RETAIL INSIGHT - Guide For Smart Kiosks
Across the cities of America, a hot topic that business improvement districts, mixed use properties, arenas, and universities are looking into is smart kiosks or it may be referred to as a digital kiosks, a smart city kiosk, interactive digital kiosks, wayfinder digital signage, or interactive directories.
RETAIL INSIGHT - The Shopping Centre of the Future
RETAIL INSIGHT - Growth Hidden in Value
After a tumultuous year that has been unlike any other for many industries, Toufic Kreidieh, CEO & Co-Founder of BFL (Brands For Less) Group spends some time here highlighting that growth is still there for many companies, but that it is hidden in what consumers now put value on during these unusual times.
INDUSTRY INSIGHT - Emerging Sector Trends
In what has been a turbulent 12 months for all sectors, there is an emergence of new and upcoming trends in the global shopfitting and design sector, here James Hay, Managing Director of global retail design agency Barrows, discusses a selection of these and what they can offer the industry and the companies within it.
LEISURE INSIGHT - Landlord to Curator of Spaces
With parts of the world putting forward action plans to reopen their doors again, landlords must now start focusing on transforming the rising areas of vacant retail spaces to meet the newly evolved social and experiential needs of their consumers…. Alan Robertson, CEO of Air Design discusses further below.
LEISURE INSIGHT - Finding The Perfect Balance
It is safe to say that technology will continue to play a vital role within all industries, and whilst it improves speed, efficiency and reduces human error, it is important to strike the perfect balance between tech-enabled kitchens and a personalised customer experience argues Ben Gardner, CEO of Navitas Safety.
LEISURE INSIGHT - Radical Rethink Required
The European Grocery Real Estate Market
Amidst the COVID-19 pandemic, investor interest has surged as the grocery sector has proven to be a systemically relevant asset class and a crisis resilient investment, serving the fundamental basic needs of consumers.
Will the Pandemic Assist the Fashion Industry in Its Journey to Sustainability?
The fashion industry has taken a substantial hit during the pandemic. The closure of non-essential stores and limitations on social interaction has created an impassive relationship between consumers, the retail sector, and the fashion industry.
Revitalising Retail: The New Rules for Success
Permanently shuttered storefronts, depleted high street footfall and an increase in WFH, remind us on a daily basis that the world has shifted to new ways of working - and shopping. With many businesses less concerned about when they'll open again and more concerned with how, there’s never been a more poignant time to change the way that retail space is utilised.
2020 has become a year rocked by COVID-19. Its impact has been widespread and indiscriminate on health, society and upon organisations. With so much change, organisations will be defined on their response to COVID-19 and how they have evolved to operate within these unprecedented times and safeguard themselves forthe future.
The Future of Experiences
What will the future of experiences look and feel like in a few years from now? What are design principles and strategic anchors that those creating experiences must embrace? What are new skills that brands and organisations need to have if they want to use experiential marketing to reach and impact their customers or employees?
The Evolution of The Great British High Street
Commissioned by DownYourHighStreet.com, this report includes a look at how Covid-19 has impacted British high streets and independent retailers and how the global pandemic has been a catalyst for change for many.
Delivering on the promise of next-generation and real-time personalisation
The latest whitepaper by Internet Retailing, in association with Kameleoon, highlights how personalisation is now more integral to the shopping experience than ever and this paper examines the current state of play – the obstacles faced and the potential for next-generation, real-time personalisation.