9 predictions for the future of retail

Following this week's dinner with Cate Trotter from Insider Trends, this post delves into the *future* to see what the world of retail will be like in 5 years time. Grab your hover boards! Cate's key trends for the future of retail All superfluity will be removed from the consumer journey; e.g. going to a shop and finding that the item that you wanted isn't in stock. Minimising returns. Companies like M and ...

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Key retail trends and the future of retail – #AfterDinnerRoundup

This week, we were over at Jamie's Italian with our speaker Cate Trotter,and guests, to discuss the future of retail. Cate started Insider Trends, who help global brands create world-leading and profitable retail ecosystems. Her client list includes Marks and Spencer, Chanel, Unilever, Absolut Vodka and more, so it was fantastic that we were lucky enough to hear her speak this week at a TableCrowd dinner about what lies ahead ...

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WedTech, Accel, Fashion Press and more – #AfterDinnerRoundup

Last week was a busy week, we had seven TableCrowd dinners happening across a variety of sectors, including WedTech, playing the stock market, Food & Beverage industry, PropertyTech and more. Here's the rundown of what nuggets of wisdom our speakers imparted on their fellow diners: WedTech at Aubaine, Heddon St We held an intimate dinner for those in the wedding industry with our co-host Sachin, Founder of Think Shaadi, discussing how ...

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After Dinner roundup: Edwin Smith, Women in STEM, Fashion eCommerce and more

What a monumental week of dinners we’ve had to finish the month of April on a high. With seven dinners to cover, this is part 1 of 2 (find part 2 here), so we’ll keep this week's round-up as concise as we can: Edwin Smith on media coverage for your startup Our first dinner this week was with freelance journalist, Edwin Smith and our partner Mangostorm Media at the scrumptuous Mint Leaf ...

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Next week’s dinners: MyBeautyMatches, Grabble and Solvej Biddle

Before we cover next week’s dinner, it’s not too late to join our dinner with Julian Blake, TechCityinsider’s editor. Julian will be talking about how to tell the story of your startup, whether to attract coverage or generally progress your business. We also have our much-anticipated sharing economy dinner which is invite-only and being held at the fabulous City Social, Tower 42. Next week, we have: Dine with Solvej Biddle Another of our ...

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