The death of the dinosaurs: Why are so many legacy retailers dying off?

  • Opinion
  • September 2, 2016
  • Howard Saunders
The death of the dinosaurs: Why are so many legacy retailers dying off?

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).

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Comcast’s neighborhood media store

  • News
  • May 19, 2016
  • Vilma Barr
Comcast’s neighborhood media store

In Chicago, Comcast‘s Studio Xfinity is designed to attract dedicated members of the 'Nerd Generation' as well as regular folk.

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Eight retail design tips that will help you boost sales

  • Opinion
  • March 29, 2016
  • Francesca Nicasio
Eight retail design tips that will help you boost sales

Humans are highly visual creatures, with eighty percent of the sensory information the brain receives coming from our eyes. This means if you want to gain and keep people’s attention, you need to show them something visually attractive and stimulating. Vend retail expert Francesca Nicasio shares eight ways retailers can boost their sales through store design.

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Lotto’s feeling lucky with its new concept store

  • News
  • April 23, 2015
  • Elly Strang
Lotto’s feeling lucky with its new concept store

Lotto New Zealand has opened the doors of its first concept store to Westfield St Lukes. The store is the first of its kind in the country, as it will act as a retail test environment for ideas, a place for customers to play games and hear about what lottery funding does the community.

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