Who has time to read international trend reports when you’re busy running a retail store? Sarah Dunn has done the legwork for you and tailored the results into four New Zealand-centric insights. The bottom line? The pace of change isn’t lessening.
Factory closures and shipping delays due to COVID-19 are slowing down stock replenishment and interrupting supply chains across categories, but apparel is perhaps hardest-hit. We asked an expert what retailers should do.
The International Home + Housewares Association has announced that its annual show has been cancelled due to the threat of COVID-19. The association's president, Derek Miller, has penned a letter explaining more.
You should by now have your copy of the February / March issue of NZ Retail. With everyone back from annual leave and ready to rock, we’ve launched into the meaty part of 2020 with a focus on trend forecasting.
In a cultural climate where businesses are expected to be increasingly transparent, Unravelled consultancy founder and director Vanessa Thompson urges retailers to identify and address the gender-based pay gaps within their workforce.