Trib Agenda

Prepare for days of fun and discussion from some of the industry’s best and brightest.

Agenda is subject to change and may not be final.
Last updated on 11/19/2018.

  • Friday, March 1

    1:00PM – 8:00PM • Delta B Lobby

    TRIB Registration

    1:00 PM – 5:00 PM • Canal AB

    Whirlpool Product Training

    1:00PM – 1:50PM – Laundry
    Whirlpool appliance training sessions will include new product introductions on Front Load, Future product transitions, features and benefits of the current lines, draw, step, sell merchandising strategy to maximize dealer profitability.

    2:00PM – 2:55PM – Dishwashers & KitchenAid Suites
    How to merchandise the entire KA suite including new product introductions, transitions, exciting new features and benefits. Also learn how the draw, step, sell merchandising strategy works and how to maximize dealer profitability.

    3:00PM – 3:55PM – Cooking & Refrigeration Benefits
    Learn about the great new features and consumer benefits of the new KitchenAid Wall Ovens with accessories. Discover Whirlpool’s industry leading connected appliances & how to maximize your opportunity in the marketplace.

    4:00PM – 5:00PM – New Whirlpool Portal Training

    1:00 PM – 3:50 PM • Bayou C

    Samsung Product Training

    1:00PM – 1:50PM
    2:00PM – 2:50PM
    3:00PM – 3:50PM

    1:00 PM – 4:55 PM • Canal C

    GE Product Training

    GE Appliances — House of Brands 2019
    1:00PM – 2:15PM
    2:20PM – 3:35PM
    3:40PM – 4:55PM

    1:00 PM – 2:45 PM • Canal D

    LG Product Training (LG Appliance – “Winning with LG”)

    1:00PM – 2:45 PM
    3:00PM – 4:45PM

    Understanding LG Go-to-Market Plans for 2019 (Sales), Size and Power of LG Brand and learn ways that retailers can tap into and leverage the LG brand name (Brand), Consumer Views of LG… Consideration, purchase intent, conversion, etc. (Consumer), & “Sneak Peak” at product innovations for 2019 (Product)

    1:00 PM – 3:50 PM • Bayou B

    Serta and Beautyrest Product Training

    1:00PM – 1:50PM
    2019 NEW Serta Product Review

    2:00PM – 2:50PM
    2019 NEW Beautyrest Product Review

    3:00PM – 3:50PM
    2019 NEW Serta and Beautyrest Adjustable Base Program Review

    1:00 PM – 4:00 PM • Bayou D

    TempurSealy Product Training

    1:00PM – 2:00PM – What’s New in 2019!
    2019 Tempur Breeze
    2019 Stearns and Foster
    2019 Bed in the Box
    2019 Pillow Program

    2:00PM – 3:00PM – Future of Retail – The Changing Consumer
    Consumer Journey
    New Insights
    Overview of New Program

    3:00PM – 4:00PM – Introducing Retail Edge

    1:00 PM – 4:50 PM • Ryman Studio F

    Fisher & Paykel / DCS Product Training

    1:00PM – 1:50PM
    2:00PM – 2:50PM
    3:00PM – 3:50PM
    4:00PM – 4:50PM

    3:00 PM – 5:00 PM • Bayou E

    Electrolux Product Training

    3:00PM – 4:00PM – Frigidaire: So Fresh and So Clean
    By providing optimal freshness and easy access to food our new multi-door refrigerator is going to deliver an innovative and modern solution for food preservation. And our best performing dishwasher provides the ultimate cleaning and drying performance while providing time-saving solutions to help your customers clean up quickly and quietly. Come check out Frigidaire’s new refrigeration and dishwasher solutions.

    4:00PM – 5:00PM – Frigidaire’s Ready to Cook When You Are
    Our new wall ovens, cooktops, and front control free-standing ranges provide great-tasting results and time-saving solutions. Come see how Frigidaire is providing sleek, innovative designs to enhance your customer’s cooking experience. Plus with our new Fit Promise replacement and installation will be a breeze.

    TBA • Ryman Studio A

    NPD Product Training

    TBA • Ryman Studio B

    360 Product Training

    TBA • Ryman Studio C

    Storis Product Training

    5:30 PM – 6:30 PM • Crystal Gazebo

    BrandSource 1st Time Attendees Reception


    7:00 PM – 10:00 PM • Delta A Ballroom & Lobby A

    Summit Welcome Reception

  • Saturday, March 2

    7:00AM – 5:00PM • Delta B Registration

    TRIB Registration

    7:30AM – 8:30PM • Delta A Ballroom

    Summit Member Breakfast

    8:30AM – 10:15AM • Delta A Ballroom

    Summit State of the Union & Keynote Speaker

    1:00PM – 2:00PM • Canal E

    Young Professionals Educational Session

    “Transition from Buddy to Boss” with Monica Wofford

    1:00PM – 2:00PM • Ryman Ballroom

    TRIB Meeting of the Minds General Session

    2:00PM – 2:50PM • Various Rooms

    TRIB Meeting of the Minds Breakouts

    Ryman Ballroom
    Ryman Studio H/I
    Ryman Studio J/K
    Ryman Studio L

    3:00PM – 3:45PM


    3:30PM – 4:00PM

    TRIB Vendor Meeting

    4:00PM – 4:30PM

    TRIB Reception

    4:30PM – 6:30PM • Ryman Hall B5

    TRIB Hot Show

    4:30PM – 6:30PM • Delta BCD/Mezzanine


    7:00PM – 10:00PM • Wildhorse Saloon

    TRIB Offsite Event

  • Sunday, March 3

    7:00AM – 11:00AM • Delta B Registration

    TRIB Registration

    7:00AM – 8:00AM

    TRIB Member Breakfast

    8:00AM – 10:50AM • Ryman Ballroom

    TRIB Meeting of the Minds

    11:00AM – 6:00PM • Ryman Hall C


    12:00PM – 1:00PM • Ryman Hall C

    Member Lunch on Expo Floor

    12:00 PM – 1:30 PM • Canal A

    Women in Business Luncheon

    Pamela Jett – “The Relentlessly Positive Communicator: Powerful Communication Skills for Women”


    4:00 PM – 6:00 PM • Nashville Bus Tour, “The Ben & Morey Tour”

    Spousal Event


    4:30PM – 6:00PM • Ryman Hall C

    EXPO Cocktail Reception

    6:00 PM – 7:00 PM • Water’s Edge

    Young Professionals Networking Event


    7:15 PM

    Haunted Downtown Walking Tour

    Shuttle Service Pickup @ Delta Portico (Starting @ 7:15 PM)


  • Monday, March 4

    7:00AM – 8:00AM • Delta CD

    Member Breakfast

    7:00AM – 8:30AM • Delta B

    TRIB Coffee Talk

    8:00AM – 12:00PM • Ryman Hall C

    EXPO (Giveaway Day!)



We’re so excited to see you in Nashville for The Summit 2019!



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