All Episodes

Maximising Seasonal Success

27th October 2017 | 30 min listen

Is the high street reaching saturation point with seasonal promotions? Senior industry thinkers discuss what more retailers can do to keep things exciting and fresh, the secrets to maximising shopper engagement, and generating amplification beyond the four walls of the store.

The Interview: House of Fraser

26th September 2017 | 19 min listen

In this first edition, host Declan Curry meets House of Fraser’s Dr Dorothy Maxwell, who reflects on the retailer’s new department store and efforts to make retailers and stores more sustainable.

Is Mainstream Retail Dead?

29th August 2017 | 28 min listen

Mainstream retail is under fire from all sides. A panel of leading industry thinkers discuss the challenges that mainstream retailers are facing and several ideas on what can be done to get stores back on track.

What Shoppers Want

20th July 2017 | 20 min listen

As the way we shop continues to be redefined, is a rethink needed for retailers? Senior retail industry thought leaders give their take on how evolving shopper behaviour is impacting instore brand engagement.

Creating Top Shops

25th May 2017 | 25 min listen

Experience, engagement, emotion, and economics. We conclude the discussion on Stores of the Future by decoding what it takes to deliver store transformation that achieves the real returns today’s retailers demand.

Stores of the Future 2.0

1st May 2017 | 30 min listen

Senior industry thinkers discuss Stores of the Future, what’s worthy of attention, why there is still much work to do and what could, or should, change in the way that retailers approach such retail transformation projects.