Wall Street Signals: retailX and WestRock Announce SmartCommerce Partnership

retailX and WestRock Announce SmartCommerce Partnership


Powered by WestRock and an alliance of retail technology partners, SmartCommerce is a 4,000-sq.-ft. immersive experience on the retailX show floor, detailing the latest in retail technology.


retailX, a multifaceted content platform anchored by an annual physical event, has partnered with WestRock, a leading provider of retail merchandising and packaging solutions to present SmartCommerce to the retail industry. Debuting August 24-25 at retailX 2021, SmartCommerce will cover 4,000 sq. ft. on the exhibit floor and showcase new and innovative technologies spanning shopper experience, e-commerce, and supply chain solutions.

Built on-site at McCormick Place, SmartCommerce will showcase the capabilities of a new "Store as Media" alliance that includes the combination of leading-edge companies such as Intel, Digimarc, and VSBLTY with WestRock’s merchandising, technology integration, and e-commerce expertise. The featured destination will provide retailX attendees an immersive experience that translates across retail categories and channels. Furthering retailX commitment to integrating the physical and digital worlds of retail, SmartCommerce is poised to provide a unique vision into the seamless possibilities of e-commerce functionality, supply chain optimization, and in-store experience.

"WestRock is a setup and esteemed accomplice of retailX, and ahead of the industry with a rich history of groundbreaking and advancement. The Store as Media accomplice's innovation, information, and investigation capacities joined with WestRock's promoting mastery make Smart Commerce a fundamental objective during your show insight. We're eager to see their vision spring up on the show floor this August," said Katherine Childress, retailX Show Director. "The fast development of retail customer conduct during the pandemic has constrained our industry to reconsider business and operational models. As we keep on concentrating on improving client travels, this vivid initiation from WestRock and the collusion accomplices is an ideal representation of the retails 2021 occasion subject 'Engaging Seamless Consumer Experiences."

The alliance will curate the interior of the SmartCommerce featured showcase to encompass the four pillars of the retailX exhibit floor and conference agenda: "The New In-Store", "Marketplaces & Platforms" "Smart Supply Chain" and "Marketing & Consumer Connection."

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For further information or to arrange an interview with a participating retailX executive, please contact: Beth Cowperthwaite at beth.cowperthwaite@emeraldx.com.

About retailX | As a physical event and digital platform, retailX provides direct access to the technology and trends shaping the digital future of retail. Catering to omnichannel and e-commerce retailers and brands, retailX is the ultimate resource to advance in the retail industry’s evolution. retailX is owned and produced by Emerald. www.retailX.com

About VSBLTY (www.vsblty.net) Headquartered in Philadelphia, VSBLTY (CSE: VSBY) (Frankfurt: 5VS) (OTC: VSBGF) ("VSBLTY") is the world leader in Proactive Digital Display™, which transforms retail and public spaces as well as place-based media networks with SaaS-based audience measurement and security software that uses artificial intelligence and machine learning.

Digimarc Corporation (NASDAQ: DMRC) is a pioneer and leader in digital watermarking solutions and the automatic identification of media, including packaging, commercial print, digital images, audio, and video. Digimarc helps customers drive efficiency, accuracy, and security across physical and digital supply chains. Learn more at digimarc.com and follow us @digimarc.