Why we exist

As one of the largest RetailTech networks in the UK, our mission is to position London at the forefront of RetailTech innovation, supporting startups and cultivating dialogues among members. 

Central to our approach is the emphasis on connectivity. We curate offline and hybrid networking events that feature expert panel discussions designed to share best practices, facilitate meaningful connections, as well as expand our ever-evolving ecosystem. 

Who are our members?

TLA RetailTech Group serves as a valuable resource and networking platform for a wide array of stakeholders invested or interested in the intersection of technology and retail, including startups, investors, corporates, academia, and talents.

Our top 3 priorities

  • Spotlighting RetailTech Innovators

Showcase pioneering RetailTech entrepreneurs, especially those who have migrated to the UK, highlighting their success within the UK system and exploring ways to further bolster their growth. If you are interested to be featured, please get in touch here.

  • Scaling Up with Emerging Tech and Internationalisation

Foster growth by harnessing emerging technologies, such as Generation AI, Web3, and automation. Improve understanding of international market access through collaborations with global communities in RetailTech.

  • Circularity and Net Zero Innovation

Champion sustainability and circularity within the RetailTech sphere. Encourage eco-friendly practices and tech solutions for a more sustainable future in retail.


TLA RetailTech networking events are usually held in person or online from 6-9 pm UK time on weekdays in London. Each event features a panel of thought leaders and focuses on a specific topic, previously we have explored XR, sustainability, DTC growth, and corporate innovation. 

We are currently planning our 2024 event programming. Sign up to be the first to hear about our upcoming events. Get in touch if you want to feature as a panellist or get involved in the TLA RetailTech team.


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