Walpole delivers fresh and relevant insights for our members through our active thought leadership programme. We monitor and review the luxury industry, providing members with a Luxury Press Digest direct to their inbox daily.
In addition to this we commission research and organise seminars and workshops. Through our community, we have access to a network of the UK’s most experienced executives, creative minds and thought leaders, who we collaborate with to stay at the forefront of the luxury industry. To read all our thought leadership features from the past few years, please click here.

Research: 05/06/2012

A new insight report on the British luxury industry with McKinsey & Company.

Articles: 01/04/2013

Besides enlisting cultural commerce, luxury brands now find themselves in the business of stretching our intellect, says Lucia van der Post.

Articles: 29/05/2013

Robb Young on how ultra-luxury goods and mind-blowing experiences reveal lucrative opportunities at the apex of the market.

Research: 15/03/2016

Now in its fifth year, the UK Luxury Benchmark Study, produced in conjunction with Wealth-X and Walpole, has become an established report on the UK luxury market.

Articles: 01/03/2013

In this post-Olympic year, Guy Salter asks: Is national pride essential to our competiveness or a luxury we can’t afford?

Articles: 02/02/2013

Europe’s luxury sector is finally getting the recognition it deserves, as Ben Hughes, the Chairman of Walpole British Luxury, tells Simon Brooke.

Research: 01/09/2015

Read the new research report commissioned by Walpole:"The economic and financial contribution of high-end creative and cultural industries to the UK economy”

Articles: 09/12/2014

Read Walpole's latest Europe-wide research report into the luxury industry, developed in association with Frontier Economics.

Articles: 01/06/2013

Sophie Doran demystifies the next generation of social platforms, now that luxury has finally grasped the art of ‘liking’ and ‘hashtagging’.