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Professional Archives

More than meets the eye: Three Mumbai retailers that deserve a second look

Retail expert Danny Lattouf shares his favourite stores and shopping experiences from a recent trip to India’s “city of ...

Why Asia’s landlords face a plodding recovery

To fill space, mall and strip landlords will have to work harder, employ more pop-ups, and be more willing to lease to l...
How will recent headlines of underpayment effect The Iconic's reputation. Supplied

Value vs values: How will customers respond to The Iconic allegations?

Will The Iconic be able to protect and restore its reputation after recent brand transgressions?

Despite global scrutiny, BNPL is on the rise in Singapore. Here’s why

BNPL schemes are experiencing a huge uptake in Singapore, along with payment cards, GlobalData’s 2022 Financial Services...
What happens when a business closes?

A look at Sanity’s final days: What happens when a retailer says goodbye?

Sanity are closing all stores by April 30. Inside Retail takes a closer look at what happens after a business announces ...

Redress founder Christina Dean on the next gen of sustainable fashion

We talk to Redress founder Christina Dean about how the fashion industry is addressing the sustainability challenge and ...
How adding green spaces can benefit retailers. Bigstock.

Going green: How leafy streets can boost foot traffic

In addition to positive environmental outcomes, green spaces in urban areas can boost local trade for retailers.

High-end cannabis retailers: delivering the next frontier of pharmacy

The use of medicinal cannabis in Australia was legalised only around two years ago, however more than 300 dispensaries h...

Artificial intelligence meets fashion: How AiDA is disrupting design

Last month, Hong Kong start-up Code-Create launched AiDa, the world’s first artificial intelligence platform for fashion...

Why Ikea, Nike, Li Ning and Atelier100 are going hyper-local

Small is the new big. Retailers are taking a new approach, scaling down from grand flagships to bespoke stores for local...
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“Deep product placement”: The implications of the Nike-Netflix partnership

Experts discuss the implications of a partnership between Netflix and Nike, which will bring the Nike Training Club cont...

What is burnout and how to prevent it in the workplace

Stress and burnout are related experiences, but it's important to understand the differences between them. Here are some...

Flying into the future: Step inside Pan Am’s flagship store in South Korea

How the historic airline brand Pan Am has been reimagined as a lifestyle brand with its first flagship in South Korea.

Think you should “act your wage” at work? Think again

There’s a new TikTok trend called “acting your wage” -- which involves people gloating about how they have stopped putti...

Broadmeadows to Macau: How Sands’ David Sylvester rose through the ranks

Executive vice president of global retail at Las Vegas Sands Corporation David Sylvester has been at the helm of the com...
Founder Briony Oayda talks to Inside Retail about Bondi Active's plans for 2023. Supplied.

Bondi Active on its new flagship store and international expansion plans

Founder Briony Oayda talks about how Bondi has shaped the brand's identity, and how it is looking beyond the Sydney seas...

How dated stores could hurt Thai retail giant Big C’s sales rebound

The problem with having a large number of stores in a variety of formats spread across many metropolitan and secondary m...

How a modern store concept is helping Desigual reach new customers in Asia

Desigual’s recent foray into the Singapore marketplace is a precursor as it expands its reach to other markets in the AP...
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Fresh stock, new range: How Bernie Brookes aims to rebuild The Daily Edited

Bernie Brookes discusses the acquisition of The Daily Edited, and how he plans to rebuild the brand after its collapse l...

Smart shopping carts, low-code and robots: Welcome to retail tech in 2023

The retail industry is constantly evolving, and as we head into 2023, there are plenty of exciting technology trends to ...