Stepping into the unknown.

Posted on: June 9, 2020

Where will COVID-19 take us in a few weeks? Months? The next year? For the first time over the past few months of running these pulse checks, we can confidently say that there are two pulses: those who are feeling confident and seeing the situation from a glass-half-full perspective versus those who have an elevated, agitated

Giving up on a quick return to normal.

Posted on: June 9, 2020

Even as the threat of COVID-19 still lingers, we are starting to think about its the long-term implications on the future of retail. We are past just fearing the virus. Most of us continue to be concerned and taking precautions as a routine matter of fact. What is becoming most pressing now is figuring out

What’s next?

Posted on: June 9, 2020

We are getting used to this new normal, but what will the new new normal be like when the economy reopens and life tries to go back to usual? That’s the trillion-dollar question. Currently, federal and state governments are faced with important decisions on how to reopen the economy. Some believe that reopening the economy