The Center for Retailing Excellence
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The Center for Retail Excellence is shaping the future of commerce by inspiring and
developing students and business leaders to be catalysts of innovation. We're integrating
innovative experiences into a students’ learning journey by partnering with commerce
companies to accelerate real-world application. We are all about creating the next
generation of innovators.
A community of student, academic and business leaders committed to using the power of entrepreneurial action to transform lives and shape a better, more sustainable world.
An innovation center where students and industry are able to bring new retail innovation from idea to reality.
Meet and Greet - October 4, 2017
Meet our new Director of the CRE and Enactus Advisor
Membership Meeting - October 5, 2017
Sam's Club Auditorium - Bentonville, AR
Special Guests: Larry Keeley, Co-Founder Doblin Group and Daniel Eckert, SVP Merchandise
Mentor Circle Kickoff - October 18, 2017
Supply Chain Symposium - November 8, 2017
Donald W. Reynolds Center for Enterprise Development - Fayetteville, AR
Special Guest: Greg Smith, EVP Supply Chain, Walmart
Membership Meeting - February 14, 2018
The members of the Center for Retail Excellence recently took a trip to the West Coast
to immerse themselves in a new way of learning. They visited Stanford, IDEO, Samsclub.com,
Store 8, BeSpoke and The Commerce Summit. After a great trip, they're now bringing
back the knowledge and prototyping the future of the Center.