September 11, 2019
Store closures hit record levels as restructurings drive largest net decline in testing retail climate
The first half of 2019 saw a net decline of 1,234 chain stores on Britain’s top 500 high streets - the highest number since analysis by PwC and the ...Read More
February 27, 2019
Mall metamorphosis – how are shopping centres adapting to changing consumer demands?
As we are in the middle of the reporting season for the major shopping centre owners (REIT’s), I wanted to shine a spotlight on the shopping centre ...Read More
February 13, 2019
How has the British high street changed since 2012?
2012 was a year of challenges for the retail sector. With the country back in a recession, things were not easy for retailers. Spending was reducing ...Read More
February 7, 2019
What impact do Christmas markets really have on footfall?
Christmas is once again a distant memory - we’ve taken down our trees, put away the decorations and Britain’s festive market stalls have closed until ...Read More
January 23, 2019
An interview with Jamie Robertson, UK CEO of new coffee concept, Roasting Plant
I recently attended the launch of the Roasting Plant’s UK store, which to put simply was rather impressive. The main attraction of the launch was the ...Read More
January 16, 2019
It’s a plant-based life, for us – a review of the vegan food market in the UK
After a month of indulgence, the beginning of a new year gives us a chance to start a fresh. January is the month where we all look to make ...Read More