2016 as an analyst for the convenience and grocery sectors. He moved to write exclusively for CSP in early 2017 during Winsight Media’s acquisition of Technomic. Since then, Jackson has focused his reporting on sources of disruption for convenience retail. He was among the first in the industry to visit Amazon’s smart corner shop, Amazon Go, and serves as a speaker at c-store industry events.
Sessions for Jackson Lewis
Disruption WatchLocation: Suwannee 11
Consumers are shopping online more and driving less. Automakers and technology companies alike are pouring money into self-driving cars and alternative fuels. Convenience itself is being redefined as consumers increasingly spend time staring at their mobile devices instead of each other. What do these changes mean for convenience? Cut through the noise for a series of can’t-miss conversations on trends that matter with Jackson Lewis, CSP’s resident expert on disruption, together with revealing consumer insights and retailer data courtesy of Incisiv, to learn how to avoid being left behind in today’s ever-changing times.
|8:30am - 9:00am||Check-in and Breakfast|
|9:00am - 9:45am||Session 1: Technomic|
|9:45am - 10:30am||Session 2: Shopper Expectations You Can't Ignore|
|10:30am - 11:00am||Networking Break|
|11:00am - 12:00pm||Session 3: Panel Discussion - Adjusting to Disruption|
Session 1: Frictionless Shopping: Future of Retail?
Amazon Go was only the beginning. The very idea of the point-of-sale is quickly becoming obsolete as Skip Checkout, Zippin, Standard Market and others follow the explosive growth of no-checkout technology. Join CSP’s technology editor Jackson Lewis, one of the first in the industry to experience Amazon Go, for a conversation on frictionless shopping and what it means for the future of retail.
Session 3: Panel Discussion - Adjusting to Disruption
Learn from other business owners on the front lines of the disruption wars in this retailer panel on changes in consumer behavior and how convenience stores can keep up with their ever-changing customer base.
Option 7: Technology & the Connected Customer - The Fast and the FrictionlessLocation: Suwannee 14
How are you adapting to a connected customer’s retail shopping wants and needs? This session aims to understand implications of technology in frictionless checkout, marketing and consumer communication initiatives. Join subject matter experts, category panelists and guest speakers for 3.5 hours of interactive discussion dedicated to the operational challenges of meeting today’s fast-paced, mobile-centric consumer.
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