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Data: How the pandemic has supercharged the warehouse space race


The closure of ‘non-essential’ stores because of the coronavirus pandemic and the associated surge in home delivery heralded record warehouse space expansion in 2020.


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Strategic report: Five ways to turn your staff into customer champions

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Retail Week’s Customer Champions report, produced in association with Critizr, outlines the crucial role of frontline staff in welcoming customers back to stores.

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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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‘Retail not essential? Try telling that to reopening day shoppers’


There was a joyful sense of release on Monday when, after three months of lockdown darkness, so-called non-essential shops reopened.

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