Thursday, January 17, 2019

2018 was a great year for retail, 2019 is another story

Retail Dive
After a healthy year that wiped away the notion of a “retail apocalypse,” 2019 is promising to be a year of transition amid economic and geopolitical uncertainty, and as pure-plays and other disruptive brands continue to take share, according to Deloitte's 2019 Retail Outlook, which was emailed to Retail Dive.

That also comes as back operations continue to compress, with fashion cycles shortening and supply chains speeding up, for example, and as the consumer demands convenience, Deloitte said.. . . more