Jeremy Fennell, the Ecommerce Director for Dixons Retail, has taken part in this year’s consultancy project which is part of the final year for retail management students. Jeremy graduated from Bournemouth university Retail Management degree back in 1998 and has since then worked his way up through Dixons Retail. Last year, Retail Week named him… Read more » about Retail Management Graduate takes part in this year’s Retail Management Consultancy Project
Final year Retail Management student Vernon Barns has received one of the Institute of Directors Studentships. For the first time ever, The Institute of Directors offered student membership to their organisation. The memberships were advertised to students back in October and students had to complete a dual questionnaire/IoD application to apply. The applicants were… Read more » about Retail Management student is awarded one of the Institute of Directors Studentships
Dr. Jeff Bray from our Retail Management team contributed today to a debate on BBC radio into the impact of counterfeit products on UK consumers and retailers. The discussion was triggered by the seizure of a large shipment of counterfeit clothing and jewellery at Southampton docks at the weekend. Dr. Bray identified that it is estimated that some… Read more » about Dr. Jeff Bray contributes to a debate on BBC radio into the impact of counterfeit products on UK consumers and retailers.
As well as sharing news with you from the School of Tourism, we also like to share student experiences. Today’s blog comes from Tom Grigoleit who is on his placement year from the Retail Management degree. Below, Tom shares his experiences from his placement: ’During my 2nd year at university I was fortunate enough to… Read more » about Bournemouth University Retail Management Placement Experience for SymphonyIRI Insight Analyst:
As part of the Retail Management degree, students are required to undertake a 40 week placement. Our students have undertaken a wide variety of roles in the past years with big brands often choosing Bournemouth University Students for positions. One of our students, Helen Hyland, is currently been on placement this year at Gatwick Airport…. Read more » about Bournemouth University Retail Management Student Placement Experience at Gatwick Airport: