After the storm: Planning for a retail recovery
With improving stock markets and an uptick in corporate profits, a rebound from the economic turmoil of 2008 and 2009 may be on the horizon. Post-recession, however, retailers are likely to find that many of the chess pieces have moved and that the strategic and competitive landscape has been reset. In order to navigate this new playing field, retailers must adapt their strategies to several new realities.
This new report, After the storm: Planning for a retail recovery, is intended to help retailers make the most of a coming recovery. It looks at what the shape of this new landscape is likely to be and suggests a number of areas retailers would do well to consider right now if they seek long-term success.