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Crime, abuse, stress: NRA report reveals reality of working in retail

In a landmark report, the National Retail Association examined the impact this pandemic has had on retail’s essential workers – and the results aren’t pretty. In the past six months, the Covid-19 pandemic has reached its tendrils throughout the retail industry, impacting almost all industries and parts of the supply chain. And while frontline retail workers have been praised for standing strong and remaining resilient in the face of a pandemic, they have copped a lot of abuse in the name o