Opinion: Julian Richer’s gift shows retail at its best

Julian Richer photo by Peter Searle

Retail entrepreneur Julian Richer showed the retail industry in the best light when he passed control of his business to staff last week.

Richer’s gift to his employees made headlines for days and was welcome respite from news about CVAs or the ‘death of the high street’.

His approach is evidence that, as technology transforms retail, great people remain a powerful differentiator.

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