In this episode of the RETHINK Retail Podcast, host and RETHINK Retail CCO Kirat Anand dives into a conversation with Group VP of Innovation at AmeriCo Group and Global Retail Leader Barry McGeough, who shares his journey from aspiring opera singer to influential product innovator.
Barry’s insights into applied innovation and sustainability in the retail industry offer a unique perspective, drawing from his experiences at renowned companies like Google, PVH, Speedo, and Tommy Hilfiger.
His emphasis on the symbiotic relationship between sustainability and profitability, as well as the need to adapt to sustainability mandates, makes this episode a must-listen for retail industry leaders looking to drive growth and success through innovative and sustainable practices.
With a focus on balancing product development, staying ahead of tech trends, and creating positive environmental and social impact, Barry’s playbook for applied innovation offers actionable insights for retail executives striving to lead their businesses into a more sustainable and profitable future.
“If you want to go fast, go by yourself, but if you want to go far, go with others.” – Barry McGeough
Nominate the next Global Retail Leader: www.globalretailleaders.com/membership
Connect with us on LinkedIn: www.linkedin.com/company/rethink-industries/
For more retail insights visit www.rethink.industries
If you enjoyed this episode, please let us know by subscribing to our channel and giving us a 5 star rating on Spotify, Apple Podcasts and Goodpods!
– – – – – –
Hosted by Kirat Anand
Produced by Gabriella Bock
Research by Maggie Schwenn