Tag: Great Recession

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Retail In The Age Of Coronavirus

March 16, 2020

Via: Forbes

Unprecedented. In my over three decades of covering and working in the retail industry, we have never seen anything like the impact of Coronavirus on the global retail scene. 9/11 temporarily ground business in the United States to a halt […]

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‘Shocking’ discounts may make 2019 the most promotional holiday since the Great Recession

January 3, 2020

Via: Retail Dive

Analysts have been expecting plenty of discounts during the fourth quarter. Moody’s analysts warned in December that the six fewer selling days between Thanksgiving and Christmas could “exacerbate the promotional environment” for the period. They noted, as an example, that […]