It’s the start of something new at the 28th NRCE


Philippine Retailers Association’s (PRA) annual event is making its BIGGEST COMEBACK on August 11-12, 2022 at the SMX Convention Center Manila.

For its’ 28th year, the National Retail Conference and Stores Asia Expo (NRCE) is set to deliver world-class learning sessions featuring the most progressive leaders in the industry to help build a blueprint on how retailers and suppliers can successfully shape the future of retail in a LIVE physical format.

And as aligned with the NRCE’s theme “Retail: Ready, Re/set, Grow”, the PRA is gearing up to provide its audience a BIGGER and BETTER learning event that will enable its participants to have concrete takeaways that they can put into action, solutions to key challenges and at the same time, build new connections and lasting relationships with the great minds in the industry.

Accordingly, the 28th NRCE is proudly introducing its new segment – the NRCE Retail Mentorship Program which is designed to provide a two-way learning set-up wherein the mentor and mentee will have a healthy exchange of ideas as well as sharing of relevant experiences to cultivate an open discussion and foster camaraderie to help you advance in your career and respective businesses. Additionally, the said program will be bringing the cream of the crop in the industry to serve as mentors to inspire, motivate and at the same time equip you to be the LEADER you aspire to be.

Headlining this year’s mentorship program is none other than PRA President and SEVP-COO of Wilcon Depot, Ms. Rosemarie Ong and NRCE 2022 Overall Chairman and President of Rustan Commercial Corporation, Mr. Donnie Tantoco, who will share their respective expertise in strategic management and leadership.

The NRCE Retail Mentorship Program is exclusive only to pre-registered attendees and it is on a first-come, first-served basis.

On the other hand, NRCE’s twin-activity – Stores Asia Expo is launching its NEWEST feature “The Showroom: Store of the New Normal” where it highlights the latest store designs, equipment, featured digital apps, new technology solutions, etc. that retailers and entrepreneurs need to make their stores future-proof ready in the new normal.

Don’t miss the highly anticipated return of the retail industry event FOR RETAILERS, OF RETAILERS, BY RETAILERS! Book your slots now and avail of special discounts for group registration –

The 28th NRCE is made possible by the following sponsors: Globe Business (Premium Platinum) The SM Store (Platinum), Wilcon Depot (Platinum) PLDT Enterprise (Platinum), Megaworld Lifestyle Malls (Platinum), ETP Group (Platinum), Unilab (Platinum), Robinsons Malls (Gold), Bayer Philippines (Gold), CMG Retail Inc.(Bronze), Bench (Bronze), Entrego (Expo Sponsor), Mediacast Digital (Expo Sponsor), Sharetreats (Expo Sponsor), 2Go (Expo Sponsor), Vasavah Consultancy (Official IT Consultant), Philippine Star (Official Newspaper), BusinessWorld (Official Media Partner), Sportshouse (Sponsor), Primer Group of Companies (Sponsor), Mercury Drug (Sponsor) with media partners DOOH, Manila Times, Philippine Daily Inquirer and Retail in Asia.