Trend Acceleration



We are often asked by our clients to help them evolve. Of course we love the challenge! But it is even more challenging these days-perhaps more so than in the past 100 years, the face of retail is changing dramatically. No single catalyst can be identified as a cause, rather a series of semi-coincident events and phenomena have conspired to shift shopping behaviors:


August 3rd, 2012 | Comments Off on Trend Acceleration | Retail Therapy
What is Creativity?


I was recently asked by DDI Magazine to submit a 50 word take on “What is creativity?” …50 words—that’s tough, especially given the breadth of the topic, right? So, naturally I waited until the last minute! “Keep it simple!” said the inner voice… READ MORE

July 9th, 2012 | Comments Off on What is Creativity? | Retail Therapy
The Roaring 20-12’s?

Could it have been the French fashions inspired by pioneer Coco Chanel? Or the idea of being in the know of where to go, living life to the fullest and taking risks? Being a flapper in the 20’s and 30’s was really an extreme manifestation of change in lifestyles of American women – promoting new fashions and freedom to do, well, just about anything. READ MORE

July 3rd, 2012 | Comments Off on The Roaring 20-12’s? | Retail Therapy