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Alongside the official networking opportunities at the Retail Technology Show, exhibitors & partners are hosting their own exciting fringe and onsite events.


Discover all #RTS2023 has to offer below: 

London Store Tours - 25th April


Join RETHINK Retail + Retail Technology Show London Store Tours

Apply to join a limited number of exclusive store tours around London the day before RTS. 

Experience first-hand the best design, technology, and practices in physical retail on a tour across the best stores London has to offer.

Delivered with the help of store expert and Top Retail Influencer, Ian Scott.

Select your interest in attending one of these private Store Tours when you register for RTS2023 and email to learn more.

When: Tuesday 25th April

Retailer Lunch - 26th April


Mastercard Retailer Lunch

Mastercard will host a private retailer lunch on Day 1 for a select group of senior retailers away from the busy show floor. 

If you are interested in attending this lunch, please confirm your interest when you complete your visitor registration form.  

Where: Grand Hall Gallery
When: 12:00-13:00
When: Wednesday 26th April

Hospitality Happy Hours - 26th April


Join Happy Hour

Join us at our happy hour on Wednesday 26th April at 3pm and learn how can streamline and simplify your global transactions. Our platform supports a wide range of payment methods and currencies, making it easy for businesses to expand into new markets and increase revenue. Come grab a drink and chat with our experts to see how we can help your business grow. Don’t miss this opportunity to network and learn more about the future of global payments.

Where: Stand 6G78
When: 15:00-16:00
Wednesday 26th April


Join RETHINK Retail Happy Hour

Join the Rethink Retail team on the balcony of the Grand Hall and take in the elevated view of the show, whilst you network with the their top influencer & retailer community members. RETHINK Retail is your go-to destination for executive-led insights into the trends and innovations that are transforming the global retail landscape. learn more on their stand. 

Where: The Grand Balcony 
When: 15:00-16:00
Wednesday 26th April 


Join Extenda Retail Happy Hour

Join us for a relaxing afternoon of champagne and treats. Come unwind after a long day and experience the future of shopping with our checkout journey show by Extenda Retail. Good vibes, magic tricks, bubbles and tasty snacks guaranteed! Don't miss out on this exclusive Happy Hour event - see you there!

Where: Stand 6C78 
When: 15:00-16:00
Wednesday 26th April 


Drinks with Kestronics

Kestronics, the leading provider of retail technology solutions, are excited to invite you to join us at for a few drinks on our stand. This is a great opportunity to take advantage and network with like-minded professionals, whilst enjoying complimentary drinks and snacks on us.

Our team will be on hand to answer any questions about our latest innovations and how we can help transform your supply chain process. We look forward to welcoming you there!

Where: Stand 6B38 
When: 15:30-16:30
Wednesday 26th April 


Join Verifone Happy Hour

Don't miss your chance to have a drink and meet the Verifone team on their stand.

Where: Stand 5D40 
When: 16:00-17:00
Wednesday 26th April 


Post-show Pub meet up with YOOBIC

Join YOOBIC for a happy hour on April 26th at The Cumberland Arms. We promise not to talk your ear off about the latest retail technology (unless you want us to). Instead, let’s raise a glass to a successful show and a bright future for retail! Only 5 minute walk from the show! For more information and to register please click this link:

Where: The Cumberland Arms 
When: 17:00-19:00
Wednesday 26th April 

Retailer After Party - 26th April  


Join the retailer after party RETHINK Retail Bash

Don't miss the ultimate retail networking event of the year! Continue the connections made by joining the exclusive 'retailer' after-party at the RETHINK Retail Bash. This highly-anticipated event is by invitation only and offers a unique opportunity to network with key industry players. You'll have the chance to build meaningful connections with other retailers, share insights and experiences, and cement your position in the retail community.
Trust us, this is one bash you won't want to miss! Email to learn more.

When: Wednesday 26th April
Time: 19:00 - until Late
Where: Exclusive venue TBC 

Hospitality Happy Hour - 27th April


Join us for complimentary networking drinks at the Recharge Cafe Bar

Join us during lunch of Day 2 of the Retail Technology Show for an hour of networking, free drinks and relaxation in the Recharge Cafe Bar.

Where: Recharge Cafe Bar, sponsored by Aptos
When: 12:00-13:00
Thursday 27th April

Retailer Lunch - 27th April


Zebra Retailer Lunch

Zebra will host a private retailer lunch on Day 2 for a select group of senior retailers away from the busy show floor. 

Join Zebra for this exclusive lunch with expert speakers from the retail industry you won’t want to miss!

Where: Grand Hall Gallery
When: 12:00-13:00
When: Thursday 27th April