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Analysis: How rising inflation will affect retailers over the next six months


The Bank of England has forecast that inflation will climb as high as 3% by the end of 2021. Retail Week looks at what that means for customers and for retailers


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‘I want it and I want it now’: How Dixons and Screwfix are serving impatient shoppers


As rapid delivery services multiply across grocery, Retail Week explores how Dixons Carphone and Screwfix are joining the race to bring laptops and power tools to customers in half an hour or less.

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Arrivals and departures – how WHSmith, Dixons and Monsoon see direction of travel retail


As restrictions ease across the world, Dixons, WHSmith and Monsoon are taking differing approaches to prepare for the return of travel

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Move of the Week: Dixons’ sustainability hire is a sign of the changing times


Dixons Carphone’s recruitment of Moira Thomas to lead a new sustainability drive could hardly have been better timed.

Six groundbreaking ideas to revive the high street

Six groundbreaking ideas to revive the high street

As non-essential shops reopen, Retail Week looks into what can be done to breathe new life into high streets:

  • How high streets and stores can adapt to serve people’s needs throughout the day
  • Smart collaborations between retailers can help make high street shops "more energising"
  • Town centres should "create a brand around" what their USP is