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EP46 - Author of “Hire Like You Just Beat Cancer,” Jim Roddy
Nov 20 • 29 min
Our guest is Jim Roddy. Jim is a channel business advisor and the vice president of marketing for the RSPA, where he leads the association’s content efforts and provide business coaching to members. Jim is also the author of the books “Hire Like You Just…
Retail Rundown - Nov 18, 2019 - with guests Tony D’Onofrio and Carol Spieckerman
Nov 18 • 26 min
No time for news? We’ve got you covered. Welcome to the Retail Rundown, your go-to weekly podcast where RETHINK Retail teams up with industry experts to deliver the top trending news stories in retail. November 18, 2019: Alibaba’s Singles’ Day sales,…
EP44 - Host of Canada’s “The Voice of Retail” podcast, Michael LeBlanc
Nov 13 • 39 min
Our guest is Michael LeBlanc. Michael is the founder and president of M.E. LeBlanc & Company Inc. He has over 25 years of experience in brand, retail marketing, and e-commerce leadership, and has worked with household brands like Black & Decker, Levi…
Retail Rundown - Nov 11, 2019 - with guests Nicole Leinbach Reyhle and Ricardo Belmar
Nov 11 • 26 min
No time for news? We’ve got you covered. Welcome to the Retail Rundown, your go-to weekly podcast where RETHINK Retail teams up with industry experts to deliver the top trending news stories in retail. November 11, 2019: Starbucks’ Mobile Pick Up stores,…
EP42 - Investment Partner at Fung Capital, Janie Yu
Nov 6 • 32 min
Our guest is Janie Yu. Janie is partner at Fung Capital, a venture capital firm with 100% focus on B2B tech companies that enable connected commerce and improve supply chain efficiency. Prior to joining Fung Capital, Janie led marketing communication…
Retail Rundown - Nov 4, 2019 - with guests Charlie Cole and Shep Hyken
Nov 4 • 26 min
No time for news? We’ve got you covered. Welcome to the Retail Rundown, your go-to weekly podcast where RETHINK Retail teams up with industry experts to deliver the top trending news stories in retail. November 04, 2019: Nordstrom’s New York flagship,…
EP40 - Head of Insight & Analytics at the British Retail Consortium, Kyle Monk
Oct 30 • 14 min
Our guest is Kyle Monk, Head of Insight and Analytics at the British Retail Consortium. In his role, Kyle manages a team of economists and analysts who collect key metrics that measure the health of the UK high street. Prior to joining the BRC, Kyle…
Retail Rundown - Oct 28, 2019 - with guests Sucharita Kodali and Shannon Ryan
Oct 28 • 23 min
No time for news? We’ve got you covered. Welcome to the Retail Rundown, your go-to weekly podcast where RETHINK Retail teams up with industry experts to deliver the top trending news stories in retail. October 28, 2019: Five Below’s got games, Barneys’…
EP38 - thredUP President, Anthony Marino
Oct 23 • 31 min
Our guest is Anthony Marino, President of thredUP. A product and business development expert, Anthony is responsible for the business performance of the thredUP marketplace. Prior to thredUP, Anthony spent seven years on the leadership team of Sir Richard…
Retail Rundown - Oct 21, 2019 - with guests Peter Fader and Sanford Stein
Oct 21 • 28 min
No time for news? We’ve got you covered. Welcome to the Retail Rundown, your go-to weekly podcast where RETHINK Retail teams up with industry experts to deliver the top trending news stories in retail. October 21, 2019: Kohl’s new store concepts, Ross’…
EP36 - Retail Supply Chain Strategist, Gary Newbury
Oct 16 • 28 min
Our guest is Gary Newbury, a retail supply chain strategist and serial transformation executive with an exceptional track record of clarifying mission critical challenges within the retail supply chain. We explore why some retailers need to reimagine the…
Retail Rundown - Oct 14, 2019
Oct 14 • 22 min
No time for news? We’ve got you covered. Welcome to the Retail Rundown, your go-to weekly podcast where RETHINK Retail teams up with industry experts to deliver the top trending news stories in retail. October 14, 2019: Subscription services’ unclear…
EP34 - Vice President of Operations at Draper James, John Horten
Oct 9 • 21 min
Hear how Draper James leverages the “fabric platforming” process to help maintain healthy inventory levels, how customer data supported its newest store opening in Southlake, TX, its pop up at The Market @ Macy’s Herald Square, and when Reese Witherspoon…
Retail Rundown - Oct 07, 2019
Oct 7 • 29 min
No time for news? We’ve got you covered. Welcome to the Retail Rundown, your go-to weekly podcast where RETHINK Retail teams up with industry experts to deliver the top trending news stories in retail. October 07, 2019: Amazon Go arrives in airports,…
EP32 - b8ta Co-Founder and President, Phillip Raub
Oct 2 • 19 min
Our guest is Phillip Raub, Co-Founder and President of b8ta. A merchandise and marketing expert with a focus on customer experience, Phillip shares his retail insights and reveals the story behind his entrepreneurial success. We explore the evolution of…
Retail Rundown - Sep 30, 2019 - with guests Charlie Cole and Shep Hyken
Sep 30 • 33 min
No time for news? We’ve got you covered. Welcome to the Retail Rundown, your go-to weekly podcast where RETHINK Retail teams up with industry experts to deliver the top trending news stories in retail. September 30, 2019: Apple’s new and improved…
EP30 - Tapestry’s VP of Sourcing at Coach, Liz Alessi
Sep 25 • 25 min
Our guest is Liz Alessi, Vice President of Sourcing at Coach. A leader with a passion for raw materials, Liz oversees leather, fabric, and hardware development for the brand’s handbags and accessories. We explore innovative sourcing strategies,…
Retail Rundown - Sep 23, 2019
Sep 23 • 31 min
No time for news? We’ve got you covered. Welcome to the Retail Rundown, your go-to weekly podcast where RETHINK Retail teams up with industry experts to deliver the top trending news stories in retail. September 23, 2019: Walmart’s Delivery Unlimited,…
EP28 - RETAIL SPEAK Founder and Author of RETAIL SCHMETAIL, Sanford Stein
Sep 18 • 35 min
Our guest is retail expert Sanford Stein. With a career that spans nearly half-a-century, Sandy’s insight into the retail industry has inspired countless thought leaders from all over the world. Sandy is also the Founder & Moderator at RETAIL SPEAK on…
Retail Rundown - Sep 16, 2019
Sep 16 • 30 min
No time for news? We’ve got you covered. Welcome to the Retail Rundown, your go-to weekly podcast where RETHINK Retail teams up with industry experts to deliver the top trending news stories in retail. September 16, 2019: Target’s new loyalty program,…
EP26 - Brick-and-Mortar Expert and Retail Doctor, Bob Phibbs
Sep 11 • 36 min
Our guest is brick-and-mortar expert Bob Phibbs — also known as the Retail Doctor. Bob is an internationally recognized business strategist, customer service expert, sales coach, marketing mentor, author of three books and motivational business speaker.…
Retail Rundown - Sep 9, 2019
Sep 9 • 27 min
No time for news? We’ve got you covered. Welcome to the Retail Rundown, your go-to weekly podcast where RETHINK Retail teams up with industry experts to deliver the top trending news stories in retail. September 9, 2019: Best Buy to offer next-day…
EP24 - The North Face Global Head of Strategy, Dan Goldman
Sep 4 • 24 min
Our guest is Dan Goldman, Global Head of Strategy at The North Face. Dan leads The North Face’s global strategy team – overseeing brand strategy, consumer insights, new business models and sustainability. Prior to his current role, Dan was a consultant in…
Retail Rundown - Sep 2, 2019
Sep 2 • 21 min
No time for news? We’ve got you covered. Welcome to the Retail Rundown, your go-to weekly podcast where RETHINK Retail teams up with industry experts to deliver the top trending news stories in retail. September 2, 2019: Disney micro-shops coming to…
EP22 - Retail Digital Transformation Thought Leader, Ricardo Belmar
Aug 28 • 38 min
Our guest is Ricardo Belmar, leading retail and supply chain digital transformation thought leader and marketing strategist. Ricardo helps retailers, along with manufacturing and supply chain industries, create value in their digital transformation…
Retail Rundown - Aug 26, 2019
Aug 26 • 23 min
No time for news? We’ve got you covered. Welcome to the Retail Rundown, your go-to weekly podcast where RETHINK Retail teams up with industry experts to deliver the top trending news stories in retail. August 26, 2019: Wayfair’s first full-service…
EP20 - Samsonite’s Global Chief eCommerce Officer & Tumi’s CDO, Charlie Cole
Aug 21 • 32 min
Our guest is Charlie Cole, Global Chief eCommerce Officer at Samsonite, Chief Digital Officer at Tumi, and active advisor. Charlie’s experience spans an eclectic mix of start-up, private equity backed, venture based and corporate. Join us as we explore…
Retail Rundown - Aug 19, 2019
Aug 19 • 23 min
No time for news? We’ve got you covered. Welcome to the Retail Rundown, your go-to weekly podcast where RETHINK Retail teams up with industry experts to deliver the top trending news stories in retail. August 19, 2019: Macy’s Pairs Up with thredUP, USTR’s…
EP18 - The Fresh Market’s CEO, Larry Appel
Aug 14 • 28 min
Our guest is Larry Appel, CEO at The Fresh Market. He leads the fresh-focused specialty store through innovation and curation in its two thirds fresh, one third non-perishable offerings. Prior to his current role, Larry has led companies as CEO of Skeeter…
Retail Rundown - Aug 12, 2019
Aug 12 • 26 min
No time for news? We’ve got you covered. Welcome to the Retail Rundown, your go-to weekly podcast where RETHINK Retail teams up with industry experts to deliver the top trending news stories in retail. August 12, 2019: US-China Trade War, CVS’s CarePass,…
EP16 - Wharton Professor & Co-founder of Theta Equity Partners, Peter Fader
Jul 22 • 33 min
Our guest is Wharton School Marketing Professor Peter Fader. He is the Co-Founder of predictive analytics firm Zodiac, which was sold to Nike in 2018, and is currently revolutionizing finance and retail investments as Director and Co-Founder of Theta…
EP15 - Retail Prophet’s Founder & President, Doug Stephens
Jul 15 • 45 min
Our guest is Doug Stephens, one of the world’s leading retail industry futurists and the Founder and President of Retail Prophet. His work and perspective have influenced many of the world’s best-known retailers, agencies and brands, including Walmart,…
EP14 - Cynthia Rowley’s President and CEO, Allie Egan
Jul 9 • 24 min
Our guest is Allie Egan, President and CEO at Cynthia Rowley, a leading global lifestyle brand sold in over 60-freestanding collection boutiques, as well as in department, specialty, and online stores worldwide. Allie’s experience with high growth…
EP13 - Retail Journalist, Analyst and Research Director, Miya Knights
Jul 8 • 38 min
Our guest is Miya Knights, retail journalist, analyst and research director specializing in retail enterprise technology. Prior to her role as Head of Industry Insight at Eagle Eye Solutions, she has held roles as Global Technology Research Director at…
EP12 - Speaker, Strategist and President of Spieckerman Retail, Carol Spieckerman
Jun 24 • 28 min
Our guest is Carol Spieckerman, retail speaker, strategist and trainer. As President of Spieckerman Retail, Carol guides a wide array of clients through workshops, presentations and business development trainings across the globe. Join us as we explore…
EP11 - Strategic Advisor, Keynote Speaker, and Top Forbes Retail Contributor, Steve Dennis
Jun 17 • 32 min
Our guest is Steve Dennis, a strategic advisor, keynote speaker and retail writer recognized as a top 5 global retail influencer. He has over 30 years of experience as a senior executive at two Fortune 500 retailers and as a strategy consultant, and his…
EP10 - RSR Research’s Managing Partner and top retail tech analyst, Paula Rosenblum
Jun 10 • 24 min
Our guest is Paula Rosenblum, Managing Partner and co-founder of Retail Systems Research. She is recognized as a top analyst in the retail industry and has held retail technology executive positions, as well as a member of the editorial advisory boards of…
EP9 - Consumer Retail C-Suite Executive and Consultant, Diane Ellis
Jun 4 • 35 min
Our guest is Diane Ellis, C-suite executive and consultant with over 3 decades of experience in consumer retail. Her vision to reinvent iconic brands and lead transformational change has driven success in the public, Fortune 500 and private equity…
EP8 - Indochino’s VP Design for Product & Store Development, Dean Handspiker
May 29 • 16 min
Our guest is Dean Handspiker, Vice President of Design for Product & Store Development at custom menswear retailer Indochino. He is a seasoned executive with over 25 years of experience in international retail apparel management leading the operations,…
EP7 - Retail Strategist and Advisor, Carl Boutet
May 20 • 44 min
The blurring of physical and digital commerce. Our guest is Carl Boutet, retail strategist and board advisor with over 25 years of hands-on retail experience. He is the founder of Studio Rx and Executive Director of Retail Strategy Data & Insights for…
EP6 - Expert Panel Discussion: Walmart vs. Amazon
May 7 • 38 min
The brewing heavyweight fight for the title of worldwide retail champion. Our expert panel discussion features: Tony D’Onofrio, CEO of TD insights and previous as the Chief Customer Officer at Tyco Retail Solutions; Bryan Gildenberg, Chief Knowledge…
EP5 - U.S. Chair at The Talent Business, CMO of Fortune 500s, Lee Ann Daly
Feb 28 • 38 min
Each company has its specific recipe for success - and the right tools to make it all happen. Our guest is Lee Ann Daly, U.S. Chairman for The Talent Business, active investor/advisor, previous CMO of Fortune 500 companies including ESPN and Thomson…
EP4 - EVP Retail for Valtech, Jean-Christophe Hermann
Feb 7 • 33 min
What do retailers need to have on their radar this year? Jean-Christophe Hermann, EVP Retail for Valtech, shares his insights about NRF 2019, his top trends in retail and provides an Amazon update. Learn how advance analytics and mobile-centric…
EP3 - Editor of STORES Media and NRF’s Vice President of Education Strategy, Susan Reda
Sep 11, 2018 • 35 min
In this third episode of RETHINK Retail, you hear from Susan Reda, Vice President of Education Strategy for the National Retail Federation (NRF) and editor of STORES Media, the publishing division of the NRF. Susan is responsible for developing all…
EP2 - Business Transformation Expert, Author and Public Speaker, Daniel Burrus
Jul 13, 2018 • 55 min
Enjoy this second episode from RETHINK Retail as we explore how anticipatory organizations stay ahead of the curve in a fast-paced business world. —— Join us as we dive into 2 main topics: - what it means to be an anticipatory organization, especially in…
EP1 - Forbes Contributor and Retail Practice Lead at Chameleon Collective, Veronika Sonsev
Jun 6, 2018 • 30 min
This episode of RETHINK Retail covers recent retail and ecommerce insights from Veronika Sonsev, a Forbes contributor and Retail Practice Lead at Chameleon Collective.