2016 Exhibit/Sponsor



Position your brand front and center for all the retail executives in attendance to see.  Opportunities begin as low as $7,500 and exhibit space is available with at all ​levels. Fe​el free to review our 2016 Sponsorship Menu​​​ and contact Tripp Taylor if you have any interest or questions.


Be seen in THE SPARK​ -- The hub of activity at the Retail Sustainability and Environmental Compliance Conference.

10'x10' Exhibit spaces are available within THE SPARK providing your company with an opportunity to bring your custom display, showcase your solutions and services during all open times Wednesday and Thursday.  Exhibit space includes 3 complimentary full conference registrations along with multiple other benefits.

The Sustainability, Compliance, and Energy HUBs located throughout THE SPARK will feature a central location for like minded attendees to seek out the providers of specific solutions.  The HUBs will also feature casual meeting spaces, potential meet-and-greets with speakers as well as other exciting activities.  Position your company in one of these HUBs via a turn-key kiosk.  This gives you the opportunity to showcase in THE SPARK while controlling costs and still having access to all networking opportunities and educational sessions. Kiosk participation includes 2 complimentary full conference registrations along with multiple other benefits.

A limited number of 10'x10' Exhibit spaces are available within THE SPARK providing approved non-profit organizations with an opportunity to showcase your offerings to the industry during all open times Wednesday and Thursday.  Non-Profit exhibit space includes 2 complimentary full conference registrations along with multiple other benefits. 

*Non-profits must be approved working partners of RILA.

Why​ RILA?
With 8 years of success, RILA's Retail Sustainability and Environmental Compliance​ Conference reaches across all components of retail sustainability, connects the industry and enables evolution and innovation. Every year, RILA draws top executives from the best U.S. retailers ready to do business. They are senior-level executives and key decision-makers who are looking to connect with current partners and develop new business relationships. ​

Why Your Company Should Attend​:
  • 10 of the top Alternative Energy
  • 97 total retail companies represented
  • More than one retail attendee to every one exhibitor attendee
  • 10% of retail attendees are Vice President level and above
  • 74% of retail attendees are Manager level and above

As an exhibitor or sponsor, you will:

  • Gain direct access to the top executives of retail’s largest and most successful companies, and their consumer goods partners, all focused on sustainability and compliance
  • Speak directly to senior level ​customers and prospects about your company's latest innovations
  • Meet with current customers and reinforce existing relationships
  • Strengthen your company's brand among sustainability leaders
  • Hear your customers concerns and challenges in substantive educational sessions
  • Receive access to bi-weekly updated pre and post-event attendee lists

RILA’s Retail Sustainability and Environmental Compliance Conference 2016 provides these great benefits:

  • Dedicated exhibit hall hours
  • Limited booth sizes and numbers of exhibitors to ensure great customer ratios
  • Wednesday and Thursday night receptions with hors d'oeuvres and open bars intermixed with exhibits
  • Thursday lunch setting intermingled with exhibits
  • Educational sessions open to all exhibitors and sponsors
  • Match-a-Badge game that ensures fun, relaxed interaction
  • Great Washington, DC location with all events & hotel rooms under one roof

Who attends?
Senior executives from the largest retail and consumer goods companies with responsibility for:  

  • Sustainability
  • Environmental Corporate Social Responsibility
  • Waste & Recycling
  • Communications & Reporting
  • Real Estate/Facilities 
  • Energy
  • Community Engagement
  • Merchandising/Sourcing
  • Logistics/Supply Chain
  • Marketing/Public Relations
  • Government Affairs

Who exhibits?
Companies interested in promoting their products and services to the broad retail community in the areas of:

  • Carbon Management/Measurement
  • Energy Saving
  • Environmental Consulting
  • Facilities Maintenance
  • Green Packaging
  • Green Product Development
  • Green Supply Chain
  • Waste & Recycling
  • Legal Services
  • Certification/Testing

Questions/Interest? Contact:

Tripp Taylor                                         
(703) 600-2023