Theo Paphitis: ‘Physical vs online is not the conversation any more – next stop, hybrid retailing’

Theo Paphitis

There’s no doubt about it, the world has moved on and as we make it through to the other side there’s a new dawn for retail.  

Of course, we would always have come through the other side, but what Covid did was accelerate everything by at least five years, during which time a few more retailers may have experienced a slow, painful death. 

Subscription content

Please sign in now if you have a subscription or are already registered with us.

Retail Week

Register for free to continue reading provides premium, in-depth intelligence that helps retailers judge risks, spot opportunities and identify what they need to do to win in the digital economy.

Register today for a taste of our high-quality intelligence and enjoy:

  • Two free article views per calendar month on
  • Detailed analysis of current trends and events 
  • Exclusive newsletters
  • In-depth reports, videos, interviews and much more

Discover Retail Week register now

Please note, if you have recently purchased a subscription, it may take a few minutes before your account is updated.