Retail Speaks To Retail is a yearly event organised since 2013 promoting best practice amongst retailers and fostering new ideas in retail. This event has welcomed executives from many different sectors in the past, and has provided again, in 2018, a forum with recognized international leaders in retail.


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Bertrand Loumaye

Bertrand is Chief Merchandising Officer for Walmart Canada. He is responsible for driving the company's general merchandise, food, health and wellness and apparel businesses.



Pierre-Olivier Beckers

Pierre-Olivier Beckers-Vieujant served as President and Chief Executive Officer of Delhaize Group. He is a member of Guberna and, until 2010, the Belgian Commission on Corporate Governance. He is President of the BOIC (Belgian Olympic Interfederal Committee) since December 2004 and was reelected in 2013. He was also elected to the International Olympic Committee in July 2012. 

Arnaud De Lauzières

Arnaud started his career with Danone Waters before moving to an uninterrupted career with Carrefour Group. Arnaud is leading the format development across all countries of the group. His mission is to ensure the smooth development of new concepts across formats and to foster best practices between countries.

Frédéric Massie

Frédéric Massie is sales director at Alken-Maes, the Belgian branch of Heineken. As a member of the executive committee, he's responsible of driving the revenues for Alken-Maes.

Olivier Delangre

Olivier is the Chief Executive Officer and co-founder of Amoobi. He serves on the Board of Directors.

Before founding Amoobi in 2011, he created a first company in the US and earned a PhD in Engineering both from University of Brussels and University of Lille, while being a teaching assistant at the university. Olivier has been working with top Amoobi customers. He has experience on convenience, supermarket and hypermarket formats across 5+ countries and is a speaker for various retail events.


First edition happened in 2014 with the aim to bring together executives of Retail to discuss about the future and share best practices. This event is by invitation only and every year, Amoobi tries to bring experienced speakers to get a fresh and international perspective on Retail.

Past speakers:

Frédéric Massie
Commercial director at Alken-Maes/Heineken

Bertrand Loumaye
Chief Merchandising Officer at Walmart Canada

Arnaud de Lauzières
Head of formats at Carrefour group

Alois Ooms
Former CEO at Match Belgium

Steve Smith
President and CEO at LL Bean

Régis Dock
Dépot Design CEO

Philippe Depautex
Director of E-commerce at Media Saturn Belux

Kirsten Nijsten
Director Customers Insights and strategy at Delhaize Belgium

Augustin Wigny
Cameleon Founder

Yvan Verougstraete
CEO at Medi-Market

François Burlet
SVP Strategy at Delhaize Belgium

Thierry Peeters
CEO at Hngry

Matthias Rucker
Managing Director at Metro Austria

Nicolas Van Brandt
CEO at International Duty Free

Sven Degezelle
CEO at Media Saturn Belux

Eric Deprins
CEO at Mestdagh

Pierre-Olivier Beckers
Chairman at Amoobi

Olivier Delangre
CEO at Amoobi

Summary 2017

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Summary 2016

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Summary 2015

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Summary 2014

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