We are delighted to announce the launch of Independent of the Year 2014.For more information visit www.independentoftheyear.org ...Read more
Our news and views of retail and high street topics.
As the world awaited news at Leicester University of whether the skeleton found in Leicester was indeed the skeleton of Richard 3rd. Local museum, The Guildhall, Leicester, braced itself for a rush of visitors, including Richard III enthusiasts from around the world. The Guildhall, adjacent to Leicester Cathedral is...Read more
Maximising the Olympic Torch in your town Most retailers I visit in a consultancy capacity wish I could bring them more footfall. Retailers consider it to be the number one challenge they face today. When the Olympic Torch arrives in your town, you will have the potential for more footfall....Read more
The Local Data Company released their quarterly review of High Street Retail Performance in the UK today. The report shows a rise in vacancy rates to 14.6%. This is the equivalent of 1 in 7 shops currently vacant – approx 50,000 stores closed. Worst performing areas are Kensal Town –...Read more
Do they work? How can you ensure your program drives behaviour? Are you just giving away margin? Three great questions, which we will try and answer in this overview of loyalty programs. The key to a successful customer loyalty program or rewards program is that it is attractive...Read more