New Diesel CEO – Exclusive Preview of first Applications

Renzo Rosso is advertising one of the hottest chairs in brand growth: CEO of Diesel. We share the hottest candidates on the recruiting file. ….. click for more inspiration

The Sanssouci Flagship Store

10 days to Christmas and the brand retail world out there has turned into the same frenzy as every year. Why not distract yourself for a few minutes with my vision for the next potential location of your flagship store expansion? ….. click for more inspiration

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Is the Italian Market on the Rise Again?

In recent years, few market expansion experts would have considered Italy as a viable option. Is Italy on track to becoming a hot market again? ….. click for more inspiration

These 3 Quick Wins Increase Sell-through and Push Gross Margin

Traditional retail landscapes are undergoing disruptive changes. Many brands that used to invest in own retail are currently reshaping their portfolio and closing down stores. At the same time, brands face the challenge of identifying ways to improve the Like-4-Like performance for their remaining points of sale (POS). This post introduces 3 low-cost options how to push sell-through, reduce mark-downs and improve Gross Margin. ….. click for more inspiration

The Digital Age needs Digital Leadership

If you look into the digital market, you will notice that there are no German or even European big players in the digital commerce business. ….. 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

Regain Growth & Performance by Promoting the Unsexiest Business Strategy: Good Workmanship!

Speed of global brand growth is slowing down. Fast mover strategies pay a high price for restructuring. Successful brands grow with brand best practices ….. click for more inspiration

6 Retail & Brand Management Reading Favourites

Been strapped for quality reading time lately? Here’s your chance to catch up! We’ve curated six recent reader favourites, inspiration guaranteed. ….. click for more inspiration

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