Weekly Round-Up

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Here’s a round-up of some of the key industry news stories that we’ve brought you this week, in case you missed them…

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Here are this week’s key stories:

Mental Health Awareness Training

It’s hard to understand how the events of the last year have impacted on the welfare of the people around us. And whilst many of us are focused on the mental wellbeing of ourselves and our colleagues, we probably still have only begun to break down the barriers to discussion of this topic. To help you promote awareness and positive action within your company, we have put together a training course, commissioned in partnership with The HR Point as part of the MI Academy. Click on the link above to find out more.

Glasgow based guitarguitar double down their bet on physical retail with Europe exclusive 

Guitarguitar’s flagship store in Glasgow this week announced the launch of Europe’s first Roland Store; a specialised area where music aficionados can try out the new face of retail, defying high street trends following months of lockdown and an extremely challenging retail environment, only in Glasgow city centre.With the ability to tailor the experience to each customer, guitarguitar Glasgow and Roland can now create an in-store experience like no other, adapting light, videos and music to each customer’s preference to create a personalised shopping experience, thought to be the first of its kind. Click on the link above to find out more.

‘The Retailer’ Spring 2021 Edition

The Retailer is the British Retail Consortium’s in-house quarterly online magazine that provides thought-leading insights from BRC experts and Associate Members. We are pleased to share the Spring 2021 edition of The Retailer with you. This is a valuable resource for professionals working across all areas of retail.

The MIacademy kicks off it’s first session of many with 3 HR Training Sessions

This week the MIacademy got off to a great start with 3 HR Training sessions courtesy of Nicky Gleadow, Managing Director of The HR Point. Onwards from here we will be providing a variety of sessions offered by the organisation resulting in a body of knowledge that can be accessed on demand. As the initiative develops, Members will be able to shape the content that is offered, to ensure it remains relevant and of support. Click on the link above to find out about our upcoming sessions.