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Focus on Detail for Successful Retail

Independents Day 2017

It has been over 40 years ago since James Gulliver, one of the founders of modern Supermarket retailing, first delivered the seemingly obvious statement that “retail is detail”, but it still holds equally true today. Following on from the popularity of last years theme 'How to be a Retail Champion', we plan to delve even deeper into some of the key retail themes raised by last years speakers. With most practices still generating the vast majority of their revenue through product sales regardless of all the clinical services provided, we think it makes sense to continue focussing on the rapidly changing face of retail optics.


Our Keynote this year is Laura Tenison MBE the founder and Managing Director of JoJo Maman Bebe. Laura with be supported by leading lights from within the optical industry including:

Interactive Break-out Sessions

This year's programme includes a choice of parallel sessions that will help delegates develop improved strategies for:

Click here to download full details of this years programme.

iDay and iNight will continue to be under the one roof with the iShow exhibition once again being open from Sunday morning coffee break until Monday afternoon tea break.