Category Archives: Department Store

Department Stores Must Go Back To Find The Future

Posted by Michael

Image Source The Met Sometimes we need to look back to inform how we move forward. Taking a step back is exactly what our department stores need to do if they are to survive in the bitter battle for sales … (read more)

Values Driven Valentine Retail

Posted by Alice Bodkin

Image Source Selfridges Just a couple of weeks back, I was popping to Selfridges to visit the gifting hall. I was greeted with two displays of cards. One display presented beautiful Valentine’s cards. The neighbouring display however was full of … (read more)

Is social media the new retail?

Posted by Alice Bodkin

Image Source LSN Global The term omnichannel is by no means new. However, for a long time the worlds of social media and retail have been viewed almost as two separate entities. Whilst we are experts of retail, our contemplation … (read more)

London’s Christmas Windows

Posted by Alice Bodkin

London is at its most magical at this time of year. It is a pleasant sight walking around the streets to and from the office, viewing all the decorations that have found a festive home for the month. From holly … (read more)

Louboutin Paint Selfridges Rouge

Posted by Freddie Sheridan

Christian Louboutin, the French fashion designer who is known around the world for his iconic red-lacquered soles, recently launched a beauty concept in Selfridges. Sheridan&Co delivered the design of the space in Selfridges that stocks nail polishes and lipsticks inspired … (read more)

How to apply creativity to the physical space

Posted by Alice Bodkin

Image Source Maxus Agency What is creativity today? How do we apply that to the physical space? These questions prompted a talk Michael Sheridan gave a couple of weeks ago for the Maxus Agency. So what does it mean to … (read more)

LCM Retail Guide

Posted by Alice Bodkin

Image Source La Vida London Collections Men is a biannual showcase that takes place every January and June. It is a week that celebrates the creative talent of British brands whilst seeking to heighten commercial opportunities. Over the last few … (read more)

Anti-Ageing Show London

Posted by Alice Bodkin

Image Source: Our Body Book This weekend, beauty brands, exhibitors, speakers and experts will gather for Bel Age – the anti-aging health and beauty show. With the launch of Cameron Diaz’s ‘The Longevity Book’, messaging surrounding aging no longer triggers … (read more)

Harvey Nichols Launch Menswear Space

Posted by Alice Bodkin

Image, Harvey Nichols Last year, luxury department store Harvey Nichols decided to hire Virgile+Partners to redefine their menswear store design. In an attempt to create an aesthetic that is the very essence of ‘refined luxury’, Harvey Nichols sought to offer … (read more)