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Analysis: Chief strategy officer? Isn’t that the CEO’s job?


Strategy directors are de rigueur, with Asos, JLP and M&S all making big hires. But are they “a fashion accessory”, as one chief executive claims, or a necessary exec role in today’s fast-changing climate?

Retail Week Indicator 2019

Indicator 2019

Retail Week’s flagship research is back for a second year.

Indicator 2019 is an extensive audit of the digital capabilities of 176 leading UK retailers, measuring 30,000 data points across four categories – ecommerce, cross-channel, marketing, and logistics and customer service – to identify what makes a winner in today’s retail landscape.

Find out where you rank amongst the best of today’s UK retail.

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