How UK retail destinations and high streets have been impacted throughout the pandemic and since the lifting of all restrictions, and how destinations have adapted

Date: 29th September 2021
Time: 14:00 (BST)

Springboard’s Marketing & Insights Director, Diane Wehrle, will take a closer look at how retail destinations and high streets have fared throughout the pandemic, the lessons learnt during this period, as well as footfall and retail trends since the lifting of all restrictions.

We will be joined by some exciting industry guests who will be sharing the trends they have experienced so far, and their expectations for retail performance for the rest of 2021 and the Christmas trading period.

About the Speakers

Diane Wehrle
Marketing & Insights Director. Springboard

Diane is regarded as one of the leading experts on retail and retail destinations, with unparalleled knowledge and expertise in understanding current and emerging retail issues and consumer trends. Diane is a regular commentator on the performance of retail for national broadcast and print media, appearing regularly on BBC, ITV, Sky News and CNBC and her opinion is often quoted in the UK’s national and regional press.

Diane has 30 years’ experience in retail, and is a founding director of Springboard which was established in 2002. Diane leads all of Springboard’s insights, and authors its regular commentaries, articles, reviews, and topical reports. She specialises in delivering intelligence and insights on both current retail performance and long term retail trends to retailers, hospitality occupiers, landlords, investors and place managers.