Painting a picture of polarisation in the GB shopping centre market
From the migration of spend to online channels to high-profile closures to a pandemic driving temporary and permanent closures across retail and ...
LDC's latest report on H1 2021 is out now!
LDC's latest bi-annual report is out today and provides an update on the impact of market activity across the first six months of this year. Key ...
PRESS RELEASE: Independent sector returns to growth in H1 2021 as entrepreneurs take advantage of the availability of retail units and increased consumer support for local businesses
The first six months of 2021 saw the independent store market return to growth (a net change of +804) for the first time since H1 2017. There were ...
Bouncing back: how can shopping centres recover from the impact of COVID-19?
The continued easing of lockdown raises questions around retail recovery, mainly ‘how’: how has the pandemic affected retail, and how can it recover? ...
Veganism: not just a diet - a lifestyle
With a 256% rise in vegan restaurants since 2017, it’s clear that vegan diets are becoming the new norm. So how are retailers adjusting to this new demand? This blog illustrates how veganism is not only influencing our diets – but also our wardrobes.
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Perfecting the fashion pop-up means embracing big ideas: How a playful approach to temporary spaces can drive business growth
In a world where more and more people are looking to spend their money on experiences over products, physical retail has become an important way for brands to build emotional connections with their fans. Particularly through pop-ups, which give ...
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