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Tech. Cast: Is it too late for retail's legacy brands?
By Chris Brook-Carter2019-06-03T13:25:00+01:00
Chris Brook-Carter, SVP of Retail Week and World Retail Congress, and former Rakuten executive Will Shuckburgh discuss whether it is too late for some of the industry’s legacy names to adapt to the multichannel world.
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