“If you don’t think Amazon is a problem for your business, you are wrong, you are living under a rock. It’s time to come out. The very concept of online shopping has become synonymous with Amazon.”
Lee Peterson (full bio) has more than 30 years of collective experience as a retailer, a strategist, a public speaker and as a leading voice in the future of retail. He brings an innovative approach to modern retail by understanding cultural trends, consumer demographics, and buying behavior across multiple industries. Lee offers a well-rounded and informed dialogue on advanced customer experience, and believes that stores have a crucial role in the new dawn of retail.
Lee has presented the findings from multiple WD research studies including: The Store of the Future is Not a Store, Amazon Won, Now What?, Apocalypse to Relevance, The Good, the Bad and the Ugly, Omni-Channel is BS, The One-Click Store of the Future and The DNA of the Digital Native Audience (DNA), To Be or Not To Be, Alibaba Saves the Store, Amazon Can't Do That, and The Next Killer App: Stores at major industry events including: NRF, IRDC, Retail Spaces, X-SPECS, SPECS, New Retail Day Sweden, ShopTalk, AAPEX, CACDS/NPAC, Business Arena Stockholm, GlobalShop, EuroShop, Danish Marketing Association, JDS Solutions, SCALA, in addition to numerous private client sessions for: The Home Depot, Electrolux, Ann Taylor, P&G, Walmart, Rack Room Shoes, and Staples.
- RestaurantSpaces 2021
October 17 - 19, 2021Mon 10/18 - What Kind of Drive-Through Do You Want To Be When You Grow Up?
Voted best speaker at NRF’s Big Show ’19!
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- RetailSpaces 2020
- RestaurantSpaces 2020
- NRF 2020
- Podcast with Deloitte
- RestaurantSpaces 2019
- NRF 2019
- RetailSpaces 2018
- RetailSpaces 2017
- NRF 2017
- NRF 2016
- Interviewed at IRDC