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Retail Safari® Pre-Summit Store Tours
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When: Monday, October 12, 2009
8:00am - 3:00pm
Where: Sheraton Dallas Hotel
400 North Olive Street
Dallas, Texas  75201
United States
Contact: Anna Duran Martinez

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Take home new ideas from five of the nation’s top retailers when you join NEW’s Retail Safari® in Dallas.  The Retail Safari® includes a guided tour of each store, helping you spot innovations you can use.

You’ll learn how to explore a store and find smart ideas to translate to your business including design, merchandising, retail marketing and promotions. The Retail Safari® includes a guided tour of stores to spot innovation, a guidebook with tips on what to look for in each store, and pages to record your ideas.

The Retail Safari® is a smart tool for you to develop new opportunities for your company.  Now in its third year, the Retail Safari® is presented by WSL Strategic Retail, experts in How America Shops®. It has garnered rave reviews from attendees, who have given it some of the highest ratings ever scored for a Network event. Space is limited for this optional event, so register today.

Five scheduled stops

Retail experts from WSL Strategic Retail will take you on a Retail Safari to these five unique stores in the Dallas area:

Fiesta Mart
Shopping is designed to be fun at this award-winning Latin-themed supermarket, which features a fiesta atmosphere, Latino and crossover appeal and eco-friendly lighting.

Newflower Farmers Market
Find out what happens when you cross a healthy, fresh food grocer with a discount supermarket on your trip to the popular and fast-growing Newflower Farmers Market, a natural foods supermarket that lives up to its slogan "Serious Food...Silly Prices.”


Learn the meaning of "extreme value” grocery shopping at this visit to Save-A-Lot. The 1,200-store chain offers a carefully selected product assortment and savings of up to 40 percent over conventional grocery stores.

Ulta Beauty
A one-stop beauty oasis featuring prestige, mass and salon products and services. Includes a unique combination of more than 21,000 products and affordable indulgences like a brow and lip bar and full service salon.

Discover "Customer Centric Retailing” that makes shopping easier when you visit a branch of one of the nation's leading chain drug stores. Perfect preparation for the Summit and our keynote speaker, Kim Feil, chief marketing officer of Walgreens.


 Retail Safari® schedule

8:00 am - Registration and breakfast
8:30 am - Kickoff meeting

9:30 am - Buses depart outside of hotel entrance

10:00 am - 3:00 pm - Guided stores tours and debriefing


Lunch to be served while on the Retail Safari®

Registration fee
$299 per person

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