Over the past few months we have taken time to chat to a range of different retailers. We hear their thoughts on buying stock, changes in customers, effects of tourism and what positives they have found throughout the pandemic. Watch the videos below to see the full discussions!

Talking Shop - April

In this interview speakers include:

Yvonne Carr – Senior Retail Manager, Visit Scotland
Julie Pearson – Owner, Cloudberry Gifts
Helen Crawford – Owner, Old School Beauly

Hearing from these Scottish retailers on their thoughts for re-opening on 26th April 2021 and how they have changed their businesses throughout the pandemic.

Talking Shop - June

In this interview speakers include:

Caroline Reid – Head of Retail & Merchandise, National Trust for Scotland Archie MacDonald – Director, Highland Soap Co
Soni Ahmed – Owner, Maia Gifts

Hearing from three new Scottish retailers on how their retail outlets and customers have changed since the re-opening after lockdown. Are they buying new stock via online? How has tourism affected their footfall?