Measuring up: Retail Benchmarking Survey
Assess your performance against similar businesses using our retail benchmarking study which pulls in the access of 72 retailers.
Demystifying the online shopper: 10 myths of multi-channel retailing
New technologies, global access, enhanced mobility, social media: each of these has had a profound impact on how consumers gather information and make purchase decisions.
Setting the stage through innovation: Retail trends report
In the wake of depressed consumer spending, retailers are reassessing their strategic priorities and mobilizing to adapt and respond to the ongoing market changes.
Ringing the Register: Key growth strategies for retail CEOs
PwC Retail Consulting Services recently conducted a study of CEOs of 21 chain retailers in the specialty sector (90%) (including apparel, jewelry and footwear) and department store sector (10%).
In Brief: Strategic Inventory Management – Providing what matters, when it matters
The following edition of In brief discusses inventory management and how PwC Canada’s Retail Consulting Services can help you come up with a winning strategy.
In Brief: Assortment Optimization – Making an impact in 12 seconds or less
The following publication discusses some of the key practices behind assortment optimization to help you understand consumer trends and offer customers what they want, when they want it.
Canadian Retail Security Survey 2012
Canadian retailers continue to experience challenging times with difficult domestic and global economies, changing consumer behaviour and an increasingly competitive retail landscape.
The following article from PwC Canada's Retail Consulting Services discusses the four principles of rules-based markdowns and how Canadian retailers can best leverage them to improve and strengthen their bottom lines.
Retailing in Canada
This TNS Retail Forward and PwC report leverages renowned thought leadership capabilities in global retailing and shopper insights as well as retailer and supplier interviews and extensive store audits of retail operations across Canada.