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Friday, July 22

9:30am PDT

Fresh Start
FOR RETAILERS ONLY. Get your day at Comic-Con off to a great start with ComicsPRO - the comics specialty retailer trade association. Retailers, publishers, and distributors are welcome to kick off their convention day with colleagues, coffee, bagels, and conversation. Bring your business card!

Friday July 22, 2016 9:30am - 10:15am PDT
Room 19

9:30am PDT

Will Eisner Spirit of Comics Retailing Award Video Parade
FOR RETAILERS ONLY. Joe Ferrara (Atlantis Fantasyworld, CA), the Will Eisner Spirit of Comics Retailer Award facilitator, presents a look at videos of this year's retailer award finalists. Engaging discussion about each nominated retailer, the store's display techniques, and other unique features every attending retailer can learn from. Steal some great ideas for your store here! The video display is 30 minutes long and will play on a loop.

Friday July 22, 2016 9:30am - 11:45am PDT
Room 19

10:15am PDT

Local Comic Shop Day
FOR RETAILERS ONLY. ComicsPRO discusses Local Comic Shop Day! LCSD is a day to celebrate comics and  the local comic shops that are the backbone of the comics industry. How did last year’s event go?  What are the plans for this November 19th? If you would like to be part of the discussion, please come by!

Friday July 22, 2016 10:15am - 11:00am PDT
Room 18

11:00am PDT

Publisher Best Practices
FOR RETAILERS ONLY. How can publishers be of more help to comic book specialty retailers? Marketing, Point of Sale promotional materials, FOC, those often-confounding variants, advertising, Diamond Previews, and other topics are on the table. Everyone wants to sell more comics, and this discussion will illuminate ways publishers can help retailers. ComicsPRO retailers present proactive ideas publishers can take for everyone to make more money.

Friday July 22, 2016 11:00am - 11:45am PDT
Room 18

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