Helping RetailersNavigate Transformation
Through Innovation

RILA’s Retail Innovation Center (RIC) equips leading retailers to navigate transformation through innovation and reorient the innovation ecosystem toward retail needs. The RIC connects innovative technologies, investors, startups and retail companies by leveraging its RTech Networks.

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Innovative Solutions for Retailers

HealthyCart Digital Pitch

HealthyCart Digital Pitch

HealthyCart is a nationwide shopping cart sanitation service that provides complete cart washing and disinfection with a 30+ day antimicrobial protective shield.

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Brady Digital Pitch

Brady Digital Pitch

Social distancing floor signs have become a new standard, so make sure they stand up to foot traffic. Work with Brady to get the long-lasting signs

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6River Digital Pitch

6River Digital Pitch

How 6 River Systems solutions protect warehouse and store associates during the COVID-19 crisis.

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Unique Hub for Retail Executives to Connect with Peers

“RILA’s Retail Innovation Center serves as a unique hub for retail executives to connect with peers, learn from innovative thought leaders, and be exposed to the technologies and business models advancing our industry. Their work around COVID Response Technologies demonstrated the Center’s ability to pivot resources and provide timely solutions during a time of crisis.”

Mary Dillon

Leading Retail Insights: The 2021 Consumer Shift

  • May 6 - May 6, 2021
  • Webinar

Register today to join RILA and The NPD Group’s Don Unser for a deep dive into what reopening means for the retail industry and the future of consumer spending.

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Insights On-Demand Highlights

Retail Innovation Center's Quarterly Perspective

Retail Innovation Center's Quarterly Perspective

Our RIC Perspective – a new quarterly article that explores the trends we are seeing today and how innovations continue to move the industry forward.

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RILA's The State of Retail Startup Investment Webinar

RILA's The State of Retail Startup Investment Webinar

Hear from RTech Investor Network members Bain Capital Ventures, Dynamo Ventures, and Plug and Play Technology Center.

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Pursuing Innovation Through Crisis: Corporate Venture Models

Pursuing Innovation Through Crisis: Corporate Venture Models

Corporate venture leaders to discuss how they're adapting to new challenges and driving innovation forward.

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Intel

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