Vend is Heading to Top Drawer 2020 — the UK’s Premier Home, Gift, and Fashion Retail Trade Show!

The Vend Team is happy to announce that we are once again heading to Top Drawer — the UK’s leading trade show for home, gift, and fashion retailers! We had such a great time at Top Drawer AW19, that we just had to come back. 

Register for FREE at: https://www.topdrawer.co.uk/

When: 12 – 14 January 

Where: Olympia (London) 

Find Vend and iZettle at: Stand K68

Source great products, demo the latest retail tech… and win an iPad 10.2!

This year’s agenda at Top Drawer promises not to disappoint. The trade show’s curated expo floor consists of global brands in sectors like fashion, craft, gifts, food, and more. Top Drawer’s marketplace is the place to be if you want to keep up with the latest trends and discover new products to stock at your store. 

Vend will also be at the event to demonstrate how our ePOS and retail management system can help take your retail operations to the next level! Swing by stand K68 to see Vend in action. Our payment partner iZettle will be with us to show you how integrated payments can drive sales and boost productivity in your store.

And as a thank you for visiting, you’ll be entered to win an iPad 10.2! We’re giving away the device to one lucky retailer who visits us at Top Drawer and does a demo on-site or online. So, don’t forget to stop by!

Learn how to be business savvy in 2020

Another reason to attend Top Drawer? The event is packed with educational talks that are led by industry experts in the UK. This edition of Top Drawer has sessions that offer practical advice, trend analysis, and market insights. 

Vend will be running one of the sessions, together with the independent retailer Hot Futures and buy-now-pay-later payment platform Klarna. 

Talk: 5 tips to be small business savvy in 2020 by Klarna and Vend

When and Where: 11:00am on Tuesday 14th January, at the RetailFest stage

Join Klarna, Vend and independent retailer Hot Futures in conversation as they discuss key ways that small businesses need to be savvy to succeed in 2020. The tips will cover social media, the in-store experience, payment flexibility and more. 

The panel will also discuss the retail ‘doom and gloom’ portrayed by the media and why retailers should stay positive, while staying real about the challenges in the retail landscape.

See you at Top Drawer 2020!

We hope that you’re as excited for Top Drawer as we are! 

Want to set up a time to chat? Email topdrawer@vendhq.com and we’ll schedule you in. 

See you there!

About Lucia Afanasy

Lucia joined Vend in New Zealand in 2017 before flying across the world to join the London team. She works on all things marketing across the UK, Europe, Middle East, and Africa. Her passions and work experience include retail, production, and social media. When she’s not in the office, Lucia loves exploring London, planning trips, and trying to keep her plants alive.