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‘As cost of living climbs, value-for-money battle will make or break retail success’


With consumers across the board feeling the pinch of rising prices, retailers should remember that value for money need not mean cheap, writes George MacDonald

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Thinking outside the box: how retail subscription services are evolving post-pandemic


Retail subscription boxes across categories were one of the big winners in the first year of the pandemic, but many expected their popularity to fall away. Retail Week looks at how these services have adapted to changing customer behaviours

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‘With the world of retail rapidly changing, employers must move with the times’


The shift to more flexible working and a greater focus on mental wellbeing has made the jobs market more competitive, writes Tony Gregg, but this presents an opportunity, not a threat.

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Store gallery: Aldi opens first ever cashierless store in Greenwich


Value grocer Aldi has become the latest food retailer to unveil a checkout-free store.

Tech 100: The global technology leaders influencing retail

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Innovative thinking. New ideas. Investing ahead of the competition. These are all requirements if retailers want to stay agile in these changing times. So, who are the individuals leading the charge?

Retail Week’s annual Tech 100 index celebrates the people shaping the new digital retail ecosystem and who will continue to do so in the months and years ahead.