3 Trends Shaping the Future of Retail for Fashion, Lifestyle and...

Retail in China has taken a step further into experiential retail and retailtainment. New innovative shops in China are not only offering products to be...

Eat to the beat

Food halls are opening all across the world, offering customers authentic food in relaxed surroundings and appealing to the experience economy. But is there...

Paris Retail Week’s world tour of innovative retail concepts

Retailers are experts in progression. From traditional brick and mortar stores to pure-play e-tailers, brands have demonstrated the ability to adapt to - if not...
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The phygital conciergerie to strengthen the brand-consumer relationship

In is this era of proliferating "devices" and "touchpoints" (points of contact), customers enjoy a new autonomy and freedom to buy anything, anywhere, at...

Shopper Observer Havas Paris / Paris Retail Week presents the latest...

Global flagship event dedicated to trade professionals, the third edition of Paris Retail Week throws open its doors from 19 to 21 September next...

Concept Stores Berlin – a selection curated by The Retail Academy

Riascente in Milan or Merci in Paris – the concept store trend was recognized early on in other countries. Berlin – being the German...
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When the festive season becomes a source of inspiration for retailers

This time of year is especially busy for retailers. In France, as in many other countries around the world, the retail rush is back...
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Music in retail shops: How to enhance the clients’ journey

I don’t know about you, but when someone mentions background music in shops, the first thing that comes to my mind is Pretty Woman....
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Paris Retail Guide – Tour #2: Marais

As part of Paris Retail Week (12-14 September 2016) 5 tours taking in a selection of Parisian stores were proposed to attendees to discover...
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Paris Retail Guide – Tour #1: Republique – Faubourg Saint Antoine

As part of Paris Retail Week (12-14 September 2016) 5 tours taking in a selection of Parisian stores were proposed to attendees to discover...