The Key Takeaway’s From The State of Retail for Independents

Retailers, are you ready for a well-rounded view on what the state of retail for independent brands will look like post covid?

As the industry continues to be in a not “business as usual” mode, LDC has begun to host regular online webinar discussions. The next one is Lone Design Club presents The State of Retail for Independents. The two-part panel discussion aims to provide the audience with a well-rounded view on what the state of retail for independent brands will look like post covid. Covering brand positioning, the importance of a robust digital presence and how to stand out in a saturated market the discussion also touched on what bricks and mortar retail will look like moving forward, pop-ups, changing consumers’ needs and wants, brand messaging, transparency, sustainability and much more.

Ready For A Well-Rounded View?

The first panel included Lauretta Roberts​, CEO of The Industry, Matthew Drinkwater of the Fashion Innovation Agency and Adebayo Oke-Lawal​, founder of Orange Culture and yours truly. The key takeaways from the discussion are as follows.

The second panel included Laura Hartnett​ Former Director of Digital Project Selfridges,​ Jonathan Chippindale CEO Holition​, Sophie Benson​, Freelance Journalist Rebecca Henry, and Akua Shabaka, Founders of House of Aama. You can watch the full conversation below:


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