In this special festive episode, we explore the story of this year’s Macy’s Christmas window campaign. Guest host Karl McKeever travels to New York for an exclusive interview with the retailer’s national director of window presentation, Roya Sullivan, to learn more about the challenge of managing windows for one of the world’s most iconic department stores.
All eyes in the US will be on Manhattan today for the annual Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade 2019. Now in its 93-year, it’s the world-famous annual festive pageant. And global icon Barbie is in town – one of the star of Macy’s Christmas windows for 2019.
In this special episode, guest host Karl McKeever travels to New York for an exclusive interview with Macy’s national director of window presentation, Roya Sullivan. She shares the behind-the-scenes story of preparations for its highly anticipated Christmas windows, and talks about the challenge of managing windows for the one of the world’s most iconic department stores.
Featuring in-depth conversations with leading figures from the world of retail, this is The Retail Exchange’s informed interview series. Hear from the finest minds and inspiring thinkers as they share insights into delivering success and get to the heart of the industry’s big issues.
As retailers release their ‘Golden Quarter’ results, our guests reflect on the latest trading updates and ponder the strategies that some retailers should be adopting to deliver success in the year ahead.
Our report entitled Retail 2030 Futures Report, delves deeper into the trends that are set to further disrupt the retail sector in the years ahead – creating challenges but also opportunities for retailers to reach customers in new ways.
Retail 2030 | Ep03
As the decade draws to a close, we bring you three special episodes exploring the challenges and opportunities that will lie in store for retail in the next ten years. In this final episode, we discuss why sustainability will become a key business driver and how retailers can be more planet positive.