5 big brands you’ll hear from at retail’s biggest show

From footwear and apparel to health and beauty, brands and speakers you won’t want to miss at NRF 2024: Retail’s Big Show
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As we draw closer to retail’s biggest event of the year, here are some of the exciting names from consumers’ favorite brands who will be sharing their insights and stories of how they are making it matter during NRF 2024: Retail’s Big Show.

Crocs and Claire’s

Heidi Cooley, senior vice president and chief marketing officer for Crocs, has helped the brand redefine its presence on a global stage, igniting a resurgence in brand relevance, consumer demand and shareholder value. She’ll discuss the importance of resilience and determination in the business world and her own story with Crocs.

The theme of resilience continues with Kristin Patrick, executive vice president and chief marketing officer for Claire’s, as she joins Cooley for the conversation about their unique journeys of rebuilding and reinventing business strategies and brands for success in a new era of retail and consumer behavior.


Tapestry Senior Vice President of Global Commerce and Customer Engagement Solutions Yang Lu has over 25 years of experience in digital, retail and omnichannel technologies. Throughout her career, she has spearheaded transformative initiatives for global businesses to drive innovation and revenue. She will join a panel of experts to provide attendees with a deeper understanding of how businesses can achieve omnichannel strategy and what industry leaders are doing to maintain success in a dynamic business environment.

The Vitamin Shoppe and L.L. Bean

Join Andrew Laudato, executive vice president and chief operating officer for The Vitamin Shoppe, and Kierston Van Soest, chief financial officer of L.L.Bean, for an exclusive session during the Supply Chain 360 summit. Laudato and Van Soest will share their leadership expertise and illustrate the importance of team cohesion and relationship building across IT, supply chain and finance departments to ensure strong supply chains and high business performance.

Attendees can also learn how The Vitamin Shoppe is harnessing data to stay connected with consumers from Chief Information Officer Scott Devlin and his retail peers during a featured session at Retail’s Big Show.

With a bold lineup of changemakers and leaders, you’ll find inspiration and insights on every stage at NRF 2024: Retail’s Big Show. Don’t miss your chance to build meaningful connections and learn from some of the biggest names and brands in the retail industry. Take on the new year ready to make brave decisions that propel your business forward.  

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