Retail Hub 2019 – unique services and equipment for retail business

On March 20-21 at Crocus Expo, Moscow, Russia was held the international exhibition of technologies and equipment for retail – Retail Hub 2019. This year 38 suppliers of retail equipment, technologies, solutions for digital, marketing and design for the client space, retail consultants, representatives of insurance, telecommunications services took part in the show.

Retail Hub 2019:

  • 38 exhibitors from 5 countries
  • 2 214 unique visitors from 25 countries
  • 91 delegate and 25 speakers took part in the Retail Day conference

Innovative technologies and equipment for retail

During 3 days of the show visitors got acknowledged with equipment and services suppliers presented at the stands of 38 exhibitors from 5 countries. Among them: Russkiy proekt, Rational, Bizerba, BM Group Fabrika Innovatsiy, Grupo Epelsa, Interactive Group, Mertech Equipment, Avtomakon, Suzhou Yuanda, Pilot, Multisoft Systems, (RBS) Retail Business Solutions, 1С, Kompo, Check point systems Russia, HPC System, Gorodisskiy and partners law company and other.

Full list of participants is available here.

The largest local and international retailers from 25 countries

Retail Hub 2019 gathered 2 214 specialists from 25 countries: top managers, development directors, marketing directors, IT directors, management directors, commercial directors of the retail companies.

74% of visitors were from Moscow and Moscow region, 21% came from all Russian regions, 5% - from other countries: Austria, Armenia, Azerbaijan, Belarus, China, Czech Republic, Denmark, France, Germany, Israel, Iraq, Kazakhstan, Latvia, Lithuania, Malaysia, Moldova, Poland, Serbia, Spain, Sweden, Turkey, UK, Ukraine.

According to the visitors` survey, nearly 77% of the visitors are satisfied with their visit, 81% plan to come back next year. High KPIs and positive feedback show that the exhibition is highly demanded by market players and it satisfies the requests of representatives of various industry sectors.

Among visitors of the show are the leading local and international retail and HORECA chains, such as: Unilever Russia, Azbuka Vkusa, Pyaterochka retail chain, Magnit, Fix Price, Auchan, X5 Retail Group, Lenta, Moshoztorg, GUM, Alkor & Co, Eyecraft optics, Comandor holding, Aviapark, IKEA, Subway, Finn Flare, Rosinter restaurants Russia, Selgros, United Colors of Benetton, MARS, Ives Roches, Billa, Detskiy Mir, Hugo Boss Russia,  Yum!, Adamas,  Castorama, Urban Cofix Russia, Petrovich, Sportmaster, SPAR Russia, O`KEY, Metro Cash&Carry, Zenden group, Under Armour - VostokInvest Group, Megafon Retail, Henkel Russia, Zolla, Rive Gauche and others.

Technologic solutions and presentations for HORECA

For the first time Salon Gastro, specialized exhibition area, gathered the leading local and international companies to represent successful technologies for hotel and restaurant business, fast food and café franchisee, catering, transport and aviation companies. Participants of Salon Gastro: RATIONAL, Beercontrol, Russkiy proekt and others.

On March 20-21, Retail Hub partners, RATIONAL and Russkiy proekt, organised master classes in the presentations area. The leading chefs spoke about the concepts of the gastronomy in the following concepts: convenience gastronomy, healthy eating, fast food. During the events visitors learnt more about the most efficient technologies and enjoyed the dishes cooked at the presentations.

Practical business cases from the leading retail companies

Retail Day, conference dedicated to the new technologies in retail, ran on both days of the show. Partners of the event: Maxima Telecom, POPAI Russia, Korolevskaya voda.

Conference participants, representatives of the largest retail companies, discussed innovative technologies, new formats of the stores and customer service, technologies and their effect on the business efficiency, loyalty programs and new payment products, shared successfully implemented business cases.  

Speakers of the Retail Day – the leading retail experts. Among them:

  • Yulia Zaripova, Head of marketing, Svyaznoy-Euroset
  • Danil Hohlov, CFD division director, Petrovich.
  • Vitaly Porubov, Head of strategy & innovations department, X5 Retail Group.
  • Inna Romagnoly, Acting marketing director, IKEA.
  • Olga Dubrovskaya, Project leader of Mobile platform, Leroy Merlin
  • Valeriy Sivkov, Head of the department for work with trade & services enterprises & development of electronic payments acceptance network, Visa in Russia

We thank our media partners for cooperation and support: Apach Lab, BM Technologies, ICT-Online,, NBJ, New Retail, PROfashion, RBC, Retail-life, AKORT, Association of operational directors, Warehouse and equipment magazine, King water, Logistics magazine, Maxima Telecom, National association of the remote trade, Independent chain of Russia union, PRO-biznes TV, France-Russian chamber of trade and industry.

Information for the editor:

Retail Hub – international exhibition of equipment and technologies for retail business, that unites suppliers of retail equipment, technologies, solutions for digital, marketing and design for the client space, retail consultants, representatives of insurance, telecommunications services with retail representatives for an effective trade development.

Retail Hub organiser - Reed Exhibitions, the world`s leading events organiser that has a growing portfolio of over 500 events in 30 countries, including trade and consumer exhibitions, conferences and meetings, ranging across 43 industry sectors. Annually Reed Exhibitions organizes more than 500 shows in 30 countries. Unique chain of the sales offices provides the support on the main export markets.


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Alexandra Mironova
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