What a quarter. It’s been a year since the UK first went into lockdown. High street icon Topshop has closed its doors for good. We’re edging towards life post-lockdown (while reminding ourselves it’s data not dates that will get us to that pub garden).
How consumers shop now: Q1 2021
5 industries (still) thriving in the Coronavirus lockdown
At the start of the pandemic, online orders rocketed for the industries improving life in lockdown. Almost one year on, we explore how these industries are faring now.
How to unlock more revenue, without more resource
As the pandemic rages on, it’s increasingly clear consumer behaviour has changed for good. Instead of going in-store, shoppers are going online. Often, they’re discovering new challenger brands that can fulfil their needs when their traditional go-tos are struggling.
5 ways to plan for marketing success in 2021
Over the past year, Covid has turned traditional marketing strategies on their head.
Brick-and-mortar stores have rapidly transitioned online. Multichannel retailers have prioritised ecommerce overnight. Pureplay online brands have struggled to fulfil soaring consumer demand.
How retailers can recreate the in-store customer experience online
The past six months have proved that an effective customer experience strategy is more than a nice-to-have. For many multichannel and pureplay online brands, it’s underpinned survival during the pandemic. Those with the tactics, technology and tools to serve meaningful customer experiences have been able to rapidly adapt to changing consumer needs, while those without are being left behind.