Why we exist

As one of the UK’s largest RetailTech networks, our mission is to position London as a leader in RetailTech innovation. We support startups and foster dialogue among members, with a strong emphasis on connectivity. Our curated offline and hybrid networking events feature expert panel discussions, sharing best practices and facilitating meaningful connections to expand our ever-evolving ecosystem.

Who are our members?

The TLA RetailTech Group serves as a vital resource and networking platform for a diverse group of stakeholders at the intersection of technology and retail. This includes startups, investors, corporates, academia, and talent.

Our top 3 priorities

  • RetailTech Innovator Spotlight: We highlight leading entrepreneurs in the UK RetailTech ecosystem, showcasing their success and exploring growth support. Interested in being featured? Get in touch, we’d love to hear from you!
  • Growth via Emerging Tech: We facilitate scaling through technologies like Generative AI, Web3, and automation, alongside enhancing international market understanding through global collaboration.
  • Circularity and Net Zero: We advocate for eco-friendly practices and technologies in RetailTech, promoting circularity and innovation for a sustainable future.​


TLA RetailTech networking events, held in person or online from 6-9 pm UK time on weekdays in London, feature panels of thought leaders on topics like XR, sustainability, DTC growth, and corporate innovation.

We have an event series on Generative AI in Retail coming up in May to September 2024. Sign up to be the first to hear about our upcoming events, or get in touch if you’re interested in featuring as a panellist or getting involved with the TLA RetailTech team.


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Eoife Huo 

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