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Tony Gregg November 2020


‘As the way we work changes forever, let’s not forget the value of office life’


When John Lewis Partnership chair Sharon White wrote in a recent letter to partners that “difficult decisions taken now will hopefully set the course for those next generations”, she was referring to the rebalancing of the business’ operations from store-based to digital channels.

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Analysis: Five ways that W Galen Weston changed retail


Retail Week looks at how the entrepreneur and philanthropist built a transatlantic empire and changed the face of the industry.

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Analysis: How Tesco’s Clubcard revival opens up new horizons post-pandemic


Following a year fundamentally shaped by the coronavirus pandemic, Tesco boss Ken Murphy set out his vision for utilising the strength of the retailer’s Clubcard customer base to put clear water between the grocer and its competitors.

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Be Inspired: A retailer’s three-step guide to combating stress


April is National Stress Awareness Month. With mental health core to wellbeing and productivity, we spoke to executives and experts to understand how retailers can best manage stress to adapt to the next normal

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