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Futureproof?
Blog · Jul 29

Futureproof?

What trend forecasters got right (and wrong) about the fallout from a no good, very bad year.

On beauty
Blog · Jul 22

On beauty

This week: What’s the deal these days with brick-and-mortar beauty? We can all learn a little something from a multi billion-pound industry.

Freedom!
Blog · Jul 15

Freedom!

A George Michael hit, and also… what the UK is ‘bout to get (another) taste of.

Normcore
Blog · Jul 08

Normcore

On the long road to “normality”, all signs point to IRL, even for the techiest of tech giants.

The bamboo ceiling
Blog · Jun 24

The bamboo ceiling

What it’s like to be an Asian in retail, during the time of Kung-Flu.

Wide open
Blog · Jun 24

Wide open

Reopening has been… uneven. And it feels pretty different, depending on where you live.