Weintraub Conference Targets Top-Line Growth

ENGLEWOOD CLIFFS, N.J.-Reservations are still being accepted for the latest Issues and Solutions Conference, to be held by Emanuel Weintraub Associates.

The conference is scheduled for Thursday, April 29, at the Harvard Club here. The theme will be "You've Cut Costs! Now Grow the Top Line."

The panel will include Andrew Cohen, chief executive officer of Nine West; Neil Cole, CEO of Iconix Brand Group; Gilbert Harrison, CEO of Financo; Peter Sachse, chairman and CEO of Macys.com and chief marketing officer of Macy's; Steven Tanger, CEO of Tanger Factory Outlets; and Anastasia Xenias, senior international trade specialist with the U.S. Department of Commerce.

Among the topics that will be covered are how to increase customer loyalty, how to add value for customers, getting employees to buy into the growth message, how to do business overseas, using the Internet to grow the top line, how private brands can gain market share and identifying a winning strategy.

The conference will take place from 8 to 11:30 a.m., with registration and breakfast from 7 to 8 a.m.

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