The Asia retail industry maintained steady and rapid growth, which was driven by several factors. Adjustment of the economic growth mode, increase in household income, development of technology, acceleration of urbanization, consumption upgrades and the government policies to stimulate consumption have contributed positively to the growth of Asia retail industry. Retail is such industry where there is nothing permanent except change. With the development of economy and technology, retailing is sure to step into a brand new stage in coming 10 years, retailers must keep up in term of retail formats, product category and operation structures etc so that won’t be eliminated. In this case, how can retailers seize the opportunity hidden in transition to be the future winner? Asia Retail Innovation Summit 2012 will share deep insights of retail innovation from various perspectives such as channel innovation, marketing innovation, product innovation, supply chain innovation and technology innovation etc. The Speakers from The Ministry of Commerce and Shanghai Municipal Commission of Commerce will give analysis of marco environment of Asia retail market and promotion policies while the senior officer from Walmart, Carrefour, Metro, Amazon, Tesco, Suning, Guomei, Jingdong, M&S, Coach and Starbucks, to name just a little will share their experience on retailing in Asia.