Store closures

The cost of complacency

A sad week for retail and a stark reminder of the dangers of complacency. Toys R Us and Maplin ultimately collapsed because they failed to adapt to changing shopping habits. Let’s not ignore the elephant in the room. What would make a shopper choose Maplin over Amazon? The retail titan’s Read more…

By Natalie Berg, ago

Day one

After 15 years at two of the world’s leading retail analyst firms, I’m beyond excited to transfer those skills over to my new venture: NBK Retail. I have always been captivated by retail and the way we shop. I have fond memories interning at a Connecticut shopping mall, where my Read more…

By Natalie Berg, ago