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.

About What you get

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

Mark Price
MD, Waitrose

Latest Papers

Amazon fashion

Amazon’s two page ad in the current UK Vogue is just the latest of a series of clear messages to the market. Having been actively building its team for many months now, this statement of intent is being made to customers as well as all the trade people who regard Vogue as the fashion Bible.

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£ – dealing with depreciation

No wonder there is so much uncertainty around. There would be lots in any case, but there is so much more because the numbers coming out from various places are disconnected, contradictory and unbelievable. Friday’s retail sales numbers from the ONS are by far the most plausible to emerge from the country’s major source of

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Surviving 2017 – what is needed

The structural change driving shifting retail economics has been clear for years, even if many have managed to look the other way. Relentless capacity growth was mainly about opening more footage but more recently has been augmented by online expansion. The “build it and they will come” route to growth worked pretty well for some

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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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