Sunday, January 16, 2022
COMMENT: The future of retail is in-home, not in-store Susannah Schofield DSA

COMMENT: The future of retail is in-home, not in-store

One area of retail which has experienced significant growth during the last year is direct selling, DSA's Susannah Schofield explains.
Chris Brook Carter RetailTRUST comment opinionOur people are the retail sector’s most valuable asset

COMMENT: Our people are the retail sector’s most valuable asset

In light of the Covid-19 crisis, it is clear that RetailTrust's support has never been needed more. CEO Chris Brook Carter explains why.
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

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