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Breaking brands - change is here!

Stores have become more relevant than ever, as consumers seek and crave experiences to share. At the...

05 Mar 2020

View from the Tower

“View from the Tower” is a periodic blog written by Bill Webb, university lecturer and retail consul...

28 Feb 2020

Phygital in Retail

Retail used to be pretty simple. You had a consumer who went to the store, he made a purchase and th...

20 Feb 2020

NO S.A.L.E., NO FUTURE

Retail for me is the most inspiring industry. It’s dynamic, fast and as close to the customer as you...

04 Feb 2020

Where Retail Is Headed: What Can We Expect in the Roaring 20’s?

Greg Foran, the former CEO of Walmart U.S. said that “Retail Will Change More in the Next Five Years...

29 Jan 2020

How does the consumer choose a shop?

The online channel is still growing, but the physical retailer does not have to fear, according to r...

20 Jan 2020

Five Trends That Shaped a Decade

As 2019 has come to an end, I am going to use this time to look back and to look ahead. The 2010’s w...

07 Jan 2020

The accelerating head start: China

Every day we are confronted with new examples of new technologies from China as proof how fast this ...

18 Dec 2019

Retailers Cannot Ignore Consumer Concerns Over Data Privacy

With the growth of the digital and retail ecosystem we have seen the rise of data. It is now retail ...

03 Sep 2019

Don’t innovate, adapt: What retailers can learn from Ikea

“Innovation has nothing to do with how many R&D dollars you have. When Apple came up with the Ma...

27 Aug 2019

Different Leaders, Different Results: Modern Retail Requires A New View From The Top

In this report, “Different Leaser, Different results”, our US partner McMillanDoolittle details shif...

21 Aug 2019

Tailoring for the mass: How H&M uses AI to make a sustainable impact

I hope it’s no surprise to you that fashion is a highly polluting industry. Not the second most poll...

20 Jun 2019