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Episode 35 - Steve Dennis

Tell Me More

In the latest episode of "Tell Me More," Renee has a conversation with Steve Dennis, a strategic advisor, speaker and author on retail innovation. They talk about Steve's career, his book Remarkable Retail: How to Win & Keep Customers in the Age of Disruption, and his thoughts on the retail industry. Music Credits: "Ingenuity" by Lee Rosevere


28 Jun 2021

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Remarkable Grocery Retail with best-selling author Steve Dennis

The Food Professor

Welcome to the The Food Professor podcast episode 25  I’m Michael LeBlanc, and I’m Sylvain Charlebois! The Food Professor is presented  by omNovos the digital customer engagement solution for grocery and restaurant marketers, helping you solve your customer’s most daunting questions:  what should I eat today? Find out how you can get personal and grow sales with omNovos at www.realcustomerengagement.com I’m crossing the streams as they would say in Ghostbusters in this episode Sylvain with our special guest, and my “other” podcast partner from the Remarkable Retail podcast Stevse Dennis!  Top retail strategist, best selling author, and has just released the 2nd, all new updated edition of his book Remarkable Retail. We’ll talk to Steve about what it takes for grocery retailers to compete, and some U.S. best in class examples from this Texas-based retail strategist. But speaking of books and authors, let’s talk about your new book - Poutine Nation!  Tell us all about your journey in writing the book and what it’s about Let’s talk about your latest research from the Agri-Foods lab; weight gain, stress - what did you discover So it’s April almost May, I wanted to check in on how your predictions for food price inflation from the Canada’s Food Price Report were shaping up - at, ahead, worse, better than predicted? Couple of last things…anything notable in the Federal Budget that you would comment on for the Food Industry…seems like something for everyone so I’d b e surprised if there wasn’t a little-something something… We have a special announcement - our YouTube channel is live! ****** Thanks again to the folks at omNovos for being our presenting sponsor! If you liked what you heard you can subscribe on Apple iTunes , Spotify or your favourite podcast platform, please rate and review, and be sure and recommend to a friend or colleague in the grocery, foodservice,  or restaurant industry.    I’m Michael LeBlanc, producer and host of The Voice of Retail podcast and a bunch of other stuff, and I’m Sylvain Charlebois! Have a safe week everyone! teve Dennis is an advisor, keynote speaker and author on strategic growth and business innovation. You can learn more about Steve on his       website.    The expanded and revised edition of his bestselling book  Remarkable Retail: How To Win & Keep Customers in the Age of Disruption  is now available for preorder at  Amazon or just about anywhere else books are sold. Steve regularly shares his insights in his role as a      Forbes senior contributor and on       Twitter and       LinkedIn. You can also check out his speaker "sizzle" reel      here. Michael LeBlanc  is the Founder & President of M.E. LeBlanc & Company Inc and a Senior Advisor to Retail Council of Canada as part of his advisory and consulting practice.   He brings 25+ years of brand/retail/marketing & eCommerce leadership experience, and has been on the front lines of retail industry change for his entire career.  Michael is the producer and host of a network of leading podcasts including Canada’s top retail industry podcast,       The Voice of Retail, plus        Global E-Commerce Tech Talks  and       The Food Professor  with Dr. Sylvain Charlebois.  You can learn more about Michael       here  or on       LinkedIn. 


29 Apr 2021

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The 8 Essentials of Remarkable Retail with Steve Dennis

Resilient Retail

In our final pre-season episode, Kristen and Steve Dennis sit down once more to discuss the 8 essentials of Remarkable Retail. Hear how your store can embrace these essentials to survive, and thrive, in the coming years.


1 Apr 2021

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6 Major Ways the Pandemic Impacted Retail: Setting the Stage with Steve Dennis

Resilient Retail

Steve Dennis is a consultant, keynote speaker, author, and podcast host focused on retail growth and innovation. He has been named a top global retail influencer by multiple organizations and his thoughts on the future of shopping are regularly shared in his role as a Forbes Senior Contributor. Steve's best-selling book-- "Remarkable Retail: How to Win & Keep Customers in the Age of Disruption"--will be released in a completely revised and expanded 2nd edition this Spring. Steve is currently the President of SageBerry Consulting. Prior to founding SageBerry, he was the chief strategy officer and SVP, multichannel marketing for the Neiman Marcus Group. Today, we talk about the 6 major changes COVID-19 brought to the retail world, and what they mean for local small business owners.

1hr 12mins

18 Mar 2021

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Steve Dennis: Inside the Dream

Eat, Pray, Britney

In this episode, we interview biographer Steve Dennis! His book, Britney: Inside the Dream, is required reading for our podcast, so we were thrilled to ask him all of our burning Britney questions.  Steve shares many fascinating insights about Britney's childhood, family, fame, and life-shaping events, and puts Britney the person back in the forefront of the conversation.

1hr 32mins

15 Mar 2021

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SHOPOLOGY The Interviews: Steve Dennis on Remarkable Retail

SHOPOLOGY with Dr Jason Pallant

This interview is truly Remarkable!In the latest instalment of The Interviews for SHOPOLOGY, Dr Jason Pallant interviewed Steve Dennis about the keys to Remarkable Retail and how the industry should respond to the post-Covid future. Steve Dennis is a titan of retail, having worked at and consulted to many Fortune 500 retailers. He now co-hosts the Remarkable Retail podcast and is about to launch the 2nd edition of his Remarkable Retail book. In this detailed interview, Steve and Jason discuss:What remarkable retail means and why 'very good is no longer good enough'What has changed, and what hasn't, as a result of the Covid-19 pandemicThe death of the boring middle and how to escapeHybridisation and harmonisation taking over from 'omni-channel' retailWhy closing stores to reduce costs may be counterproductive long termThe danger of trying to be the next 'Warby Parker of whatever'The next 'blind spots' for retailersThe Interviews series for SHOPOLOGY brings you in-depth discussions with the top minds in retail, facilitated by Dr Jason Pallant from Swinburne Business School and Dr Louise Grimmer from the University of Tasmania. 


2 Mar 2021

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Steve Dennis (Transform Youself For Success)

Conversations With Success Podcast

Conversations With Success Podcast weekly chat with Steve Dennis this week explores the topic "Transform Yourself For Success, Your Second Story"! In this inspiring Eric and Steve converse on the mind being wounded (wounded mind) and how we all have the Ability and Authority to change our Story for Success at any moment!


18 Nov 2020

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Steve Dennis (Unforgiveness)

Conversations With Success Podcast

Conversations With Success Podcast weekly chat with Steve Dennis this week features a conversation on "Unforgiveness" and how holding on to unforgiveness and not releasing/letting go can hinder our progress to greater Life and Success! In this Episode Eric and Steve explore principles to practice to strengthen the forgiveness muscle to lift you while also increasing your personal belief of living lighter! 


10 Nov 2020

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Steve Dennis (Fulfilling Your Potential)

Conversations With Success Podcast

Conversations With Success weekly chat with Steve Dennis this focuses on "Fulfilling Your Potential"! In this enlightening and empowering Episode, Eric and Steve discuss how to get from where you are to where you want to go as well as points to help you produce the potential you came packaged with at birth!


27 Oct 2020

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How Do Physical Retailers Survive the Digital Age? with Steve Dennis

eCommerce Deep Dive

In Episode 16, Steve Dennis joins the show to discuss his new book, "Remarkable Retail: How to Win & Keep Customers in the Age of Digital Disruption". Steve is a consultant, global thought leader, and author focused on retail growth and innovation. His views on the future of retail make for a fascinating conversation with John about customer behavior, digital migration, and COVID-19. For physical retailers who are struggling to keep up with the rise of eCommerce, Steve offers a roadmap for survival and, ultimately, success. About the Guest: Steve Dennis is a leading expert on strategic growth and innovation who speaks worldwide on how business can reignite growth in the age of digital disruption. He has been named a top 5 retail influencer by multiple organizations and his thoughts on the future of shopping are regularly shared in the media and as a Forbes Senior Contributor. His new book is Remarkable Retail: How to Win & Keep Customers in the Age of Digital Disruption. Connect with Steve Dennis on LinkedIn ____________ Connect wih John Ghiorso on LinkedIn Learn more about Orca Pacific


21 Jul 2020