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From the front lines of the retail landscape

We examine retail from every angle.

We know retail inside and out, because we’ve experienced it from every angle. We understand how retail executives think because our team is comprised of senior professionals who’ve previously held positions at major retail organizations. Check out our news, white papers and books to learn more about our unique perspectives into this ever-changing landscape.


  • Retail Innovations 2020

    Since 2005, we have published the Global Retail Trends & Innovations Report in collaboration with Ebeltoft Group, a consortium of international retail consultancies of whi...

  • Brandless Shuts Down: A Victim Of Outsized Expectations

    News reports today indicate that Brandless, the SoftBank Vision Fund backed start-up, will shut down permanently. This news follows a tumultuous few years for the once promisi...

  • Lucky’s, Earth Fare And The Perils Of Overexpansion

    The grocery retail world has been rocked these past few weeks with the perils of overexpansion and the subsequent closures of some prominent chains that, just a few years prio...