Retailers have already started leaking their Black Friday sales announcements and prices. In anticipation of this years shortened season everyone is getting a jump on this crucial period. Analysts and industry heads are making their annual predictions, consumers are making their lists of coveted items, and retailers are scurrying to ‘get it right’. When all is said and done, we will know too well which retailers have been naughty and nice!
When TPC Co-Founders Keith Taylor and Sabir Gupta had a consultancy in mind it did not only come out of an extensive background in retail systems and processes but out of a need to provide something more. They did not want to be another corporate consultancy overcharging and under-delivering, and leaving clients ill-prepared for the future. They felt a change was needed in the way a consultancy collaborated and delivered the results.
Mass customization is just around the corner. At the Shoptalk conference in the US there was a brand new retailer. They claim to be the first proper retailer offering a general mass customization service on the high street. Given this is where retail is going I decided to try it out.
Adam Hobbs, TPC Consultant, explores how retailers can maximize the profitability of store space, and become more spatially aware.
British Retail Group, Arcadia, invests in data science based Markdown Insight tool to improve operational effectiveness.
Having successfully trialled TPC’s Markdown solution during 2017 in the Topshop and Dorothy Perkins brands, Arcadia have decided to deploy the solution to all brands…
San Diego, October 31, 2018 – Thought Provoking Consulting (TPC), a leading specialist retail consultancy, is thrilled to announce it will be continuing its successful partnership with Charles Tyrwhitt, a fast-growing multi-channel menswear brand.