35 episodes

Welcome to the Voice on Demand Podcast by MECS+R (MECSC)! The Voice on Demand podcast is designed to help advance the Shopping Centre and Retail Industry in the region. Listeners will come to be inspired, motivated, get entertained, and educated by the most promising Retail Professionals in the Industry sharing their Retail Tips, Shopping Mall Strategies, Retail Market Trends and Overview and Retail Industry Related Insights among others.

Should you wish to be featured on our show, send us an email at connect@mecsc.org.

Happy Listening!

Voice on Demand - Retail Podcast by MECS+R (MECSC) The Middle East Council of Shopping Centres & Retailers

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    • 4.7, 3 Ratings

Welcome to the Voice on Demand Podcast by MECS+R (MECSC)! The Voice on Demand podcast is designed to help advance the Shopping Centre and Retail Industry in the region. Listeners will come to be inspired, motivated, get entertained, and educated by the most promising Retail Professionals in the Industry sharing their Retail Tips, Shopping Mall Strategies, Retail Market Trends and Overview and Retail Industry Related Insights among others.

Should you wish to be featured on our show, send us an email at connect@mecsc.org.

Happy Listening!

    (Part 2) Virtuous Consumption: When malls and small businesses do good

    (Part 2) Virtuous Consumption: When malls and small businesses do good

    To promote the well-being for residents, lets explore how shopping centers and small and medium retail centers acts as catalysts to not only increase local economies but participate in shaping a healthy ecosystem. With Garance Choko, CEO & Founder of Coda Societies, Firm based in NYC that specializes in shaping social and economic infrastructures promoting equity worldwide.

    For more updates, follow us on www.mecsc.org or email us at publishing@mecsc.org

    • 12 min
    Virtuous Consumption: When malls and small businesses do good

    Virtuous Consumption: When malls and small businesses do good

    To promote the well-being for residents, lets explore how shopping centers and small and medium retail centers acts as catalysts to not only increase local economies but participate in shaping a healthy ecosystem. With Garance Choko, CEO & Founder of Coda Societies, Firm based in NYC that specializes in shaping social and economic infrastructures promoting equity worldwide.

    For more updates, follow us on www.mecsc.org or email us at publishing@mecsc.org

    • 8 min
    History 101 on Arabic Perfumes

    History 101 on Arabic Perfumes

    Another exciting episode with Mostafa Diga, Operations Manager at Abdul Samad Al Quraishi Perfumes Company. An exclusive, with a 150 year old company in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia. Learn how they grow from 3 --> to 370+ branches around the world. And whats in store for them next!

    For more details or/ to connect with Mostafa and Abdul Samad Al Quraishi Co. contact us at MECS+R, or contact Justin Espiritu at publishing@mecsc.org


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    • 4 min
    Impact of COVID-19 In The Shopping Centre and Retail Industry

    Impact of COVID-19 In The Shopping Centre and Retail Industry

    Special Episode recorded live during the webinar series hosted by the MECS+R.

    Discussion Points
    -Insights on how landlords should support the retailers and how the retailers can survive during shutdown.
    -Does a retailer have the legal grounds to break out from the lease or renegotiate the terms using the force majeur clause?
    -Insights on the effects of COVID-19 and rebound in China retail.
    -Changes in the habits of consumers resulting to changes in retailer mix.
    -Malls going virtually online.

    • 54 min
    Wore The Same Outfit For The 5th Time And Was The Coolest In The Room

    Wore The Same Outfit For The 5th Time And Was The Coolest In The Room

    Sustainability will be the only way to do business and those who didn’t incorporate in time are going to be left behind. Small changes matter, and it starts from our behavior as consumers. The access to information and the fact that we are more conscious about our impact is doing its part too. Join us today with Vikram Malkani CEO and Founder of The Albex Group.

    • 14 min
    Retail Evolution Across The Middle East l Anthony Spary l CBRE

    Retail Evolution Across The Middle East l Anthony Spary l CBRE

    Retail Evolution Across The Middle East (Pre-COVID-19)

    In this episode we have the honor of having a globally acclaimed and highly regarded expert in the retail and real estate industry, Anthony Spary, Director & Head of Retail at CBRE Dubai. We talk about relaxed licensing laws, direct corporate entry, APAC retailers in the Middle East and new franchise opportunities.

    As a listener and a retail stakeholder, ask yourself, how do you think the retail landscape will be in the next 5 years?

    • 30 min

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