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Specialisation: Retail Management

Learn how to develop and organise new business ideas and concepts in retail
Through the Master’s programme in Service Management specialising in Retail, you will acquire specialised knowledge of the retail industry, and be able to analyse phenomena and situations in organisation theory, customer relations and place development. You will also acquire deeper knowledge in retail marketing, store planning, CSR, sustainability, supply chain management, and customer relationship management.

Manage the retail industry.

A growing demand for higher education

The rapid development of the retail industry and the consequent global challenges have created a situation in which companies need to rethink how they do business. There is an increasing demand for the development of new services and sales strategies on the one hand and for qualified and educated staff on the other.

To meet these demands, the retail industry needs to develop new services and strategies, as well as employ a higher number of qualified staff with an education in the field.

An education for the retail leaders of tomorrow

A Master's degree in Service Management specialising in Retail is a good starting point for students seeking a career in developing and organising new business ideas and concepts within the retail industry. Graduates will be able to work as managers, analysts, consultants or researchers in retail or in other parts of the service sector. The specialisation is also well suited for people who already work in retail and who are aiming to move into retail management, marketing, analysis or project management.

Close cooperation with leading retailers

Because of our extensive network of partner companies, we can offer you interesting study visits, seminars and visiting lecturers from the retail sector. During your studies you will also work on projects in collaboration with our partner companies.

Our contacts with the retail sector will give you up-to-date knowledge of developments within the industry, which will be of great importance to you in your future career.




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The Department of Service Management and Service Studies
Lund University | Campus Helsingborg
Visiting address: Universitetsplatsen 2 Helsingborg
Postal address: Box 882, 251 08 Helsingborg, Sweden
 +46 42-35 66 20
Email: info [at] ism [dot] lu [dot] se

Faculty of Social SciencesCampus Helsingborg