Howard Saunders – BTO E-Commerce/Marketing

Howard Saunders is a writer and speaker, whose job it is to look into the future of retail. Howard spent the first twenty five years of his career at some of London’s most renowned retail design agencies, including Fitch & Company, where he created concepts, strategies and identities for dozens of British high street brands.

In his talks he is exploring the future of the retail landscape, talking in various shows across all media channels. This gave him the rise to the title The Retail Futurist. Howard challenges convention and motivates retailers across all categories, with the innovation and brave to master the future of retail.


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