Restaurants are taking over the British high street as consumer appetites veer towards food and beverage over bricks-and-mortar retail. Here’s why.
What is happening to UK retailer’s in 2019? As Creative Director of a retail design agency, I get asked this question a fair bit. It’s a complex issue; some days bring in reports of a dying high street, others are filled with the failures of online fast fashion retailers.
A growing tech company offers an online marketplace for independent retailers to sell their goods. Will businesses like this save them from extinction?
The changing landscape of the high street and the omnipresence of online shopping have triggered a debate whether the death of the high street is nigh.
While UK shoppers are still in love with the British high street, they expect to see more innovation and independent businesses introduced, according to the New Retail Reality report from Barclays.
With 20,000 independent retailers under threat, retail veteran Bill Grimsey is today unveiling his 31-point plan to save the British high street.
What can you do when retailers refuse to stock your products? Follow Julian Evans’ lead and “shopgift” them onto shelves.