Talking Shop Archives - Inside Retail

Best of 2019: Talking shop

We’re recapping some of our favourite interviews with NZ business leaders from the past year.

Talking shop: Laurinda Sutcliffe, Loobie’s Story

We chat to the designer about the rising costs in retail and how she connects with customers.

Talking shop: Rod Duke, Briscoe Group

Retail veteran talks new stores, emerging technology and leadership.

Talking shop: Carly Emery, Mecca

How Mecca’s New Zealand country manager built her career in retail.

Talking shop: Mike Beagley, Rodd & Gunn

We talk to the menswear brand’s long-time CEO about going overseas.

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Talking shop: Shane Anselmi, Merchant 1948

CEO explains how to create a ‘human’ brand and give up the discount drug.

Talking shop: Justus Wilde, TheMarket

CEO talks influencers, and the advantage of a local marketplace.

Talking shop: Linda Leonard, Postie

CEO talks competing with global brands and putting the customer first.

Talking shop: Martin Bremner, Ziera

The footwear brand is reinventing itself for a more modern customer.