I thought I’d solved the mystery of who murdered the high street. Then an article in Money Week came up with a new prime suspect. Matthew Lynn’s view is that it’s not the government, local councils, landlords or even the slump in consumer spending. He blames the City. His reasoning certainly explains the anomaly of… Continue reading Did The City Of London Kill The High Street?
Why does a major retailer like John Lewis ignore scientific research on how to produce a catalogue that sells? Here are a few of the rules they ignored in this year’s Christmas brochure.