SRA’s Up Close & Personal with the C-Suite on 9 June 2022 was a huge success! Mr Douglas Benjamin, Chief Executive Officer of FJ Benjamin (Singapore), the first in the series of influential C-Suite leaders to be featured, shared interesting facts about the retail industry and the audience greatly benefitted from his candid responses in the Q&A. Watch this space for more sessions of Up Close & Personal with the C-Suite!
9 Jun 2022 - 9 Jun 2022Read More
SRA member companies and students from IHLs joined us in our experiential learning journey to Decathlon Singapore Lab and had the opportunity to interact with Decathlon’s Order Management Specialist and eCommerce Operations Leader to learn more about their store operations. Read on to find out more.
24 May 2022 - 24 May 2022Read More
Want to explore the Indonesian market? With its vast market size of 250 million people, Indonesia is one of the most attractive overseas destination for Singapore companies looking to expand their business.
2 Jun 2022 - 7 Jun 2022Read More
Franchising is a dynamic business model that allows you to become an entrepreneur thanks to the strength of a network, the reputation of the franchisor, and also a proven successful & replicable concept. Not all franchises are the same, so it is highly critical to find one that matches your financial goals alongside your desires and experiences.
28 May 2022 - 28 May 2022Read More
HR practitioners from Bata Shoe, Choicecycle CCTV, Chow Tai Fook Jewellery, Converge Spot, Courts, ECCO Shoes, Jean Yip Salon, Norbreeze Group and The Curtain Boutique participated in the complimentary Employee Value Proposition (EVP) workshop organised by SRA on 10 May 2022 to craft a strong EVP that supports their business strategy and learn how to deliver the employment experience outlined in the EVP.
10 May 2022 - 10 May 2022Read More
Students from ITE College Central, ITE College West and National Technological University attended the complimentary Service Excellence Workshop organised by SRA on 6 May 2022 to enhance their customer service skills and prepare themselves for internship/career in retail.
6 May 2022 - 6 May 2022Read More
Yvon Bock, Founder and CEO, Hegen and Leon Bock, Co-Founder and COO, Hegen hosted our members at the Hegen Experiential Centre on 29 March 2022. We saw how they created a unique and compelling brand story and utilised the latest technology to become one of the fastest-growing brands in Singapore. Hegen also shared with participants branding tips and the importance of keeping up with the latest technological trends to develop a holistic customer experience.
29 Mar 2022 - 29 Mar 2022Read More
The Retail Pulse: Go Global – Understanding the Indonesian Retail Market: Are there opportunities for growth?
With the reopening of borders, retailers can leverage on opportunities overseas for business growth. In 2022, Indonesia has gradually moved to re-open its economy and international borders, and economic recovery will likely accelerate. Join us in the inaugural Go Global webinar and learn on the Indonesian retail landscape, economic outlook and business trends from our esteemed panel of speakers from Lippo Malls Indonesia and PT Savills Indonesia. Learn, Land and Localise with GlobalConnect@SBF’s complimentary in-market assistance for your overseas expansion plans.
19 Apr 2022 - 19 Apr 2022Read More
Futuristic retail topics are hot on the agenda at eTail Asia 2022, as it makes a live and in-person return after 2 years. The event aims to share new industry innovations, provide tips to help businesses increase their profits, and help professionals develop new connections within the retail industry.
7 Jun 2022 - 9 Jun 2022Read More
The series kicked off on 28 February with invited members sharing their sentiments on Budget 2022 and concerns on the latest manpower policy. Through the lively discussion, our members also gained a better understanding of what SRA can assist in area of internship and offering diagnostic aid to adopt the relevant available solutions. Potential collaboration opportunities raised as the perspectives of fellow retailers from other industries are being shared.
28 Feb 2022 - 28 Feb 2022Read More
Join our webinar and hear from our speakers on how to: • Use data to adapt your retail strategies to thrive in the new normal • Create a framework to start collecting data effectively • Use free tools to access industry meta data and measure your performance against your competitors • Integrate data with simple solutions to support marketing and increase sales • Embark on data projects with government support and schemes
21 Apr 2022 - 21 Apr 2022Read More
The Focus Group Discussion on Progressive Wage Model (PWM) for the Retail Industry was held virtually on Monday, 28 March 2022. Hosted by the Tripartite Cluster for Retail (TCR) Chair Ms. Yeo Wan Ling, the FGD covered topics like the New Local Qualifying Salary (LQS) requirements with effect from 1 September 2022, Implementation Timeline of the various Progressive Wages Moves as well as the Progressive Wage Credit Scheme (PWCS) which was announced at the recent Budget 2022.
28 Mar 2022 - 28 Mar 2022Read More