Site Visit: Experiencing New Retail in Shanghai

  • When:
    Tuesday, 19 March 2019, 1:00pm - 4:30pm
  • Where:
    Meeting point: LCM (south gate next to MUJI and TESLA stores on Zhangyang Road), 集合点:LCM 置汇旭辉广场
    2389 Zhangyang Lu, Pudong
    上海市浦东新区张杨路2389号
  • Price:
    RMB 150 including afternoon tea. Members only. RSVP required.

On Tuesday, 19 March, the Chamber’s Hospitality, Leisure, Food & Beverage Focus Group invites members to join us on a site-visit tour and experience new retail projects in Shanghai. 

Since unveiled in 2016, the concept of “New Retail” has swept across the retail industry in China, using technology and data to merge online and offline shopping, offering consumers a more-efficient and more-flexible shopping experience. During this 3.5 hours tour, attendees will be visiting three new retail projects, including LCM 置汇旭辉广场, Yonghui Super Species 永辉超级物种 and Mercedes me Store – the Bund

Event Rundown: 

  • 1.00pm-1.30pm Arrival & registration at LCM 置汇旭辉广场
  • 1.30pm-1.35pm Opening introduction
  • 1.35pm-1.45pm Introduction speech by Jardines Group representative
  • 1.45pm-2.15pm Introduction and guided tour at LCM
  • 2.15pm-2.30pm Shuttle bus to Yonghui Super Species 永辉超级物种
  • 2.30pm-2.45pm Introduction & guide tour in Yong Hui Super Species
  • 2.45pm-3.00pm Shuttle bus to Mercedes me Store – the Bund
  • 3.00pm-3.45pm Introduction and guide tour in Mercedes me Store – the Bund
  • 3.45pm-4.30pm Q&A roundtable discussion and afternoon tea
  • 4.30pm-5.00pm Session ends & networking

Speakers:

  • Wayne Wang - Chief Representative, Jardine Matheson (China) Shanghai Office
  • Serena Shen - Senior Manager, Hongkong Land; General Manager, LC Mall
  • Sophie Lin - Branding & PR Partner, Yonghui Yunchuang Technology Co., Ltd
  • Jane Li - Marketing Director, Applied Brand Solutions Limited

LCM (Let's Create More) 置汇旭辉广场

LCM LCM 2

LCM is developed as an integrated urban complex with premium residence, high-end offices, a one-stop shopping destination and an ecological artistic garden. The LCM consists of 130,000 square meters with multi-facet commercial offerings such as flagship stores of world class fashion brands, IMAX cinema, thematic kids zone, fresh grocery markets, elegant pubs and lounges. 

Yonghui Super Species (the vanguard of China's grocery market) 永辉超级物种

Yonghui

Super Species is a high-end fresh cooking materials experiential supermarket which combines office stores, online platform and experiential shopping.

Mercedes me Store – the Bund

ME

Mercedes me Store,The Bund aims at delivering an integrated and personalised customer journey, encompassing three distinct products and services: Food & Beverage, Test-drive and Retail. It takes up 1,250 square meters across two floors.

No-show Policy: Please note you must cancel your reservation in writing to the event contact staff 24 hours in advance. No-shows without prior notification will be charged a no-show fee of RMB100. 

Speaker Introduction

Jane Li

Marketing Director, Applied Brand Solutions Limited

Jane is an experienced sales & marketing professional with extensive senior management experience in the hospitality industry. Prior to her appointment, Jane was the Regional Director of Sales & Marketing for Shangri-La Hotels & Resorts based in Beijing overseeing a portfolio including hotels throughout Mainland China. Jane also served as Director of Sales & Marketing in several flagship Shangri-La properties including pre-opening of Jing An Shangri-La West Shanghai, Guangzhou and Qingdao. Jane is a local Shanghainese with a major in Hotel Management and is fluent in both English and Chinese. 

Serena SHEN

Senior Manager, Hongkong Land; General Manager, LC Mall

Serena Shen is the head of Asset Management of Hongkong Land Shanghai region. She is also the General Manager of LC Mall. Before join Hongkong Land, Serena served as head of leasing and operation of L’avenue, LVMH group. With her rich resources of Luxury and trendy brands, she led the whole team contribute to the mall management and created the landmark of Luxury Mall in west Shanghai.

Sophie Lin

Partner of Brand & PR Department, Yonghui Innovation Technology Co.

Sophie Lin has 20 years of retail experience. Prior to her career in Yonghui, Sophie has been engaged in retail industry for years and worked for companies including EHS TV home shopping channel in Taiwan, Yahoo TW B2C platform, Wal-Mart global e-commerce, and Yihaodian online supermarket. Sophie joined Yonghui in 2015 and is currently Partner of Brand & PR Department in Yonghui Innovation Technology Co. As one of the fastest growing national grocery chains in China, Yonghui is known for not only its advanced logistic system and highly efficient sourcing, but also for its technical innovation as well as online-to-offline offerings.

Event contact

Hilary Wu
+862162185022
hilary.wu@britishchambershanghai.org