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Posts from Date:   2020-5

Beyond COVID-19: How Apparel and Footwear Retail Will be Impacted

by Thomas O'Connor  |  May 11, 2020

For apparel and footwear retailers, the next 12 to 18 months will be about survival, with a heavy emphasis on top-line sales, cost containment and risk mitigation. With stores in the US, Europe and my home of country of Australia starting to re-open, these retailers are faced with massive amounts of inventory that are unseasonable […]

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Innovation Inspiration for the Disrupted World of Retail Supply Chains

by Thomas O'Connor  |  May 4, 2020

The world´s retail supply chains are being tested in unprecedented ways by the COVID-19 crisis. Given this environment it pays to look towards the leading innovations from across the retail supply chain community such as Gartner’s Supply Chainnovator program.

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