23 - 25 MAY 2023 | 10:00 - 18:00 DAILY

DUBAI WORLD TRADE CENTRE

The Retail Leadership Forum

A dedicated conference for senior retail buyers & leaders

With the INDEX Retail Leadership Forum, you'll find dedicated intelligence and critical discussion for retailers. With an increasing volume of retail buyers attending the show, it’s time to feed the demand for knowledge at a critical time for commerce. Retail leaders and buyers will find out the latest in consumer trends, the latest in logistics strategy and detailed procurement techniques.

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Our 2022 programme focused on key topics, such as:

  • Forecasting the overall UAE furniture retail industry’s re-emergence during 2022-25
  • Anticipating new mass-market furniture buying trends and habits post Covid-19
  • e-commerce vs bricks and mortar - exploring the future of furniture retail in today's consumer-driven world
  • Surveying the current and planned pipeline of major retail developments and projects across the GCC
  • Adapting and communicating retail brand identity, visual merchandising and interior design to read a fast-changing market

Take a look back at 2022

The industry’s most inspiring creative leaders shared their insight, knowledge and expertise on a variety of topics from across the industry.

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We’re proud to have been a part of INDEX, the first major interiors trade show in Dubai after the pandemic. I got to spend my time at the show networking with industry leaders from across the globe and interacting with some extremely talented interior designers, buyers, retailers, and distributors.

Rizwan Sajan

CEO, DANUBE DuPont - Exhibitor 2021

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RETAIL LEADERSHIP FORUM

This forum is dedicated to intelligence and critical discussion for retailers of interior products in the Middle East. With an increasing volume of retail buyers attending the show, it’s time to feed the demand for knowledge at a critical time

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DESIGNER INSTALLATIONS

A series of cutting-edge entrance installations designed and built by some of the region’s leading design houses and fit-out contractors showcases local talent

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