Analysis: Who is set to win retail’s latest price war?

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Retailers ranging from Asda and Sainsbury’s to John Lewis and Asos have all cut back prices this year in a bid to lure cash-conscious shoppers. Which retailers will fare well and which will flounder in retail’s new price war?

Speaking at John Lewis results last month, Dame Sharon White described Covid-19’s impact on consumers and their finances as an “economic earthquake”.

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