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League table: Who have been Covid’s retail winners and losers?


Retail is in the midst of one of the most challenging periods in its history as the coronavirus pandemic wreaks havoc across the industry.


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100 days since stores reopened: 10 key lessons retailers have learned


Today marks 100 days since retailers were allowed to reopen their stores following lockdown – and the retail landscape has changed dramatically. Retail Week analyses the key lessons retailers have learned since June 15

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Store gallery: Rolling Stones launch Carnaby Street flagship store


The Rolling Stones have opened their first permanent store on London’s Carnaby Street with product ranging from limited edition artwork to plectrums and face masks.



Interview: WHSmith duo Cowling and Keir – why our travel division isn’t grounded


As WHSmith launches its one-stop-shop at Heathrow Terminal 2, chief executive Carl Cowling and managing director Toby Keir tell Retail Week why they believe the sky’s the limit for the travel division – despite tough times on the high street.

How Nike, Unilever and Gymshark are building DTC empires – and the retail fightback

How Nike, Unilever and Gymshark are building DTC empires – and the retail fightback
  • Hear from bosses at Nike, Nespresso, Gymshark and Heinz on how and why they have bypassed legacy retail
  • Learn how retailers can use data and great customer experience to work with DTC brands
  • Gain insight into the most disrupted sectors including food, fitness, and health and beauty
  • Adidas predicts 60% of its sales will be DTC by the end of this year