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Five Global Retail Trends 2017

06 Sep, 2017

Five Global Retail Trends 2017

There are 5 biggest retail trends impacting the industry today. Some of these trends have already emerged, with many of the biggest retailers beginning to respond and adapt their strategies accordingly....

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Retail Future

15 Sep, 2017

Retail Future

Ever since Amazon began selling books online in 1995, retailers — and plenty of other commentators — have been asking what role, if any, physical stores might play in the retail arena....

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Top 10 Lessons for Retailers

15 Sep, 2017

Top 10 Lessons for Retailers

Every decision should be customer centric. A successful business likely focuses on the consumer and puts them first...

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25 Fastest-growing Apparel Retailers in Europe

15 Sep, 2017

25 Fastest-growing Apparel Retailers in Europe

A number of big European apparel retailers are struggling to maintain growth amid heightened competition. Marks & Spencer, Esprit and Benetton are among the names trying to recapture the attention of shoppers...

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How do consumers shop? (Part1)

27 Sep, 2017

How do consumers shop? (Part1)

It’s no secret that in 2017 retailers are facing an increasingly challenging marketplace. How consumers want to shop — in addition to how much they want to spend — are strategic questions with no simple answers...

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How do consumers shop? (Part2)

27 Sep, 2017

How do consumers shop? (Part2)

PwC’s 2017 Total Retail Survey explores global shoppers' buying behavior and paths to purchase. This is the sixth consecutive year we have produced this global survey, which this year tracks shopper feedback…...

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Retail and Consumer Products Trends

02 Oct, 2017

Retail and Consumer Products Trends

At the turn of the last century, Marshall Field’s built the world’s biggest chandelier and the first retail escalator in its flagship Chicago location. This turned the fledgling department store concept into...

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Retail Sector Faces ‘Fight to Survive' in 2018

10 Jan, 2018

Retail Sector Faces ‘Fight to Survive' in 2018

Lacklustre consumer spending will particularly hurt the sector, as a result of disposable incomes being squeezed by a jump in inflation coupled with stagnant wage growth...

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German Retail Experiences Record Growth in 2017

16 Jan, 2018

German Retail Experiences Record Growth in 2017

​Low unemployment, rising wages and growing online sales have enabled German retailers to achieve record growth in 2017, preliminary figures published on Friday by the Federal Statistical Office suggest....

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