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  • 1. www.whartonretailclub.com
  • 2. RETAIL
  • 3. But what is retail exactly?
  • 4. Some may think of retail as . . .
    Merchandising
    Stores
    Fashion
    Design
    Shopping
  • 5. The textbook definition is:
    A sector of the economy that is comprised of individuals and companies engaged in the selling of finished products to end-user consumers. 
  • 6. Retail does overlap with the fashion industry, with designers, and with consumer shopping; however, it’s more about . . .
    The business of fashion
    The analysis of design trends
    The strategies for selling to shoppers
    AND SO MUCH MORE!!
  • 7. Did you know. . .
    The University of Pennsylvania is the only ivy league school to offer a degree in retail.
  • 8. A little bit about Wharton Retail Club. . .
  • 9. WRC facilitates the personal and career development of students interested in retail by building a network of exceptional undergraduates, faculty, and professionals.
  • 10. Wharton Retail is . . .
  • 11. What does Wharton Retail do?
  • 12. Career Trek to Polo Ralph Lauren Headquarters in NYC
  • 13. Career Trek to Saks Fifth Avenue headquarters in NYC
  • 14. YMA Fashion Scholarship Fund Case Competition
  • 15. Jay H. Baker Center networking events with top retail executives
  • 16. Wharton International Program’s (WIP) retail trip to Milan and London
  • 17. Marketing, Advertising, Retailing, and Consulting Conference (MARC) with MUSE
  • 18. Penn Fashion Week with Penn’s Fashion Club, Design2Show
  • 19. Vera Wang delivering her keynote speech at Penn Fashion Week
  • 20. Opening Night of Penn Fashion Week 2011
  • 21. Retail Internship Panel with former L’Oreal, Polo, and Bloomingdale’s interns
  • 22. Philadelphia Swap O Rama philanthropy event with Urban Outfitters.
  • 23. Speaker series with the CEO of Macy’s, Terry Lundgren
  • 24. General Body Meetings featuring networking sessions with our corporate sponsors
  • 25. “The Best of All Worlds: Retail, Design, Social Entrepreneurship, and Technology” event with Warby Parker’s founder, Neil Blumenthal
  • 26. President and COO of Polo Ralph Lauren, Roger Farah, addresses students during the Baker Center Speaker Series

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