Advisory offers members tailored support over and above our Stylus membership service.

Stylus Advisory draws on global trend research by Stylus, delivering cross-sector insight on consumer lifestyle, product and engagement.

The Advisory team brings trends to life and distils, curates and communicates trends for members, using a combination of bespoke reports, presentations and on-call advisory services.

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Fashion Flagship
Case Study 1

High Street Fashion Retailer

Their Challenge: ‘As we expand into new markets, how should we develop our new flagship stores for today’s and tomorrow’s teens? How would flagships differ across six specified markets?’

Future of Food
Case Study 2

Global FMCG Brand Group

Their Challenge: ‘What is the future for food in developed and emerging markets? How will technology change how we grow, farm, store, shop, select and serve food in the future?’

Future Mobility
Case Study 3

International Auto Manufacturer

Their Challenge: ‘How will different demographics adapt to new technologies and develop new expectations around mobility? What will this mean for our automotive brands’ products, services and communications?’

ADVISORY CLIENTS SAY

"We can count on the advisory team to really bring trends to life. They helped us develop new strategies that we could use across our brands to engage consumers in new ways."

Strategist
Global beverage brand group

ADVISORY SERVICES

Stylus Advisory delivers actionable insights through three key services:

1. Advisory: 6-8 weeks lead time 
A bespoke mix of Stylus trends and unique research conducted specifically for your brief, carried out by our Advisory team and our global network of experts (looking 3-5 years ahead).

2. Stylus Vision: 10-12 weeks lead time 
Unique insights and foresight for your longer-term strategy, including how shifts in STEEP (Social, Tech, Environmental, Economic and Political) drivers will effect long-term change and influence consumer behaviour, design and engagement trends (looking 10-15 years ahead).

3. Stylus Innovation View: 1 week lead time 
In-market examples and current category trends are used to get agencies up-to-speed fast, for pitches, brainstorming and planning. Drawing on Stylus research and hearing views and ideas direct from our experts (looking up to 18 months ahead).

ADVISORY TEAM

With collective experience spanning trend forecasting, consulting, research, design, brand strategy, journalism and beyond, our team of global experts is equipped to help solve your most pressing business challenges – no matter what industry or category you work in.

HOW CAN WE HELP?

To find out how we would approach working with you on a particular business problem or opportunity, complete the form below and a member of our team will be in touch shortly.

Stylus

Stylus is our research and analysis membership service. We report on global trends across consumer lifestyle, product development and consumer engagement.

Events

Comprised of Decoded Fashion, unbound, Creative Business Cup and Novus, our global events bring you closer to the people and brands that are using creative and technological innovation to drive business growth.

STYLUS CURVE
News and insights for the innovators, the creators and the curious.

Stylus Curve is our free, inspirational news site designed for anyone interested in creativity and innovation.

Our team of trend experts use exacting criteria to identify the must-read stories of the day concerning global innovation and the creative industries.