‘Inflexible retailers are walking towards the edge of the cliff: Mary Portas
Flexing is becoming an evolutionary instinct of retailers to stay in business. Adapting to change, embracing the newness and exploiting new opportunities are becoming the new metrics of profitability. The trading rules now go by the saying - flex or stay stagnant to be replaced. "Inflexible
Mary Portas to speak at Catalyst Europe 2017
One of the keynotes I'm most looking forward to at ChannelAdvisor Catalyst Europe 2017 will be delivered by Mary Portas. Few retailers will not have heard of Mary, The Portas Review which attracted wide attention when published in 2011. More recently in the last few days
Britain, a nation of shop keepers?
Jane is an eBay Specialist Consultant who blogs as the eBayAnorak as well as being an eBay Education Specialist and all round eBay guru. Today she talks about how High Street businesses can prosper in an Internet age. Her point about traditional high street businesses
Mary Portas High Street Review
Today's the day that Mary Portas' long awaited government commissioned review of the high street has been published. You can read The Portas Review in full on the Department for Business Innovation & Skills website. The purpose of The Portas Review was to identify what the