Mary Portas set to discuss post-Brexit retail landscape at Spring Fair

More details have been revealed of retail consultant Mary Portas’ keynote speech at Spring Fair.

She will give a presentation on Monday (February 6) at 1.45pm on the Fashion & Accessories Catwalk.

In a talk entitled ‘The Future of Shopping’, she will explore the digital revolution and how different retail sectors are responding to their changing environments.

She will also discuss the challenges facing retailers on a national and international level in 2017 and beyond.

Following her speech, Mary will participate in an interactive Q&A session with the audience.

Nick Davison, portfolio director of Spring Fair, commented: “We are excited to announce that Mary Portas will take to the stage at Spring Fair.

“Few trade events can attract such an influential speaker and we’re delighted that she will share her knowledge and experience with our visitors.

“Her views and insights will spark ideas and put the post-Brexit UK retail landscape into perspective.”

The Spring Fair runs from Sunday (February 5) to Thursday (February 9) at the NEC in Birmingham.

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