Retail Transformation Show with Oliver Banks

Retail Transformation Show with Oliver Banks

Latest Episodes

144: Resurrecting Retail After The Pandemic
July 26, 2021

The pandemic has disrupted all areas of life, and retail is of course no exception. But as the world's super-large retailers continue to expand their businesses, there are questions that we must all a

143: The Return Of Stores
July 19, 2021

The pandemic caused turbulence for many physical stores. However, as life slowly returns, there are some big opportunities for stores to bounce back. Here to report from his store tours, retail consul

142: The Modern Retail Operating Model
July 12, 2021

We’ve seen huge shifts in the retail marketplace and as a result, there are now aspects that must fit in the modern retail operating model. This episode was recorded at the virtual event, Retail Trans

141: Simplification Isn’t Rocket Science
July 05, 2021

One of the key challenges with simplification is the deployment of it. Without effective change management processes, a so-called "easy" change can quickly become problematic. But there are considerat

140: Retail Transformation Live 3 Preview
July 01, 2021

Retail Transformation Live is back. This is the virtual event to help give you the insight, the ideas and the inspiration to successfully transform retail. With expert speakers from around the world,

139: Why We Don’t ‘Keep It Simple’
June 21, 2021

The benefit of hindsight allows us to see the complicated processes and operating models. But these decisions are like this for a reason. Productivity expert, Simon Hedaux, joins transformation expert, Oliver Banks,

138: Simplification Stories At Nisa
June 14, 2021

Simplification projects should boost improvement - but it doesn't mean that they are necessarily simple themselves. They can be large and with many facets and workstreams. In this episode, I'm joined by Steve Leach,

137: Is Lean Six Sigma Still Relevant?
June 07, 2021

Simplification is still critical for continuously improving retail operating models. Lean Six Sigma has often been seen as a methodology to boost efficiency and cut costs. But in our fast-paced and agile world, is Lean Six Sigma still relevant?

136: Understanding The Circular Economy
May 31, 2021

The "circular economy" is a key topic when it comes to delivering true sustainability. But the term risks being misunderstood if used as a buzzword, although it offers huge opportunities. To help us understand the circular economy and what it means for...

135: 3 Driving Factors To Transform
May 24, 2021

We've seen huge changes driven by the pandemic but consumer behaviour and the retail market continues to change. To respond, retailers must change and transform. But with so much going on, it's easy to oversee important elements. So, in this episode,