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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

Andy Clarke


Andy Clarke: ‘Online rush will contribute to serious margin trouble across grocery’


The battle for the online food home-delivery market is entering the world of the surreal. 

John Lyttle


Boohoo boss John Lyttle: ‘We won’t succeed if we don’t get this right’


In the last six months, Boohoo has faced a number of challenges, but chief executive John Lyttle and the board are confident they are on the right path.

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