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Allyship: Can white men progress diversity and inclusion?

2021-05-13T05:00:00+01:00By

Most top retail positions are still held by white men. Retail Week Be Inspired explores how retail leaders can champion D&I by using their position of privilege to move the dial

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Opinion

Jo Whitfield: ‘Time to give retail workers the protection they deserve’

2021-05-12T05:00:00+01:00By

Without doubt, there is a period of opportunity to act and address the challenges that we face from the devastating economic and social impacts of the coronavirus pandemic.

Tony Gregg November 2020

Opinion

‘As the jobs market reopens, be ready to seize opportunities’

2021-05-07T05:00:00+01:00By

For the 3 million people who work in British retail, the past 12 months have, almost without exception, been extremely challenging. Whether you’ve been stretched to your limit working for an ‘essential’ retailer or faced with the uncertainty of being furloughed, I wager it’s not an experience many would wish to repeat.

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Video

Retail Question Time with Anna Blackburn and Mike Logue

2021-05-04T15:33:00+01:00By ,

Following last month’s much-anticipated retail reopening, Beaverbrooks managing director Anna Blackburn and Dreams chief executive Mike Logue discuss trading patterns, how they are preparing their companies for future success and their priorities in the aftermath of the pandemic.

The man powering one million retail websites

The man powering one million retail websites

Shopify president Harley Finkelstein tells Retail Week how retail now is a battle between the resistant and the resilient.

Interview by Luke Tugby

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