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Podcasts from Top Retail Influencers to Add to Your Queue in 2022

Want more fresh retail takes? We curated a list of the best podcasts featuring RETHINK Retail’s Top Retail Influencers. Listen to hours of insights from the best and brightest thought leaders with their fingers on the pulse of the retail industry.



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Amazing Business Radio | Shep Hyken:


Amazing Business Radio features customer service expert and New York Times bestselling author Shep Hyken who interviews leading business professionals and other customer experience experts.







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Ashley Talks | Ashley Dudarenok:

Ashley Dudarenok interviews thought leaders and entrepreneurs about China, marketing, entrepreneurship, technology, and women in business.








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Brave Commerce | Sarah Hofstetter:

MikMak Founder & CEO Rachel Tipograph and Profitero’s President Sarah Hofstetter tackle what’s relevant in eCommerce today for the world’s biggest brands




Conversations with CommerceNext

Conversations with CommerceNext | Veronika Sonsev, Michael LeBlanc:


Sharing career advice and marketing strategies from eCommerce and digital marketing leaders at retailers and direct-to-consumer brands.








CrimeScience (Loss Prevention Research Council Weekly Series) | Read Hayes, Tony D’Onofrio:


Discover the ins and outs of crime, loss prevention & asset protection, and the retail industry through CrimeScience, a podcast that informs, educates, and empowers professionals to implement real, useful solutions.







Customer Centricity | Martin Newman:


Empowering positive change for consumers and brands.








Future Commerce | Phillip Jackson:


Future Commerce is the leading podcast for eCommerce and digital operators alike who aren’t looking for the next conversion rate optimization tip or how to execute a playbook. 








New Business + Retail Insights | Venkatesh (Venky) Shankar:


This podcast features interviews with leading researchers and business leaders who bring out cutting-edge insights on business and retailing.








Omni Talk | Chris Walton, Anne Mezzenga:


Omni Talk is a series of podcast productions from OmniTalk.blog, hosted by leading omnichannel retail experts, Chris Walton and Anne Mezzenga.

Chris and Anne are the founders of Omnitalk.blog, one of the fastest growing blogs in retail.







Resilient Retail | Kristen LaFrance:


A daily Business and Entrepreneur podcast featuring Kristen LaFrance








Retail Adventures | Georganne Bender, Rich Kizer, Jeremey Sea, Ian Scott:


Covering all things retail and staying on top of current trends.







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Retail Remix | Alicia Esposito:


Retail Remix is a new podcast series brought to you by Retail TouchPoints, the industry’s leading source for news, insights, and research for all things customer experience







RetailAID (on Youtube) | Gary Newbury:


Various podcasts & educational materials relating to changing Retail Supply Chains & The Last Mile to become more Agile, Innovative, and Digital (hence RetailAID).







Retail Transformation Show | Oliver Banks:


You’ll pick up actionable tips and tactics to lead successful change—whether that’s developing lean operating models, improving customer experience, driving digital transformation or seizing omni-channel opportunities.







Re-Tales.io | Rebekah Kondrat:


RE-Tales.io is a community exploring DTC,  eCommerce & technology powered by retail & shopping centers.






Spieckerman Speaks Retail | Carol Spieckerman:


Join retail strategist and top influencer Carol Spieckerman every other Tuesday as she navigates past the noise to get to the heart of what really matters in retail







Tell Me Something Good About Retail | Bob Phibbs:


Conversations with retailers and their suppliers that shine a light on the most positive aspects of retail.








The Business of Retail | David Ian Gray, George Minakakis, Gary Newbury, Craig Patterson:


A small, diverse group of Canadian thought leaders gathered virtually to speculate, collaborate and share their insights on the waves of disruption facing retailers.







The eCommerce Growth Show USA | Scott Emmons:

Plug in at your leisure for the latest thought leadership topics for your eCommerce brand to help you keep abreast of the industry and pick up those all important marginal gains to help you continue to grow.





The Jason & Scot Show | E-Commerce and Retail News- Jason Goldberg:


Join hosts Jason “Retailgeek” Goldberg, Chief Commerce Strategy Officer at Publicis, and Scot Wingo, CEO of GetSpiffy and Founder and Executive Chairman of Channel Advisor, as they discuss the latest news and trends in the world of e-commerce and digital shopper marketing.







The Prof G Pod with Scott Galloway | Scott Galloway:


Every week best-selling author, professor and entrepreneur Scott Galloway answers questions from you (his listeners) on who’s winning and losing, and how you can get ahead







The Merchant Life (on Youtube) | Liza Amlani:


Retail content by a retailer. Interviews, thought leadership, opinions and talking shop.







Christine-RussoRCCA | Christine Russo:

Christine helps retailers solve major pain points, understand and use new technical solutions and digitize their brick and mortar locations.




The Positive Effect | April Sabrel:


April Sabral an experienced retail executive, founder of retailu and author of the positive effect chats with retail leaders about their career, leadership, retail and so much more in this weekly podcast.







The Remarkable Retail Podcast | Steve Dennis, Michael LeBlanc :


Steve Dennis and Michael LeBlanc, along with special guests, including top retailers and industry thought leaders, explore the latest events within the retail industry and beyond for a lively and interactive journey to Remarkable Retail







The Resilient Retail Game Plan | Catherine Erdly:


The Resilient Retail Game Plan is a podcast dedicated to one thing – breaking down the concepts and tools Catherine Erdly has gathered from twenty years in the retail industry and showing you how you can use them in your business.







The Retail Prophet | Doug Stephens:

Join Doug Stephens, Founder of Retail Prophet and author of Reengineering Retail: The Future of Selling in a Post-Digital World as he explores the fascinating trends, technologies and behaviors shaping the future of retail and commerce.








The Retailistic Podcast | Deborah Weinswig:

Join Deborah Weinswig of Coresight Research as she hosts discussions on a range of topics at the intersection of retail and technology.









The Retail Razor Show | Ricardo Belmar:


The Retail Razor Show cuts through the clutter in #retail and #retailtech. They talk about what disruption really matters, who’s causing it, and how they’re transforming retail in every segment.







The Watson Weekly | Rick Watson:


Join Rick Watson, 20+ year eCommerce veteran and CEO & Founder of RMW Commerce Consulting, to hear all the latest in the world of eCommerce—from established players like Amazon and Shopify to the new startups, fresh off their latest round of funding.







The What’s What | Matt Marcotte:


The What’s What, a delightfully curated rundown of the latest industry happenings and why they matter to YOU—courtesy of the RCG Industry Advisory team.








This Week in Innovation | Jeff Roster:


Jeff Roster (Gartner & IHL retail sector analyst) and Brian Sathianathan (the VC) explore the retail sector startup community on This Week in Innovation podcast







What’s In Store | Andrew Busby:


From the future of retail to the psychology of the consumer, this podcast provides a unique insight into the trends and challenges impacting the industry.







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The Voice of Retail Michael LeBlanc:


Each and every week LeBlanc interviews the most interesting people in and around the retail industry, examining the key issues and strategies on the minds of thought leaders in Canada, the U.S. and around the world.






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The Food Professor | Michael LeBlanc, Dr. Sylvain Charlebois:


Join Dr. Sylvain Charlebois, Senior Director, Agri-Food Analytics Lab at Dalhousie University in Halifax with host Michael LeBlanc from The Voice of Retail podcast as they look at the hot issues in the food, foodservice, grocery and restaurant industries.





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Global E-Commerce Tech Talks | Michael LeBlanc, Kent Allen, Jim Okamura, Scott Silverman:


Together with thought leaders Kent Allen, Jim Okamura, and Scott Silverman along with host, retail and eCommerce veteran Michael LeBlanc bring you insightful & action oriented episodes laser focussed on 100% cross-border, global eCommerce.




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Retail in America | Ron Thurston


This podcast is part of the RETAIL IN AMERICA tour in an Airstream trailer, a journey to discover the incredible retail heroes all across the country, celebrating retail culture, community, and careers.







Retail Retold | Chris Ressa


The Retail Retold Podcast highlights community retailer stories from across the country and gives a behind-the-scenes perspective from business leaders in both retail and real estate industries. The show’s episodes contain valuable insights that help solve the needs of entrepreneurs and real estate pros.






RRSPA Trusted Advisor Podcast| Retail Solutions Providers Association (RSPA)


“The Trusted Advisor,” powered by the Retail Solutions Providers Association (RSPA), is an award-winning content series designed specifically for point of sale resellers and software developers.







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Retail Rundown | Julia Hare and RETHINK team:


The evolution of retail in today’s connected world.
Join RETHINK Retail as we explore the most recent trends and innovations in commerce.