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Turning the pandemic into an opportunity in four easy steps

2020-10-29T06:00:00+00:00Promotional research for

Retailers must look beyond the immediate challenges and see the pandemic as an opportunity to rethink their data, tech and fulfilment strategies for the long term, finds our new report.

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Six ways Amazon, Levi’s and more are transforming their businesses

2020-10-21T05:00:00+01:00Promotional research for CORE Maersk and 4C Associates

With retailers forced to rethink their operations to meet new customer demand, cut costs and ultimately survive, RWRC’s latest report reveals where retailers should be placing their time, money and energy in the year ahead.



Move of the Week: Can Boohoo’s new supply chain boss prove doubters wrong?


Boohoo’s appointment of Andrew Reaney to the new role of responsible sourcing director is either a significant step on the path to a more sustainable future or an exercise in window dressing designed to relieve pressure on the under-fire retailer.

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Asda’s £1bn question: Where do new owners need to splash the cash?


Asda’s new owners the Issa brothers have pledged to invest £1bn into the business over the next three years. Retail Week looks at the areas they should prioritise to return the grocer to former glories

Deep dive: A Covid Christmas – how consumers will spend, shop and celebrate

Deep dive: A Covid Christmas – how consumers will spend, shop and celebrate
  • Hear how leaders from John Lewis, Next, The Entertainer, Dixons Carphone, Morrisons and Waitrose are planning for the golden quarter
  • Delve into exclusive consumer research of festive shopping behaviour and get the inside track on how much shoppers will spend this Christmas
  • Discover which categories and products will be bestsellers
  • Learn how big a role online will play this Christmas and what retailers are doing to serve this demand