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Five ways retailers can prepare for the post-Covid reality

Five ways retailers can prepare for the post-Covid reality

Accenture outline the steps retailers should be taking now to adapt to a likely consumer shift to eCommerce post-Covid.

Why investing in wearables could be the key to retail success

Why investing in wearables could be the key to retail success

Wunderman Thompson Commerce explain how investing in smart technologies could be key to the recovery of high street stores post Covid-19.

The future of retail is social

The future of retail is social

The Direct Selling Association discuss how direct selling will be crucial for retailers in creating personal relationships with consumers beyond Covid.

Covid-19: Retailers must be delivering a seamless experience to succeed beyond this crisis

Covid-19: Retailers must be delivering a seamless experience to succeed beyond this crisis

Somo discuss how well retailers have adapted their online channels to the current crisis and how they should learn from Covid-19.

Covid-19: Re-opening retail: strategies for now, next and future

Covid-19: Re-opening retail: strategies for now, next and future

Publicis Sapient discuss new approaches retailers need to employ when reopening stores both in the short and long-term.

Crowdtesting is on the menu for food and drinks brands

Crowdtesting is on the menu for food and drinks brands

Applause discuss the importance of crowdsourced testing for online food and drinks retailers, particularly in the context of Covid-19.

Covid-19: Forming new habits now to keep sustainability on the agenda

Covid-19: Forming new habits now to keep sustainability on the agenda

Two leading academics discuss how sustainability can be kept on the agenda in retail during Covid-19.

We're about to witness the next boom of online shopping and retailers need to be ready to transform

We're about to witness the next boom of online shopping and retailers need to be ready to transform

Ultra Commerce discuss how retailers must adapt their eCommerce strategy long-term to changing consumer shopping behaviour as a result of Covid-19.

Live streaming experiential shopping – how JD.com is adjusting to the new normal

Live streaming experiential shopping – how JD.com is adjusting to the new normal

JD.com describes how its E-Space shopping concept in China is blending its in-store and eCommerce capabilities to unlock suppressed demand.

Covid-19: Six ways to lift staff morale in these testing times

Covid-19: Six ways to lift staff morale in these testing times

VoCoVo discuss a number of ways retailers can help reduce pressures on their staff and maintain high levels of morale during Covid-19.

Presenting consumers with the right choices in eCommerce

Presenting consumers with the right choices in eCommerce

Relex Solutions discuss why online retailers should be taking a less is more approach when it comes to choices for consumers.

NDAs and #MeToo in the eCommerce industry: what next?

NDAs and #MeToo in the eCommerce industry: what next?

Saffron O'Gorman discusses the use of NDAs in the eCommerce sector in light of the #MeToo movement.

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