Apr 28, 2021

The Future of Retailing—and Why E-commerce’s Rise isn’t Unstoppable

Is traditional physical retailing irretrievably broken? Many people think so— pointing to shuttered shops, town centers bereft of shoppers, and deserted malls. The Covid-19 pandemic, they argue, merely accelerated a trend that was already underway, stretching back 20 years: the rise of e-commerce, exemplified by e-tailers such as Amazon, Zalando, AO World, Boohoo, Zappos, and […]