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Eight reasons why Next boss Wolfson is feeling optimistic

Despite the troubles plaguing the fashion sector during the coronavirus pandemic, Next boss Lord Wolfson remains surprisingly upbeat about the future of the business. Retail Week finds out why.

Long read: Understanding Amazon


Amazon is every retailer’s biggest threat.

Even in areas where it’s not stealing market share, it sets - and raises - the bar in terms of payment, delivery and customer experience.

In our latest long read, Understanding Amazon, we explore the online giant’s strategy, devotion to innovation and where its future growth will come from.

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