Innovate, Differentiate, Build Brands... Win!

Velocity: The My Private Brand Conference is dedicated to private brand strategy, development, and management. Here participants will learn how some of the most successful companies in the world manage and grow their brands. Featuring an exclusive lineup of speakers from some of the world’s top retailers, as well as challengers and thought leaders, Velocity is the most inspirational and comprehensive private brand conference of its kind. Don’t miss it!

WHO SHOULD ATTEND?


Retailers, Manufacturers, Brokers, Service Providers, Researchers, Agencies, Packaging Companies, Printers, National Brands and anyone interested in Private Brands.

World Class Speakers
Velocity will offer a single-track schedule full of keynote-quality speakers. All of our speakers are retail executives, world-renowned experts, authors, or up-and-coming mavericks in the private brand industry.
Insights & Inspiration
Every session is designed and planned so that attendees can walk away from this conference with inspirations, insights, tools, and techniques that can be used right away to grow their brand.
Network & Engage
Attendees will have the opportunity to network and engage with retailers, manufacturers, suppliers and agencies to exchange ideas, share best practices, build strategic partnerships and make lasting connections. 

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Our Speakers

Stay Tuned As We Announce More Speakers

Velocity Talks

Challengers & Thought Leaders

Stay Where the Action Is!

In the heart of downtown Charlotte

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TICKETS

Early BIrd

Early bird tickets must be purchased by Monday, June 19, 2017. All tickets give attendees access to presentations and events during the conference.

$1,395 REGISTER TODAY

Standard

All tickets give attendees access to presentations and events during the conference.

$1,595 REGISTER TODAY

Retailers

Retailers must have bricks and mortar or online stores, these tickets are subject to review. All tickets give attendees access to presentations and events during the conference.

$1,195 REGISTER TODAY

THE VELOCITY BLOG

The latest on the conference, speakers and sponsors

SPONSORS

Platinum Sponsors

Marketing By Design

Marketing By Design

MBD’s private label team produces more than 10,000 SKUs every year under a wide variety of brands, in every conceivable category. Branding is consistency. MBD will ensure that your brand is accurately and consistently represented from the first to the ten thousandth SKU.

Marketing By Design
Workflow by Design

Workflow by Design

The number of Private Brand projects is growing fast; you need to keep up with brand management, category reviews, packaging, artwork and much more to meet "on shelf" dates.  Our Total Workflow Solution gets products to market faster, reduces chaos, and puts resources at your fingertips.

Workflow by Design

Gold Sponsors

PRS IN VIVO

PRS IN VIVO

The World’s Expert in Packaging, Shopper Marketing and New Product Insights.

PRS IN VIVO
Solutions for Retail Brands (S4RB)

Solutions for Retail Brands (S4RB)

We help private brands to grow and succeed. We help retailers to evolve their private brand products, ensuring quality, consistency and competitiveness, while improving the efficiency, accuracy and cost effectiveness of their interactions with suppliers.

Solutions for Retail Brands (S4RB)

Silver Sponsors

Jet.com

Jet.com

Everyday low prices are just the start — our prices drop even lower as you shop.

Jet.com
Simmons

Simmons

High-quality ingredients and use state-of-the-art manufacturing to produce pet food and treats.

Simmons
Voccii

Voccii

We are a national market research and brand strategy firm

Voccii
Teri Studios

Teri Studios

Award-winning photographer and author Teri Campbell 

Teri Studios

Partners

Global Retail Brands

Global Retail Brands

Global Retail Brands magazine is published five times a year, February, April, May, October and November by Kent Media Group. Its mission is to promote best practices in worldwide private brand markets.

Global Retail Brands
Women Impacting Storebrand Excellence

Women Impacting Storebrand Excellence

Women Impacting Storebrand Excellence (WISE) is a non-profit professional development organization, founded by women, to champion the power of diversity and inclusion which drives profitable growth within the store brand industry.

Women Impacting Storebrand Excellence