To be the premier international scholarly academy for exchange and advancement of research and managerial best practices in all fields of business, economics, and management.
The purpose of ABSR is to inspire, recognise and support excellence in the business and retail management, throughout the United Kingdom and internationally. It takes a lead in facilitating international collaboration, providing an independent and authoritative source of advice, and contributing to academic debate and research. It endeavours to take a lead in facilitating international collaboration, providing an independent and authoritative source of advice. The Academy supports a range of activities and publication (print and electronic), which aim to stimulate curiosity, to inspire and develop future generations of scholars, and to encourage appreciation of the social, economic and cultural value of these areas of study.