Opinions - Inside Retail Australia

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Retail: Character, charisma and candour

Retail is about simplicity, yet complicated by feeble leadership and handicapped by inconsequential management tiers.

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Ray Ban transforming optical retailing

Brian Walker looks at the iconic brand’s flagship store in SoHo.

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GMROI: The sacrificial lamb of retail

Despite many retailers knowing what GMROI stands for, its calculation and interpretation are not well known at all.

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Is the future of the store in shopping centres or shopping strips?

A look at the challenges higher density living poses for the Aussie retail landscape.

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Vita Mojo – The Seamless Experience

Brian Walker takes a look at London’s first entirely cash-free restaurant.

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Is benevolent retail achievable?

Before long, customers will be buying with the most powerful of triggers – their conscience.

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Apocryphal Now: Don’t let the facts get in the way of a good story

Before embarking on the search for the holy grail, retailers should focus on the things that matter most.

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Category killers: Breaking hearts everywhere

They seduce with low prices, but how long can the romance last?

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What can local retailers learn from overseas entrants?

How do Zara, H&M, Uniqlo and TK Maxx successfully sell apparel within Australia at discounted prices?

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Are your stores fit for business…or are they the same old vanilla?

Retail Doctor Group on the need to increase adventurousness in store design plus our tolerance of both clinical and compliance standards.

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Animal welfare: In the hands of the retailer

Imagine the competitive distinction of a brand who added value through emotional intelligence, empathy and the support of meaningful life.

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You have to be in it to win it

Five steps to position a retail store practically.

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The Amazon effect...
What impact will the e-commerce giant have on Aussie retail?

Twitter

There are other issues besides short expiry dates. https://t.co/FdLSmGaqJy

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Global car brands are looking to reach new heights by broadening their appeal and offering to local consumers. https://t.co/nSdhCC2TwG

8 hours ago

The current cycle of formulaic trend to factory source will not survive the next decade without massive casualties. https://t.co/1psoyHtFKD

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