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Analysis

TikTok boom: the brands winning as lockdown spurs social surge

2020-03-27T06:00:00+00:00By

With the UK on lockdown and people increasingly housebound, social media will become more important than ever as we seek information, solace or distraction from the outside world. Retail Week looks at the newest social platform to take the Western world by storm and the brands winning on it.

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Opinion

Opinion: Exceptional times call for compassionate leaders

2020-03-27T06:30:00+00:00By

Across the UK, and the world, millions of employees will have packed up their desks this past week and retreated to the sanctuary of their own homes.

George MacDonald

Opinion

Opinion: Don’t let rogue warehouses spark an online retail lockdown

2020-03-26T13:26:00+00:00By

Mass store closures ordered by the government to combat the coronavirus crisis have dealt the retail industry a devastating blow.

Michael Jary

Opinion

Michael Jary: Coronavirus brings a retail tipping point

2020-03-23T11:23:00+00:00By

In a crisis as big as this one, acting on the immediate challenges is critical. Thinking about the longer-term may seem impossible, or at least deferrable. But in many ways, it is even more important.

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Christmas 2019: What do the results tell us about retail’s future?

Golden Quarter 19

We’ve picked out the key trends from the festive period and learnings from the retailers who won and lost this Christmas.

Find out how the trends will affect your business in 2020.

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