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Where there’s hope, there’s life

How global retailers are responding to the COVID-19 crisis.

Retail news from around the globe

Amazon workers stage protest; Singapore retailers seek rent relief; and more.

Many companies had been planning to go carbon neutral. Then came COVID-19

H&M, Pandora and other retailers say they’re still committed to sustainability.

Kmart trials online queues to flatten website traffic

Kmart trials system to limit the amount of users on its website at one time.

Retail news from around the globe

JD.com coupons boost sales; Mexican stores face spree of looting; and more.

Kathmandu looks to reduce costs amid health crisis

The retailer is standing down store staff, renegotiating rents, cancelling inventory and more.

McDonald’s logo changed to promote social distancing

International fast food chain McDonald’s logo has been altered in some global markets to emphasise the importance of social distancing during the coronavirus crisis.

Fast Retailing to open giant retailtainment venue Uniqlo Park

Japanese fast-fashion retailer to open its largest store yet at the recently refurbished Mitsui Outlet Park in Japan on April 10.

Retail news from around the globe

Suitors still vying for Caltex; retailers petition Trump for relief; Amazon ships necessities; and more.

Michael Hill closes 300 stores worldwide

Retailer now selling online only in response to rapid changes in consumer behaviour and government regulations.