Retail intelligence from Richard Hyman

Richard Hyman is a world-leading expert in the retail industry, having provided top-level analytics, insight and thought leadership on retail intelligence for more than 35 years. Richard has advised many of the country’s leading retailers, analysing, forecasting and evaluating all the key sectors and companies across the retail market.  You can also follow Richard via Twitter, Google+ and LinkedIn.

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“Throughout all my pleasurable conversations with Richard, he has used his wealth of experience to inform and stimulate our thinking.”

Mark Price
MD, Waitrose

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The retail cost of Brexit

Four weeks ago today we woke up to the momentous referendum vote to leave the EU. It was always going to take considerable time for things to begin to settle and it will take years rather than months to fully understand the ramifications. In the meantime business has to go on and however difficult it

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Winners 2016

Winners – 2016 and beyond

Looking at my 30 winners from a year ago it is even more striking just how long 12 months is in today’s retail market. The speed of change is quickening but retailers’ reaction times have remained stuck in the headlights. Last year I made three changes in the line up. This year I find myself

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Living with leaving

As the shock of Brexit begins to gradually turn to reality, the consequences begin to dawn. It will certainly take a very long time to percolate through. As anyone reading my output knows, my view is that the industry is already in poor shape. This poor shape is driven less by the broader economic situation

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“Over many years I have found Richard’s unique brand of thought leadership to be one of the best in the retail world.”

Sir Ian Cheshire
CEO, Kingfisher

About Richard

Having consulted for the owners of John Lewis, Marks & Spencer, Kingfisher and Next to name but a few, Richard is now looking to share his 30 years of retail market expertise.

Richardtalksretail offers weekly industry Papers, forecasts and discussion of the key shifts in retail economics and what they mean. There are regular networking events and subscribers  also get some of Richard’s time which can be tailored to specific requirements.



Analysis: access to expert analytics with forecasts and projections across sectors and the companies within them

Thought leadership: what are the key strategic issues facing leadership teams and how they impact the various players

Direct access: tailored advisory for your company, supporting your teams in tackling your key strategic issues

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