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Feb 6, 2020

Mike Jordan is Retail Research Manager at ShopCore Properties. He explains why his firm buys or sells a property and the strategy behind investing in bricks-and-mortar grocery-anchored centers. ShopCore owns over 20 million square feet of retail and is a part of the Blackstone portfolio of companies.

James Cook is the...


Jan 30, 2020

Ginger Flesher-Sonnier and Duncan Ward of The Ginger Companies talk about their growing chain of competitive socializing concepts. Escape Room Live is designed to a level of detail that has been described as a Hollywood film set. Throw Social features curling, axe throwing and football bowling. Kick Axe Throwing has...


Jan 23, 2020

Paco Underhill explains how retail has changed along with society, and also how it hasn't changed at all. He is the author of bestselling books about the science of shopping, including Why We Buy and Call of the Mall. His company Envirosell uses the observational tools of anthropology to improve retail and...


Jan 16, 2020

What happened behind the scenes this holiday shopping season? Industrial researchers George Cutro and Chad Buch talk about how consumer goods travel via ship, rail and truck on their way to retail stores and consumers' homes; the types of industrial buildings products are stored in; and how companies get the...


Visit Showfields in NYC

Jan 3, 2020

Is Showfields in New York the most interesting store in the world? Watch the video and judge for yourself! James Cook and Taylor Coyne meet with Cephas Knighton-Ward to learn how the store works.