Sevierville, TN
Nov 3-6, 2018
Pigeon Forge, TN
Nov 4-7, 2018

Schedule of Events

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Schedule - Sevierville

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All Day, Every Day in Sevierville

Meet the Experts

Lounge, near fireplace

Made in America

Aisles SV 2000 – SV 2800

Handmade Vendors

Aisles SV 2000 – SV 2800

Tuesday, October 31

8:45 am

Coffee & Donuts in Lobby (first come, first served)

9:00 am

Sponsored Product Giveaway 

For the first 200 buyers to pick up their badge

10:00am

Lounge & Learn presented by Meet the Experts

The Value Foot Traffic Analytics: Understanding Your Data & How It Can Help Your Business

 

1:00pm

Lounge & Learn presented by  Meet the Experts

Open to Buy: Where Better Inventory Management Begins

 

2:00pm

Daily Gift Card Raffle Giveaway

Winner does not need to be present.

3:00pm

Lounge & Learn presented by Meet the Experts

Ways to Save Money on UPS & FedEx Spending

 

3:30 pm – 4:30pm

Happy Hour at Sevierville Shack (Cafe)

Wednesday November 1

10:00am

Lounge & Learn presented by Meet the Experts

The Psychology of Price: The Markdown & Markup Game

 

1:00pm

Lounge & Learn presented by Meet the Experts

How the Small Retailer Competes in the Age of Amazon

 

2:00pm

Daily Gift Card Raffle Giveaway

Winner does not need to be present.

3:00pm

Lounge & Learn presented by Meet the Experts

Forecasting Foot Traffic: How Weather Impacts Your Store

 

3:30pm -4:30pm

Happy Hour at Sevierville Snack Shack (Cafe)

Thursday, November 2

10:00am

Lounge & Learn presented by Meet the Experts

Managing Your Cash Flow Vs. Inventory Levels: Ways to Help Your Business Thrive

 

1:00pm

Lounge & Learn presented by Meet the Experts

Ways to Save Money on UPS & FedEx Spending

 

2:00pm

Daily Gift Card Raffle Giveaway

Winner does not need to be present.

3:00pm

Lounge & Learn presented by Meet the Experts

How the Small Retailer Competes in the Age of Amazon

 

3:30pm – 4:30pm

Happy Hour at Sevierville Snack Shack (Cafe)

Friday, November 3

7:30am-9:00am

Pancake Breakfast at Ballroom B (RSVP’s only)

10:00am

Lounge & Learn presented by Meet the Experts

Ways to Save Money on UPS & FedEx Spending as a Retailer or Wholesaler

 

1:00pm

Lounge & Learn presented by Meet the Experts

The Value Foot Traffic Analytics: Understanding Your Data & How It Can Help Your Business
 
 

2:00pm

Daily Gift Card Raffle Giveaway

Winner does not need to be present.

3:00pm

Lounge & Learn presented by Meet the Experts

How the Small Retailer Competes in the Age of Amazon

 


Schedule - Pigeon Forge

Wednesday, November 1

8:45 am

Coffee & Donuts in Lobby (first come, first served)

9:00 am

Sponsored Product Giveaway

For the first 200 buyers to pick up their badge

9:00am

Aurora World Giveaway

The first 100 buyers to register this day will get a Free YooHoo & Friends Minis plush from Aurora World! This adorable plush will be given at the registration desk when you pick up your badge.
Thursday, November 2

9:00am

Aurora World Giveaway

The first 100 buyers to register this day will get a Free YooHoo & Friends Minis plush from Aurora World! This adorable plush will be given at the registration desk when you pick up your badge

12:30pm

Conservation Tour

Meet near Lobby. ZAG Board Member, Tommy Brown will be offering buyers a tour of vendors that have a positive impact on our planet. The tour starts with a 15 minute speech on what “Conservation Commerce” is and how it effects each and every one of us.
Friday, November 3

9:00am

Aurora World Giveaway

 The first 100 buyers to register this day will get a Free YooHoo & Friends Minis plush from Aurora World! This adorable plush will be given at the registration desk when you pick up your badge