As part of our series that explores the retail industry's greatest moves of the past year, we talked to New York based retail futurist Howard Saunders on the year that was in retail, and asked for some predictions for 2017.
Retail futurist Howard Saunders travels the world in search of inspiration. Here, he dissects why so many legacy retail brands are failing to perform in the current retail market - and it might not be the answer you think (those damned millennials).
Some businesspeople dare to peer into the crystal ball and some would rather go blindly into the unknown. If you’re feeling brave, JLL’s director of research and capital markets Justin Kean has given insight into what the future of retail in Auckland, Wellington and Christchurch looks like, as well as the regional cities that are struggling.