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The Best of 2018: Retail Focus

In 2018, ORDRE showcased new innovative retailers — from community-led multimillion dollar developments to emerging designer pop ups.

2018 has been a fascinating year for retail stories. As technological advancements threaten to push traditional businesses into obsolescence, ORDRE News has witnessed (and had the pleasure of covering) some innovative and truly creative strategies as they emerged.

From brick and mortar retailers fusing AI and data-driven applications into they physical storefronts, to community-first developments like Coal Drops Yard in Kings Cross, we’ve been impressed at how quickly and willingly retailers are adapting to the future of retail.

Below are my favourite stories from 2018, click through to read them in full.