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Jon Bird takes advantage of his new home in New York, visiting the latest Warby Parker store to get the 411.
Jon Bird takes a closer look at holiday events on the retail calendar around the world.
Jon Bird discovers some retail gold nestled in the holiday town of Noosa.
Out of all the Super Bowl ads, two that stood out were for retailers, writes Jon Bird.
Jon Bird looks at the technologies removing the ‘seams’ from retail in 2014.
In his final column for 2013, Jon Bird takes a guess at the future of retail in five years time.
Jon Bird looks back at some of the retail premonitions he’s made over the years and checks in on their progress.
Jon Bird takes a look at the best Christmas retail commercials of 2014.
Jon Bird looks at two innovative retail concepts from New Zealand.
Jon Bird looks at the impact data and analytics will have on the retail world in the future.
The smartphone is fast becoming a remote control for bricks and mortar retail, says Jon Bird.
Christmas is on the way and Jon Bird is considering how digital retail will fit in.
Jon Bird takes readers back to the ‘new’ retail technology of the good old days.
Jon Bird takes a closer look at Angela Ahrendts’ appointment to Apple Retail.
The $2 billion renovation of LAX has turned a dreaded encounter into an revelatory experience, writes Jon Bird.
Jon Bird exlores the latest trend in US retail – care more, take less, give back.
Jon Bird reveals the hottest job in retail right now – and it’s not what you expect.
Jon Bird takes a look at our favourite brands in 2013 compared to 20 years ago.
A great brand makes a burning impression in the mind of a customer, but leaves more than just a neutral mark, says Jon Bird.
Shoppers have moved past a linear trajectory to a game of pinball, writes Jon Bird.
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