Retail Today

US fast food giant Wendy's eyes expansion in the UAE, Kuwait

Sunday, 18 March 2018

Wendy’s and Alghanim Industries has announced strategic plans for the US fast food chain's growth in the Middle East and North Africa region.

Brands Today

It’s time for immersive brand experiences

Tuesday, 13 March 2018

Digital is no longer the center piece of brand experience. Screen-based interactions are evolving into connected experiences throughout our everyday lives and successful products such as Google home or the Amazon Echo have shown us that brands are now able to create experiences in a new space of physical and sensory experiences.
GRA Today

The Shakeup Moment of Opportunity

Wednesday, 14 March 2018

The industry continues in its shakeout and shake-up phase, as technology has empowered a nextgen consumer culture which is forcing radical transformation across all consumer-facing industries. The shakeout has already shuttered thousands of stores, with more to come. Also, other than so-called ‘A’ malls, many of the roughly 900 lesser performing malls have closed, and the rest are under the threat of closure. Hundreds of retailers and brands, many with iconic names, have been forced into bankruptcy.