• WHEN
    May 8th • 1:00 PM – 5:30 PM

    Westfield World Trade Center

  • Welcome to the #RIC17 Store Tours and Charity Event! This year we have a special treat for tour participants: an exclusive, insiders’ look at the new Westfield World Trade Center mall space, inside the one-of-a-kind Oculus structure. Westfield executives will talk about the digital suite of services offered at the new shopping venue, including product promotions, interactive directories, and digital walking routes

    The tour will feature visits to innovative retail spaces including Eataly, Folli Follie, Links of London, Kusmi Tea, Ford Hub and London Jewelers. Each retail executives will showcase their unique marketing strategies as well as innovative technologies in use in the stores.


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  • Eataly
    Eataly is a vibrant Italian market with restaurants, counters, and a cooking school. The unique setting invites guests to “Eat, Shop, and Learn” about high-quality food and drink as they taste dishes, find ingredients, and take classes. Since 2007, the philosophy has spread with 30 stores worldwide.

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  • Folli Follie
    Folli Follie’s core philosophy is the manufacture and sale of a fun, versatile, and affordable luxury collection designed to meet the varied and dynamic needs of trend-conscious women and girls

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  • Links of London
    For 25 years, Links of London has been designing exquisite jewelry and statement watches that celebrate the love, wit and spirit of smart British style around the world.

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  • Kusmi Tea
    Founded in 1867, Kusmi Tea is a tea house that cultivates both modernity and tradition with its unrivaled wellness blends, classics, and iconic recipes. At the crossroads of flavors, cultures, and colors, Kusmi Tea has always embodied the beauty of blends. The store is beautifully lit and so colorful!

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  • Ford Hub
    The company’s “core business” is represented in the hub by a wall covered in 5,000 miniature models of Ford vehicles — but that’s about it. Birkic described this as “an opportunity to connect with consumers” and highlight Ford’s transformation “from an automotive to an automotive and mobility company.”cks.

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  • London Jewelers
    Since 1926 and throughout four generations, London Jewelers has remained unsurpassed as Long Island’s premier independent, family-owned jeweler. Committed to excellent service and an unparalleled selection, London Jewelers is home to the finest jewelry and timepiece brands from across the globe.

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  • Tumi
    The 2,000-square foot space was designed to be the premier retail hub where Global Citizens are able to experience the most advanced and cutting edge technology at the forefront of travel-lifestyle retail innovation. The new concept features seating for customers, in-store WiFi, and both conventional and induction charging stations. To further expand the store’s digital capabilities, the location will launch a large format touch-screen digital kiosk for a more flawless in-store shopping experience.


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  • Help Retail TouchPoints give back to RetailROI by attending #RIC17’s Monday evening reception at Epicerie Boulud in Westfield World Trade Center! Get a head start and donate today »