Beth Horn opinion comment Facebook Was this finally the year that retail changed forever?

COMMENT: Was this finally the year that retail changed forever?

Writing exclusively for Retail Gazette, Beth Horn, head of industry (retail & ecommerce) at Facebook, looks at (...)
Jason Ashby comment opinion CEO UK Flooring Direct Covid didn't cause a "shift" to online retail, it just accelerated it

COMMENT: Covid didn’t cause a “shift” to online retail, it just accelerated it

This year saw a channel-shift to online retail that would have taken five or six years without the impact of the Covid-19 pandemic.
COMMENT: Anneke Short Camden Watch Company Online retail tax end of indie retailers high street opinion oped Rishi Sunak

COMMENT: Online retail tax could spell the end of indie retailers on the high...

The Camden Watch Company co-founder Anneke Short on why online retail tax could be the end for indie retailers on high streets.
COMMENT: Creative thinking necessary to revitalise our high streets

COMMENT: Creative thinking necessary to revitalise our high streets

Jo Causon talks about how creative thinking will be necessary to revitalise high streets as we tentatively emerge from lockdown.
The Leicester factory scandal must prompt further change (Opinion)

COMMENT: The Leicester factory scandal must prompt further change

The Leicester garment factory scandal adds further weight to criticism that UK’s modern slavery legislation does not do enough.
It’s time for a conversation about high street rents comment opinion Chris Keen

COMMENT: It’s time for a conversation about high street rents

Chris Keen, chief financial officer at high street pharmacy chain LloydsPharmacy, asks landlords for lenience with rents.
Retailers that innovate in omnichannel will succeed amid Covid-19 (Oped)

COMMENT: Retailers that innovate in omnichannel will succeed amid Covid-19

University of Edinburgh Business School lecturer Kirsten Cowan looks at how and why a omnichannel strategy will be essential.
Jo Causon The easing of lockdown means new challenges for retailers comment opinion

COMMENT: The easing of lockdown means new challenges for retailers

The easing of lockdown measures presents a new set of challenges for retail leaders but they must remain focused on their purpose
EXCLUSIVE: Usdaw & BRC working together to bring retail safely out of lockdown

COMMENT: Usdaw & BRC working together to bring retail safely out of lockdown

BRC CEO Helen Dickinson & Usdaw boss Paddy Lillis explain how they're working together to safely bring retail out of lockdown.
Benjamin Wall Mastering 3 coronavirus challenges through customer loyalty

COMMENT: Mastering 3 coronavirus challenges with customer loyalty

Benjamin Wall identifies the 3 main challenges plaguing UK retail at the moment, and proposes ways to make the best out of them.

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