Recap 2013 IRCE: Mobile and the Future of Web Retail

| By: Susan Nordquist

Quotes and Images to Recap the 2013 Internet Retailer Conference and Exhibition

This year’s 2013 IRCE attracted over 9,500 attendees and 600 exhibitors to Chicago, IL for the world’s largest ecommerce event.

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The Set Up
Our sizeable booth was home to pop-up shops for our clients (and fashion magnates) Nicole Miller and Villa.

The Main Event
The keynote, delivered by a humorous Al Gore, emphasized thinking globally and the increasing importance of mobile technology to the future of the Internet, global markets and web retailing.

Whatever business you’re in you need to think global-both your customers and your competitors are global…

I’ve got the best MacPro and these three big screens, but I never use it anymore—like a lot of people I’m using mobile all the time. Even at home in Nashville I will use my smartphone or tablet before I go into the office and crank up that desktop,” Gore said. ”The rest of the world is leapfrogging all of this and going straight to the mobile customer.

Corra's booth at IRCE 2013

High Style at IRCE 2013

Chicago skyline

 

Photos via Twitter/meganconahanListrak

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