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Blakemore and Google have confirmed their attendance at the Convenience Conference.

The event, which will take place on Tuesday 13 September at 30 Euston Square London, will feature unrivalled insight and inspiration from industry experts, as well as providing outstanding networking opportunities for attendees.

The conference will feature Blakemore marketing director Sarah Ellis, who will discuss the importance of catering for the local community. She will focus on the challenges and opportunities facing the convenience sector and Blakemore’s vision to create a store estate which is flexible to respond to the needs of its customers.

Google’s industry manager of consumer retail Kathy Lee will focus on the macro economic outlook. Specifically, discussing the ways in which the pandemic and cost of living crisis have changed consumer behaviour in the retail space and which channels have been winning.

Meanwhile, Insight Director at Lumina Intelligence Blonnie Whist will use exclusive data to give insight into the UK market and consumer trends shaping convenience retail. She will also outline the top growth opportunities for businesses over the course of the coming year.

The event is being sponsored by Arctic Coffee, Nisa, Suntory, KP snacks and Nestle Coffee Partners.

Tickets for the event are expected to sell out, and can be booked via the link