Retail Performance: I Like Like for Like – I don’t Like Like for Like

Is there any evidence for a correlation between like for like retail performance reporting and growth success in the day and age of the internet? Our expert authors debate the pros and cons. ….. click for more inspiration

Let’s Talk About Culture

Culture is the very embodiment of a brand’s values, ethics and purpose. This installment of our Let’s Talk About series dissects brand culture, the third pillar of the brand experience sweet spot. ….. click for more inspiration

Retail India: Version 4.0

Explore how the Indian retail sector has evolved over the decades and discover what’s in store for the now emerging version 4.0 of Indian retail: global investment, retail ecosystems and a competitive consumer landscape. ….. click for more inspiration

Brand Financial Budgeting – Ideas and Best Practices for Your Next Budget

Moving from retail to ecom to omnichannel, sound financial budgeting is ever more important for brands today. In this article we share some key learnings to help your teams plan better during the upcoming budget season. ….. click for more inspiration

How to Manage Successful Brand Post-Merger Integration

Far over 100 lifestyle brands are taken over every year. While a majority of post-merger integrations fail, here’s what the successful ones have in common. ….. click for more inspiration

A Unique Store Map

With your next travel coming up, maybe a good chance to discover new brands and visit unique stores. If you go to established retail destinations ….. click for more inspiration

Back to the Colors at 83 – Happy Birthday Luciano Benetton!

Benetton Group co-founder Luciano Benetton celebrated his 83rd birthday on Sunday, a few weeks after reinstating himself as executive chairman of his brand. A signal of hope in fashion-wise overburdened times. ….. click for more inspiration

What’s in It for You? VF’s Icebreaker Acquisition

Join us for a deep dive into the challenges and opportunities behind VF’s recent Icebreaker acquisition. What’s in it for the brand, its new owner, and consumers? ….. click for more inspiration

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Society Needs your Engagment

extraordinary times require extraordinary measures. We suspend our regular distribution of growth inspiration to allow everyone to focus on what is most important at this time: to care for friends, neighbours, family and society. ….. click for more inspiration

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