Spring Fair secures Michael Acton Smith OBE for keynote address

Mind Candy and Firebox founder to explain how to take a retail business from the UK to the wider world.
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Michael Acton Smith OBE - founder of Mind Candy - has been confirmed to deliver the keynote address at Spring Fair next month.

Acton Smith will be advising the UK market on how to achieve international growth, as well as how to succeed in online retail on Sunday, February 1st from 12.15-12.45pm in the eCommerce Theatre, Hall 2.

His advice will form part of the UK Trade & Investment partnership with Spring Fair designed to support British business as they look towards international expansion.

To view the full schedule of seminars and other events taking place during Spring Fair, head to the official website.

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