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Followers: 46

Metro excels through Q3 2020 and resumes online expansion plans

12 Aug 2020

By: Ellie Pinto

Metro Canada closed Q3 with strong growth, boosted by food and online sales. Read about the retailer’s plans and outlook for the rest of the year.

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Ahold Delhaize Q2 2020: COVID-19 boosts sales and comps

12 Aug 2020

By: Ellie Pinto

Sales and comps for the quarter and first half soared on initial COVID-19 panic buying and sustained online sales and stock-up trips.

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Followers: 27

Wayfair Q2 2020: Unexpected volume and adoption drives profit

11 Aug 2020

By: Taylor Galland

After years of losses, Wayfair finally turned a profit in Q2 thanks to a surge in online home goods sales that outpaced operating costs.

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Race, social justice, and retail

Kantar’s Social Justice Survey takes shoppers’ pulse on retail’s response to recent issues of diversity, equality, and inclusion.

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Trading places: Brand-switching behavior amid the pandemic

10 Aug 2020

By: Caroline Dumas

COVID-19 has accelerated shopping trends and eroded positive spending intentions, but it has also had a less obvious impact: brand switching.

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Understanding Walmart’s retail health strategic pathways

10 Aug 2020

By: Taylor Galland, Brian Owens

This comprehensive overview explores how Walmart is strategically positioning itself to grow into a retail health one-stop shop.

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Followers: 164

CVS Health Q2 2020: COVID challenges a resilient business

7 Aug 2020

By: Ben Antenore

CVS Health’s second-quarter showed the merits of its diversified enterprise strategy.

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Followers: 46

Ahold Delhaize USA: Strong H1 and poised for a solid H2

6 Aug 2020

By: Ellie Pinto

Ahold Delhaize USA finished the first half of 2020 with strong sales, driven by major online sales growth. Read about initiatives and accomplishments from H1 and its republished outlook for the rest of the year.

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Followers: 219

Understanding Ulta Beauty’s latest updates: what you need to know

6 Aug 2020

By: Tiffany Hogan

Take a closer look at Ulta Beauty’s latest strategic updates and what they could mean for your brand.

Article

June macro indicators: Retail’s rebound remains an outlier

5 Aug 2020

By: Doug Hermanson

Find out why retail’s resurgence doesn’t tell the full story of the consumer economy and why this is important even for fast-growing retail channels.

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Hidden gems of the grocery channel: Q3 2020

5 Aug 2020

By: Ellie Pinto

Our latest roundup of what’s new and notable among smaller regional grocers looks at store formats, technology, and community engagement.