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Richard Boland


Opinion: Resilience, bravery and kindness will define retailers during this crisis


There has been a lot of interesting analysis of Covid-19 and thoughts on what life post-pandemic will look like for the retail sector.

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Opinion: Fenwick leadership changes are a huge roll of the dice


Department store group Fenwick is taking a risk as it parts company with both chair Richard Pennycook and chief executive Robbie Feather.

Stephen Hawkins Waitrose


On the front line: Meet the retail stars serving the nation


Alongside the NHS, retail workers are the lifeblood of the UK right now. Retail Week speaks to those on the front line who are going above and beyond to serve the nation.

Rachel Osborne


Move of the Week: Ted Baker’s new boss faces its toughest ever test


It is testament to the job Rachel Osborne has done under the most difficult of circumstances that the former Debenhams finance chief has been trusted to lead Ted Baker through the toughest period in its history.

Retail 100 – Ranking the industry’s most influential individuals in 2019

Retail 100

What does it take to be a powerful retail leader?

Learn from the best as we bring you the Retail 100, Retail Week’s ranking of the most influential leaders in the sector in 2019.

Decided by our team of expert journalists, the Retail 100 celebrates the individuals who are transforming retail, speaking out for the industry, innovating and shaking up the status quo.

Access the interactive guide