Altius, the UK’s leading retail supply chain compliance specialist, have unveiled their latest report, Retail 2020: A future insight of trends that will affect facility and property management.
Global retail consultancy FITCH has perfectly described the retail industry, as we look towards 2020 and beyond. “Retail will change more in the next five years than the last 50. This change is not just driven by economic, product or industry trends. Rather, tomorrow’s store is being shaped by new behaviours, needs and demands of shoppers.”
Forecasted retail trends
In this guide, we have compiled forecasted retail trends from global resources – and we look at how these trends are set to impact the procurement and supply chain industries, and the extra demands they will ultimately have on facility and property management in the future.
To get ahead, and stay ahead of the competition, we recommend all retail FMs and members of your procurement and supply chain team reads this guide.
Set for fundamental changes
Speaking on the launch of the Retail 2020 report, Chief Operating Officer Len Simmons said, “It is very clear that the retail industry is set for fundamental changes over the next three years, and facility and property managers need to be in a position to respond to these ever-changing demands.”
“Our existing relationships with some of the biggest retail brands means we’re in a great position to advise other retail FMs on how trends in 2020 are set to impact on finding new and qualified suppliers and ensure supply chain compliance.”