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.”

Lord Mark Price
Former MD, Waitrose

Latest Papers

Retail sales – the real story

Why are so many people so surprised at depressed retail sales? Haven’t they noticed the stream of profits warnings, job losses, pleas of onerous rents and retrospective attacks on supplier terms? Here is the truth about retail sales…

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Notes from Westfield London

Expansion Next month will see the opening of the extension to Westfield London, making it Europe’s largest shopping mall with 2.6m feet of selling space. The lengthy gestation period of shopping centre development means that when set against when the development was planned, the trading landscape is now is very different. It has always been

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Premium High Street review

This paper focuses on John Lewis Oxford Street and its premium high street offering. A notable absentee is Karen Millen who do not have a concession here but are inside HoF next door. Interestingly, a number of these brands in JL are also in HoF including Ted, Hobbs, Phase Eight, Whistles, LK Bennett and Jigsaw.

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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
Chairman, Debenhams

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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