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Department Stores in Italy: on the Way to Global Best Practices

Department Stores in Italy went through structural changes, the perspective for brand distribution changed – we take a look on the perspectives. ….. click for more inspiration

Engelbert Strauss: A Family Turns Workwear Retail Into Lifestyle

A German former mailorder company develops itself from a multibrand dealer to an omnichannel lifestyle brand – in workwear retail. ….. click for more inspiration

Unique Brand Store Map

‘Flagships’, ‘lighthouses’, ‘High Street showrooms’, ‘community stores’, ‘full price stores’, ‘future stores’, ‘factory outlets’, ‘concession stores’, ‘brand experience store’, … and many more ….. click for more inspiration

Managing the Impact of Double Digit Footfall Drops

How a new retail KPI can help to keep store performance on track and retail staff motivated when footfall drops. ….. click for more inspiration

Bow Power: Retail Customer Service KPI of 2015

Retail customer service is visible and measurable, most notably in Japan’s retail sector. The country has been known for its service culture for many years. ….. click for more inspiration

Driving Brand Growth with Private Equity

Brand private equity investments have increased, but not all have been success stories. So how can PE & brands work together successfully? ….. click for more inspiration

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