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Sarah Halzack

Sarah Halzack

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How Covid-19 Sparked an Unlikely Startup Boom for Brands

The US economy is badly wounded, and shoppers’ behavior remains cautious and unpredictable.

Covid Lockdown Shopping Habits Are Hard to Break

At the onset of the pandemic, consumers almost overnight adopted a new set of shopping rituals.

Amazon’s Pandemic Prime Day Adds to Retailers' Scary October

Most years, the end of the retail industry’s sales calendar is defined by a tidy succession of seaso

Amazon Beats Walmart Again in Latest Showdown

If imitation is the sincerest form of flattery, then retailing rivals Inc.

How Retailers Should Prep for a Weird Black Friday

The pandemic and its economic fallout are going to make it exceedingly difficult for retailers to ha

Facebook Ad Boycott is a Worthy Use of Brand Power

When it comes to responding to the current reckoning on racial injustice, a trio of outdoorsy retail

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