Bring Your
Retail Experience
To Life!


Specialising in developing retail propositions across tourism and heritage sites throughout Ireland. JK Consulting was founded by Jennifer Kennedy, a skilled and creative business leader with over 18 years’ experience across multiple brands. Most recently, the Head of Retail for the Guinness Storehouse. Jennifer has also worked with other leading brands including Brown Thomas, Pringle of Scotland, Habitat and Next.  She is a member of the Development and Strategy Committee for the National Museum Ireland, a Fáilte Ireland Mentor and Trainer and currently Director of The Dublin Liberties Business Forum. With expertise in product design, experiential retail, project management and retail operations, JK Consulting can deliver exceptional retail growth with a focus on Product, People and Place.



Project Management

We will work with you and your team to devise a bespoke strategy to grow your business.We will take ownership of managing this project from end to end, encompassing product, people and place. Our commitment is to ensure you are in a sustainable growth position for the future of your business.


Product Concept and Development

We will create product concepts which are truly reflective and appropriate to your brand.Once concepts have been devised, we will partner with 3rd party suppliers to develop and deliver product. Products will be created to meet the expectations of your visitor and leave the lasting memory of their experience.


Revenue Increase Promise

Our clients love this, we will provide you with a detailed plan on how you can substantially increase your revenue.We will provide you with phasing and timelines for delivery. We will create relevant Key Performance Indicators [KPI’s] for your business that are tangible and measurable to ensure success.


Store Planning

Innovative and creative solutions for your store layout and planning are an integral part of running a successful retail operation. We will put structure and processes in place to enable you to showcase your product offer in the most commercially effective way to grow your bottom line. We will develop pricing strategies and shrinkage processes to maximise your return.


Team Development

High performing teams are the most effective way to enable your business to grow and flourish.We provide training that focuses on each individuals strengths and we use the situational leadership model to build teams. We align business and talent strategies that drive performance, and deliver exceptional results. We focus on hospitality training as a key to delivering exceptional customer service to your visitors. We are experienced in business coaching, training and speaking.


Strategic Business Development

Your brand is your unique selling point and therefore how it is represented through packaging, logo and design is crucial to your overall brand perception. We will guide and advise on branding to ensure you never look stale or boring. Brand perception is key to growing brand awareness and future advocates. As a key member of the leadership team for the Guinness Storehouse, I have developed their retail brand solutions and maximized commercial return.

Creating a vibrant retail offer that tells the story of your brand is key to delivering an exceptional retail experience!

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Bring your Retail Experience to life!


Guinness Enterprise Centre

Business Center in Dublin
Address: Taylor’s Ln, Ushers, Dublin 8




+353 86 2856964, 01 8359492