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Live shopping: the past, present and future of e-commerce
What if the human interaction element of in-store shopping could be combined with the convenience of e-commerce? In case you missed it, selling via online livestreams is the newest online shopping craze, following a pattern of Asian trends making waves on the western retail scene. How it started Although live shopping...
Leasing flexibly: when, why and how?
Let’s get physical: choosing the right location for your retail store
Online brands prioritising their physical retail presence in 2022
Experts are saying there has never been a better time to open a new store. Even considering the initial impact of the pandemic on the retail industry, there is light at the end of the tunnel. Reduction in commercial rent prices is providing brands with the perfect opportunity to either...
Three reasons shoppers will keep hitting the high streets in 2022
Even in an era ruled by the internet, shoppers still love the high street for its convenience, the social aspect and the opportunity to find a bargain. However, it isn’t just the personal benefits of physical shopping that draw people to the high street, but the idea that these shopping...
Open Your Next Store in Bustling Manchester
Manchester is the North West’s foremost city region, with 3 million people living or working there and is known as the birthplace of the Industrial Revolution in Britain. An excellent choice for business and investment, it is a vibrant and exciting destination with a myriad of benefits...
Things to consider when opening a shop
There’s much talk about the decline of retail and the high street, and starting any business is never without its challenges. But with a larger supply of vacant shops than ever, and with cheaper rents, there’s arguably never been a better time to open a business in your local high...
Retail leasing revived by new concepts
In this piece, Dom Millar, CEO of The Completely Group, shares what he’s hearing from Retail landlords and agents and how the face of retail space is evolving.
The Pros and pros of turnover leases – it’s time to change the way we lease
What could be fairer or more equitable than an arrangement that allows a retailer to pay as they grow – literally as their turnover increases so too does their rent which is set at an agreed percentage– a win:win situation. This article covers the benefits around why, for retail property,...
Retail customers are going online to shop offline – locally
As retail opens back up and lockdowns lift, everyone wants to know the answer to two key questions: how do we get footfall back into retail shops and what does the future for retail online look like?