Joshua Roberts

Creative Director

Flash Retailing In Asia

Flash retailing, or pop-up retail, is a trend of opening short-term retail spaces.

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A pop-up retail space is a venue that is temporary — the space could be a sample sale one day and host a private cocktail party the next evening. The trend involves “popping-up” one day, then disappearing anywhere from one day to several weeks later.

These shops, while small and temporary, can build up interest by consumer exposure. Pop-up retail allows a company to create a unique environment that engages their customers, as well as generates a feeling of relevance and interactivity.

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Joshua Roberts

Creative Director

Big Box Troubles In China

Why can't big box stores crack China and greet success?

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The world’s three largest retailers — Wal-Mart, Tesco and Carrefour — have all stumbled in China, leading them to scale back their ambitions.

Wal-Mart (WMTFortune 500) said this month that it would close a number of stores in China. Earlier this year, Tesco (TESOtransferred its 131 stores and shopping mall business in China to a joint venture with a state-owned company.

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Joshua Roberts

Creative Director

Online Mall & Department Store Directories

How can retailers connect the digital and physical experience?

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Partnering with Australia’s fashion retailers, Westfield introduced the Searchable Mall westfield.com.au to better connect digital shoppers with physical stores.

The digital innovation aims to evolve Westfield’s digital strategy from an e-commerce site to an online destination which helps shoppers find what they want in their local shopping center and helps them buy their way – either in-store or online.

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