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Inside the magical retail design world of Gentle Monster

Image credit: Gentle Monster   We bloody love Gentle Monster. The South Korean company sells eyewear like no other brand. We’re not talking about its interesting and unusual frame designs, or its cool collaborations. It’s its stores that makes Gentle Monster stand-out. Each store is completely different to all the others in its network, but…

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50 best retail initiatives of 2017

Sometimes when looking forward it’s good to take a peek over your shoulder as well. There’s a lot that can be learnt from what’s come before, whether it’s triumphs, mistakes, or hints of what might be the next big thing. With that in mind we’ve rounded-up our 50 favourite retail initiatives of 2017 to set…

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The Best of Insider Trends May 2017

  The future of retail is about customer experience and removing pain points, and that is exactly what Insider Trend’s May focus has been on. We’ve scouted out the leaders in retail, bringing the best customer service and providing the ideas for innovative concepts. Keep on reading for the best of Insider Trends May 2017.…

London Retail Openings July 2016

This month the retail openings go from a store with no visible till points to somewhere with a VIP level for the most loyal of customers. We’ve rounded up the best of the bunch so please discover the latest in-situ retail trends for July 2016.   Dyson   Image Source   This month brings the opening…

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London retail openings November 2015

Image Source   November is providing an eclectic mix of retail openings from future-focused coffee stores and fashion forward concepts to the charity sector reaching out to a new market. Check out the best of London retail openings November 2015. The best new permanent retail openings November 2015 Starbucks Digital Concept Store Fancy an alternate…

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Zady: promoting transparency in fashion production with ‘The Essential Collection’

Zady Pop-Up Shop at LaGuardia Airport in New York City, USA. Image credit: Scott Beale Frequently criticised for prompting over-consumption, the fashion industry is being changed by brands such as Hiut, who are sustainably keeping the denim industry in Cardigan, Wales, alive with ethically sourced jeans, and Kuyichi, the ‘first conscious fashion brand’ and one of…