Category Archives: Shopping

Behind The Project: Kat Von D Beauty

Posted by Kevin

“I want to LIVE inside the Kat Von D Beauty shop inside Sephora France!” We couldn’t ask for higher praise – that comes from Kat Von D herself, the creator and inspiration behind the brand. That was our intent from … (read more)

Could shopping be the new lycra?

Posted by Michael

Image Source Pinterest As a new year approaches, it is commonplace to spend time reflecting on the last twelve months that defined 2016. And what an interesting time it has been. Of course, arguably there are circulating opinions that the … (read more)

Retail City Guide: Manchester

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Image Source Pinterest As one of the most vibrant and cosmopolitan cities in the UK, there are many great things to do in Manchester. With an array of venues and a rolling calendar of art exhibitions, concerts, markets and theatre, … (read more)

Retail Travel Guide: Antwerp

Posted by Alice Bodkin

Image Source Pinterest With its cobbled streets filled with cafes, tourists will travel all throughout the year to enjoy Belgium’s second largest city. With its quaint architecture, Antwerp is as charming as it is cool. Our in house Interior Architect … (read more)

RETAIL CITY GUIDE: TOKYO

Posted by Alice Bodkin

Image Source Pinterest Tokyo has been a city that keeps coming across our radar. Whether this is to explore omni-channel retailing, concept stores, beauty innovations, fashion or travel trends, we have decided to explore the city in more detail, creating … (read more)

Samsung 837: Does a store need to sell?

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Image Source Billboard Samsung‘s new flagship in the Meatpacking District of Manhatten; Samsung 837, is a “digital playground” that is all brand experience and, interestingly, has no product for sale. It’s a huge space, 3 stories tall, and has everything … (read more)

The Future Success of M&S Depends On More Than Just Its Fashion Line

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Image Source Bluewater Get the M&S stores right and the customers will follow. Steve Rowe, the new boss of M&S, says his priority is to fix clothing and to make the chain store’s clothing “more fashionable.” Let me tell Mr Rowe … (read more)

Urban Design for Mental Health: The London Dialogue

Posted by Alice Bodkin

Image, Urban Design for Mental Health Sheridan&Co attended Urban Design for Mental Health: The London Dialogue on February 23rd. By 2050, two thirds of the world’s population will live in cities. With this is mind, health is becoming an increasingly important … (read more)

iBeacons On Regents Street

Posted by Araminta Sheridan

Image Songquan Deng / Shutterstock.com A disruptive trend for 2016 is iBeacons. iBeacon allows Mobile Apps to listen for signals from beacons within a retail environment and respond. The technology allows retailers to understand where their consumers are on a … (read more)

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Edinburgh – Travel Retail Guide

Posted by Araminta Sheridan

Image, Harden’s Venture to Scotland’s capital, Edinburgh a UNESCO World Heritage site and really explore everything it has to offer. With the rare combination of the Old Town cityscape and breathtaking views, here is a place that can boast multiple … (read more)

GET THE ETHOS RIGHT AND THE REST WILL FOLLOW

Posted by Michael

Ethos comes from the Greek word meaning character, it was used by the ancients to describe the beliefs that characterise the essential spirit of a community, a country, or indeed an ideology. So it’s fitting that two bright young entrepreneurs, … (read more)

THE CHANGING FACE OF EMERGING RETAIL

Posted by Henry Burrows

Each New Year brings new opportunities, or so the saying goes. While that adage is often overused, and in most cases not true, there are some interesting reasons to suggest that 2016 and beyond could well live up to the … (read more)

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LCM INTERVIEW: TRISTAN THORNE, TAILOR

Posted by Alice Bodkin

With LCM and Pitti this month, we spoke to Tristan Thorne at Dege & Skinner to discuss the rise of bleisure in menswear and tailoring trends for 2016. After talking with Tristan, we summed key points to share with you. Our … (read more)

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EMPATHY RETAIL

Posted by Alice Bodkin

We are no longer living in an age where consumers strive for perfection. No. With hectic lifestyles, the unrelenting work schedules after December’s festivities, coupled with the pursuit of a January detox, consumers are on an emotional and physical quest … (read more)

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THE WORLDS BEST CHRISTMAS RETAIL 2015

Posted by Araminta Sheridan

It’s crunch time as the biggest selling spree of the year has come around again and, in usual fashion, the biggest brands have lit up every shopping street with twinkling christmas lights for that festive feeling we all know and … (read more)

Cannes – Retail Travel Guide

Posted by Rebecca

Cannes might be synonymous with A-list glamour but when delving a bit deeper one will discover a city rich in culture as well as possessing one of the loveliest marinas in France, which hosts many traditional sailing yachts as well … (read more)

September Retail Travel Guide – If Elegance Were A City, It Would Be Milan.

Posted by Rebecca

Dressed in luxurious cashmere, fur and silk, with beautifully made shoes that chime a “clip clop” sound on the streets. This is the sight and sound of a beautifully dressed woman strolling the streets of Milan. This description sums Milan … (read more)

“Ring For Luxury “

Posted by Rebecca

On Monday evening we found ourselves strolling the streets of Shoreditch in search of luxury. Whilst on our way to an event hosted by We Are Collective and Luxury Millennial brand Kit & Ace, we found ourselves down a small … (read more)

August Retail Travel Guide – Cape Town, South Africa

Posted by Rebecca

Cape Town sparkles at the southern tip of the African continent. Its pristine white beaches lapped by a chilled yet beautiful Atlantic sea, rolling mountains, giant granite boulders and ever present proximity of nature; Cape Town truly is a special … (read more)