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Our hotel and grocery feasibility studies investigate proposals to see if they are feasible as a sustainable, profitable business model. Our studies do this by considering viability relating to market, location, costs, and financing. 
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Retail Strategies is a full-service consulting firm that develops and implements long-term retail real estate strategies for our members.  The process involves a team of experienced experts making connections between the public and private sector in a complex industry.
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Our team helps to outline the process of planning strategically to show how an economic development strategy can improve the effectiveness of local development programs. We will address how to identify the potential strengths and weaknesses of a local economy in order to develop effective programs.  These plans give your community the best chance for short-term and long-term success.
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Our team focuses on several different targeted markets for the member communities. Key cluster-specific industry targets for us include:  automotive, food/beverage, life sciences/biotech, aerospace, military/defense, logistics/transportation, and advanced manufacturing.
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Tradeshow Calendar

Tradeshow Name
Date
Location
Attend and Meet Us
NC Bankers Association Economic Forum
January 7, 2021
VIRTUAL
NC Main Street Conference
March 9, 2021
VIRTUAL
Security and Police Show
March 9, 2021
VIRTUAL
Electrification International Conference & Expo
May 3, 2021
Charlotte, NC
Hunter Hotel Conference
May 10, 2021
VIRTUAL
Southeast PETRO Show
May 20, 2021
Myrtle Beach, SC
Select USA
June 6, 2021
VIRTUAL
IAMC Spring Forum
June 19, 2021
Fort Worth, TX
Global Carolinas Connection
August 19, 2021
Charlotte, NC
SNAXPO
August 22, 2021
Charlotte, NC
CPhI Worldwide
August 31, 2021
Milan, Italy
NexGen Food & Beverage Conference
September 12, 2021
Kansas City, MO
21st Century Building Expo
September 21, 2021
Charlotte, NC
PACK Expo
September 27, 2021
Las Vegas, NV
IAMC Fall Forum
October 2, 2021
Kansas City, MO
Southern Auto Conference
October 13, 2021
Birmingham, AL
NC Craft Brewers Conference
November 2, 2021
Winston-Salem, NC
AAPEX / SEMA Show
November 2, 2021
Las Vegas, NV
Private Label Manufacturing Show
November 14, 2021
Chicago, IL
International Workboat Show
December 1, 2021
New Orleans, LA
ICSC RECon
December 5, 2021
Las Vegas, NV

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