Nothing more clearly underscores how quickly the planet of retail can change than our current struggle with COVID-19.
The coronavirus pandemic has made business continuity a monumental challenge for all retailers, including fashion brands who traditionally have relied on giving customers an opportunity to ascertain , feel and check out on the clothes they’re buying .
Mrs. Darling first heard of Peter when she was tidying up her children’s minds. It is the nightly custom of every good mother after her children are asleep to rummage in their minds and put things straight for next morning, repacking into their proper places the many articles that have wandered during the day.
If you could keep awake (but of course you can’t) you would see your own mother doing this, and you would find it very interesting to watch her. It is quite like tidying up drawers. You would see her on her knees, I expect, lingering humorously over some of your contents, wondering where on earth you had picked this thing up, making discoveries sweet and not so sweet, pressing this to her cheek as if it were as nice as a kitten, and hurriedly stowing that out of sight. When you wake in the morning, the naughtiness and evil passions with which you went to bed have been folded up small and placed at the bottom of your mind and on the top, beautifully aired, are spread out your prettier thoughts, ready for you to put on.
Total store growth continued to hamper in brick & mortar, while online sales accelerated last week. Grocery and Household care rose up to be within the top-five departments. Beverages and Salty Snacks accounted for many of the Grocery growth both online and offline. For the primary time since COVID started, Alcohol lost its top-five department status.