RETAIL TRANSFORMATION INSIGHTVIEWS & NEWS
Consumers are driving the retail market more than ever before. Much of this power is down to their ability to have a voice that is heard. Social media is the megaphone that amplifies that voice to be heard by global companies. Polly Barnfield OBE continues the conversation with Oliver Banks and explores how physical stores can use social media effectively. Show notes at www.obandco.uk/43.
The retail market is going through extraordinary change and transformation. The rise of social media is one of the drivers for this. Facebook, Twitter, Instagram and others have significantly changed the retail industry. Polly Barnfield OBE, the Founder and CEO of Maybe, joins Oliver Banks and explains how and why this is happening.
Amazon continue to drive transformation across the retail market. But what are some of their key strengths and weaknesses and what do these tell us about how they’ll evolve themselves. Oliver Banks explores 6 ways in which Amazon will transform themselves and what you can do about it.
We’re continually seeing tough news stories for retailers. However, sometimes the reasons are out of the retailer’s control. But, there are many big, hairy challenges which are directly in your circle of influence. In this episode, Oliver Banks uncovers 5 big challenges facing retailers right now – and how you can overcome them.
The retail market is moving at such a pace right now and there is always so much going on. The latest trends can happen quickly, can come from anywhere in the world and from a wide variety of sources. In this episode, Oliver Banks shares his most valuable resources to stay up to date with the latest in the retail industry.
The IGD have forecast that the grocery convenience market will continue to grow by 16.6% over 5 years. Independent supermarkets have a huge opportunity to grow and Nisa Retail are supporting them to do this. Nisa’s Steve Leach shares more about how the Nisa model works and how they have dealt with their own transformation.
Convenience is a massive trend in the retail market right now, and most notably in the grocery category. In this episode of the Retail Transformation Show podcast, we’re joined by Nisa Retail’s Sales Director, Steve Leach, who shares more about the Nisa business model and ways of working to help make independent supermarkets more successful.
With so many challenges facing physical store owners, managers and teams, it’s difficult to see what are the truly critical issues. Retail influencer and Forbes writer, Andrew Busby, lifts the lid on what’s really going on in the shopping marketplace and shares tips on how to survive and thrive in retail.
Physical shops and locations have always been the backbone of the retail industry. Whether on high streets or shopping malls – almost all physical retail stores have been under significant pressure recently. In this episode, retail influencer, Andrew Busby, explores how to reinvigorate our high streets.
One of the hurdles with innovation is having the idea and getting it off the ground. The SCALE Challenge (Supply Chain And Logistics Enterprises), run by the Centre for Advancing Innovation and Rosemarie Truman will help you shortcut this and could lead to new, astonishing, disruptive businesses.