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John Ryan

John Ryan

Managing Director, Newstores
United Kingdom

John Ryan is an analyst, consultant and journalist covering retail design, product merchandising, strategy and marketing for a variety of companies and magazines.

As founder and managing director of ‘Newstores’ he provides a service that delivers details daily of new stores from around the world for retail boards in the UK and overseas.

John is, among other things, European editor of VMSD, a contributor to Retail Week and Stores + Shops in Germany. On the consultancy side, his clients range from Deloitte to Carpetright, Marks & Spencer to Sainsbury’s.

In a previous life, he was a retail buyer for C&A, a role he fulfilled for 14 years in London and Dusseldorf. 


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