Category Archives: Trends

Five Key Takeaways From Euroshop 2017

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Image Source Euroshop Euroshop is a leading trade fair for retail investments worldwide. The fair took place throughout the week in Dusseldorf. The Sheridan&Co team attended to discover the latest trends and insights that will be shaping the industry. Here … (read more)

Nostalgia Is Having A Big Moment

Posted by Alice Bodkin

Image Source Google We have explored how VR and AI will be transforming the retail landscape throughout 2017. Whilst conversations surrounding retail tech has be entertaining our team for quite some time, there are always antithesis perspectives to be enjoyed. … (read more)

The Year of Retail Tech

Posted by Alice Bodkin

Image Source LSN Global According to Malcolm Gladwell, a tipping point is a ‘magical moment in which an idea or trend crosses a threshold. The social media or behaviour tips and spreads like wildfire. It is a moment of critical … (read more)

The Future Of VR By The Think Collective

Posted by Alice Bodkin

Image Source The Think Collective Sheridan&Co attended an event hosted by the Think Collective last week that explored the future of VR. Impressively, $4bn has been invested in Virtual Reality since 2010 and there are 10.8 million people using the … (read more)

London Fashion Week Pop Ups

Posted by Alice Bodkin

Image Source Selfridges Selfridges London Fashion Week started over the weekend. Whilst buyers, bloggers and fashion press have been racing around the capital in search for the latest styles, our weekend fashion agenda was to explore what is happening in … (read more)

The New York Times Travel Show

Posted by Alice Bodkin

Image Source Pinterest The New York Times Travel Show took place at the end of January at the Jacob Javits Center. A prominent conversation from the event documents a shift in societal attitudes towards travel. Transformative experiences are becoming increasingly … (read more)

Pantone Sets The Tone For The Year.

Posted by Alice Bodkin

Image Source Pinterest The Pantone colour of the year 2017 is Greenery. According to Leatrice Eiseman; Executive director of the Pantone Color Institute ‘Greenery bursts forth in 2017 to provide us with the reassurance we yearn for amid a tumultuous … (read more)

Future Forecast 2017

Posted by Alice Bodkin

Image Source LSN Global Christmas carols and mince pies are now a distant memory. New years resolutions made and quite possibly already broken, January is here. This is a time in which we reflect upon the trends and movements of … (read more)

Could shopping be the new lycra?

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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)

Seasonal Storytelling in New York

Posted by Alice Bodkin

‘Twas the night before Christmas, when all through the house, not a creature was a stirring, not even a mouse’. Given the fact that New York does not sleep, and the city is never quiet nor is it still, we … (read more)

2017 Retail Predictions

Posted by Alice Bodkin

Image Source Elemis As we approach the New Year, we reflect on the key insights that have driven retail in 2016 and what will become more prominent in 2017. Fast and Slow Strategies Due to the break away of traditional … (read more)

Commoditising Culture in Retail

Posted by Alice Bodkin

Image Source: The Barbican Culture is now paramount when driving sales and brand engagement within retail experiences. With a democratisation of travel, the rise of consumer tribes such as the sixth continent, coupled with the accessibility of social media, the … (read more)

The Power of Integrity

Posted by Alice Bodkin

Image source, Be United After a recent trip to see our team in New York, it became clear to us that, as we are seeing in many different markets, Millennials are becoming increasingly more drawn to niche brands. By highlighting … (read more)

Retail Travel Guide: Melbourne

Posted by Alice Bodkin

Image Source National Geographic According to LSN Global, Australia is an emerging global retail sector. With new markets to focus on, niche brands and innovators are taking the country by storm. Most notably, Melbourne is thriving.  As Australia’s second largest … (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)

The What, the Where and the Why of Retailing 

Posted by Michael

Nassim Taleb; the philosopher and author of the best-selling book, the Black Swan, posed an interesting question recently that got my brain ticking about how we humans are adapting to technologies; and vice-versa. He asked, via Twitter, whether anybody knew of … (read more)

Retail Design Expo 2016

Posted by Alice Bodkin

At the start of March, Sheridan&Co visited the Retail Design Expo at Kensington Olympia, London. We were inspired by the various talks we attended throughout the event. These included thought provoking insights concerning to current and future trends and consumer … (read more)

RETAIL TRENDS 2016

Posted by Charlotte Moncrieff

Sheridan & Co prides ourselves on working alongside clients to ensure the retail environments that we help create influence consumers to engage with brands. The relationship between social commerce and networking is only getting stronger. Both consumers and brands should … (read more)