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Retail Innovation Program

A Program For Sydney Retailers Who Want To Innovate


Applications are now closed

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Retailers are increasingly facing new ways to stay competitive in today’s digital marketplace.

Technology will fuel the rise of the brick and mortar retail.

Mobile applications and cloud-based solutions are enabling merchants to quickly set up shop with minimal investment.
Social media plays a key role in reducing advertising costs and developing a following.
Software and hardware empower selling is also cheaper and it enables retailers to develop a bond and understanding of what their customers want.

Through this program, we will challenge the way you look at your business and how you might embrace some of the latest trends to grow.

Personalisation is Key

enable shoppers to build products and customise them to the very last detail.

Conscious Consumers

more and more shoppers are choosing products that are sourced responsibly, good for their bodies and the environment.

Robots are Cool

explore ways to use chatbots to build your relationships and improve customer service.

QR is back

QR Codes are coming native to iOS 11 creating an incredible opportunity. They could provide the easiest call-to-action in sales and marketing campaign.

Get Social

up your social media game and use social networks and apps to tell stories and engage with your fans in real time.

Less is more

product curation is about creating thoughtful (often hand-picked) assortment of products you know your specific customer would love.

Data is King

collect and leverage data from your customers that enables you to build a relationship with them moving it from transactional to the personal.

Outside the Box

The days of the one-size fits all store model is fading. How can you create a more flexible approach with a variety of formats designed to address different locations and markets.

Innovative Delivery Format

Methodology Based

Our comprehensive methodology combined with coaching and domain experts reduces reliance on signature mentors.

Hybrid Format

A comprehensive eight-week program delivered via a combination of in-person and virtual delivery with 1:1 coaching.

It's Free

Our industry partners ensure we provide this program for free to enable us in attracting the best companies.

Interested in more Investible Programs?

Applications are now closed for the Retail Innovation Program but if you want to get a granular insight into your business, built the right models to scale globally, connect with the worlds leading startup mentors and be primed for investment. Apply Today!

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We Support The Whole Human Being – Not Just The Business Owner

Holistic Founder Approach

Investible has developed this program with the knowledge that people drive the business and therefore this program takes a holistic approach in how we support the founder first.

Founder Chemistry

Founder Chemistry spans across Vision, Values, Skills, Credibility, Attitudes and Attributes. The Methodology leverages the F4S Founder Assessment Tool of attitudes and motivations based on a 20-year study of successful global entrepreneurs.

1:1 Coaching & Mentoring

You will be able to apply your week's learnings to an interactive workshop designed to assist with achieving your milestones. Including 1:1 coaching throughout the week to ensure that you are supported with the outcomes.

Personal Wellbeing

We work with the whole person, using models of Awareness, Reflection, Insight and Action to grow their levels of personal empowerment across all domains of your life.

Say Hello To The Delivery Team

Kelly Slessor

Founder & CEO at Shop You

Elisa-Marie Dumas

Head of Global Programs & Partners at Investible

Hugh Bickerstaff

Chief Investment Officer at Investible

Emma Lo Russo

Chief Executive Officer at Digivizer

Creel Price

Founder of Investible

Errol Van Blerk

Program Coach at Investible


If you are someone who is...

Focused on the future of your industry and excited about the opportunities ahead
Searching for new tools, information and technology to grow your business.
Deeply passionate about what you do even on the bad days
Bringing consciousness around sustainability practices into your business.
ShopYou, and Investible portfolio company, came through the accelerator program and secured investment.

Retail Innovator, Kelly Slessor

ShopYou founder Kelly Slessor, is a digital and mobile marketing strategist, with 18 years’ experience both in Australia and overseas. Kelly began her career with British Telecom, UK’s largest telecommunications provider and has since worked with hundreds of Australian and international brands including Westfield, Woolworths, Glue Store, Big W, Le Specs, Suncorp, David Jones, Lend Lease, Mountain Designs, and Diageo. Kelly’s focus is on increasing conversions, creating emotional connections, and developing technology to solve real customer problems.

Watch her story

This Program is delivered in both an in-person and virtual environment. Below are the in-person time commitments required during the 8 weeks

March 24 - 26th, 2019
April 1st, 2019
Workshop (Full Day)
April 8th, 2019
Workshop (Full Day)
April 15th, 2019
Workshop (Half Day)
April 23rd, 2019
Workshop (Half Day)
April 24th, 2019
Pitch Night
April 29th, 2019
Workshop (Full Day)
May 2nd, 2019
Pitch Night
May 6th, 2019
Workshop (Full Day)
May 9th, 2019
Pitch Night
May 13th, 2019
Workshop (Half Day)
May 15th, 2019
Customer Event
May 17th, 2019
Pitch Night
May 20th, 2019
Workshop (Half Day)
May 22nd, 2019
Final Pitch Night

Interested In More
Investible Programs?

Applications are now closed for the Retail Innovation Program but if you want to get a granular insight into your business, built the right models to scale globally, connect with the worlds leading startup mentors and be primed for investment.

Apply Today!