Transforming Retail. Together.

eTail is a three day retreat designed to help you increase the profits from your business. You’ll get action-packed strategies and make connections with the top mind’s at Canada’s most successful retailers. No commercials. No egos. We cut out the fluff so you can return to the office with detailed take-aways.

“This is the largest eCommerce conference in Canada, not just in size, but by the quality of the speakers and its organization.”

Michael Bliah, President
Le Site

“This event exceeded my expectations. I loved the experience, networking and face time I was able to get. ”

Pierre-Francois Lyonnais, Chief Ecommerce & Web Manager
Sports Excellence Corporation

“Participating in eTail Canada gave me a unique opportunity to exchange ideas with industry peers.”

Vincent Thériault, Co-founder and Co-CEO

Our Speakers. Your Visionaries.

They’re Brave. They’re Bold. They’re Innovative. And They’re All Speaking at eTail.

Networking. Reimagined.

Break the ice, talk shop and create connections in our interactive learning formats.

Why eTail is Rated #1

An Awesome Time, Guaranteed

We’re known in the industry for awesome experiences you can’t get anywhere else. Sip fine wines, kick back with cocktails, eat delicious food, and be wowed at our famous evening receptions.

You’ll make memories that last a lifetime, and become a part of a true retail community.

Actionable Tactics To Grow Your Business

We’re not a tradeshow or a vendor-led seminar. Our agenda is 100% focused on your biggest challenges and opportunities.

You’ll hear from Founders, CEO’s, VPs and those that are in the trenches, doing the work. We cut out the fluff you get at other conferences to give you tons of actionable strategies to increase your profits.

The Most Interactive Conference, Ever

Benefit from over 30 hours of discussion groups, creative think-tanks, workshops, roundtables, structured & unstructured networking activities, and much more.

This is your opportunity to make new connections and speak “off-the-record” with your peers. You’ll build relationships like never before.

Bringing Together The Best in Retail


Agenda At A Glance

MON – August 24
Discovery Summit

  • Canadian Tire’s Continued Success: How a 97-Year-Old Retailer Thrives on Disruption
  • Fireside Chat: How Digitally Native Indochino has Transformed into one of the Hottest Omni-channel Retailers
  • Panel: How to Pick the Right Service Provider When So Many Are Offering Similar Services
  • Case Study: Innovating From Within Your Company First: A Proven Path to Increasing Profitability and Efficiency
  • Technology, Innovation and Investment Meet-ups
  • Welcome Reception

TUE – August 25
Next Level Personalization

  • Fireside Chat: Marketing to the 2020 Customer: An Era of Hyper Personalization and Totally Immersive Shopping
  • Track A: Digital Marketing Techniques That Drive Action
  • Track B: World-Class Consumer Data Strategies
  • Track C: Boardroom & Breakouts
  • eTail Canada 2020 & Beyond Think Tank (Invite-Only)
  • Case Study Interactive: Driving eCommerce Sales Up When the Majority of Your Revenue Comes From Brick and Mortar
  • Peer-to-Peer Roundtables
  • Cocktail Reception

WED – August 26
Customer Loyalty

  • The Future of Customer Loyalty: In a Highly Competitive Retail Landscape, Why Will They Continue to Choose You?
  • PANEL: Buy Online and Pick Up In Store: Mastering the Speed of eCommerce with the Human Elements of Brick and Mortar
  • Creative Boardroom (Retailer Only): Winning Ways to Embed Yourself Into the Customer’s Everyday Life Via Visual Search
  • Exploring Retail Theater: Fusing Retail and Digital Entertainment To Drive Engagement
  • Case Study: Digital Transformation at David’s Tea
  • Panel: Subscription Box Pioneers on their Path to Winning Personalized Customer Experiences

The eTail Canada Audience

From the Billion dollar club, to the start-ups. From travel, beauty, the arts, electronics and much more – eTail is for companies who want world-class eCommerce.


Real Reviews From Real Attendees

See why the community rates eTail as the number one eCommerce and multi-channel event of its kind.