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Retail trends – bricks and mortar revamp

Retail industry trends for 2019

When you want to buy something, chances are that you grab your phone or your laptop and look online. It is this simple act which has meant that the retail industry has had to make some huge changes in order to fit in with the world it now finds itself in.

With the rise of online shopping, some brands have found that their high street stores are not performing as well, which has meant closures for those stores and a loss of jobs for those that work there. That said, this doesn’t mean that the retail store, as we have all grown to love, will no longer have a place in the industry.

2019 is going to be the year to revolutionise shops. There may be fewer stores out there, but those that are surviving in the modern climate, well they will be designed and dedicated to making sure that the customer has the very best experience possible.

Technology is also changing in stores too, with more modern systems being adopted by the stores, making sure that the customers have the very best service possible.

Who knows what the future of retail and hospitality will bring? We are sure that as 2020 ticks around, we will some new trends that will be changing both industries and the customers that rely on them.