Monthly Archive for: ‘October, 2018’

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Nike takes a stance on Retail Activism

Ebeltoft Group Consumers are increasingly looking to align with brands and retailers that share their values. Activism means taking a stand on societal and political issues and being transparent on your proposition with consumers. It is about demonstrating and offering the consumer to be part of a greater purpose. In the wake of the controversial Nike ‘Just Do It’ campaign …

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Will you be swallowed up by retail’s ‘great divide’?

By Brian Walker CEO, Retail Doctor Group For me, Batman is the one that can most clearly be taken seriously. He’s not from another planet, or filled with radioactive gunk. I mean, Superman is essentially a god, but Batman is more like Hercules: he’s a human being, very flawed, and bridges the divide. – Christopher Nolan It won’t escape many …

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Does Myer have all the spokes in its retail wheel?

By Peter Sheppard Head of Implementation, Retail Doctor Group The wheel has long been a symbol of efficiency and a measure of how well things are going – for as long as it has been around. Statements like ‘a well-oiled machine’ are commonly used to describe a good business that is running well. But no matter how much oil is …

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The Best in Australian Retail: A leaders’ perspective on taking Australian retail global

On Friday 28 September, the leaders of Australian retail came together to discuss a matter that’s on all top retailers’ minds this year: ‘Taking Australian Retail Global’. The exclusive CEO Breakfast event hosted by the Retail Doctor Group successfully brought together the leaders and influencers of the Australian retail industry to facilitate an exchange of ideas around this topical issue. …

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