The Lean: Retail Insights Brief

In this issue of the The Lean: Retail Vol. 3, we dive into recent retail trends and insights with a focus on the opportunity of new store openings, the importance of understanding audience personas, and some thought-starters for how brands can set themselves up for success in 2023.

New York’s Fifth Ave For All Takeaways

Ready for a miracle on Fifth Ave? In New York City, eleven blocks of the world-famous retail stretch of Fifth Avenue was closed off to traffic and opened only for pedestrians in early December. Appropriately named Fifth Avenue for All, this occasion marked the first time Fifth Avenue became a pedestrian-only street in 50 years.