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Coronavirus Tracker: A Timeline of Key Developments

Coresight Research’s Coronavirus Tracker includes a detailed timeline of key developments; lists events that have been cancelled or postponed across business, sport and leisure; details temporary store closures by US retailers; and, notes hiring plans announced by US retailers.

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Esports: How Brands Can Leverage Gaming To Reach Targeted Audiences

The esports industry is seeing a growing number of viewers, particularly with the impact of the ongoing coronavirus outbreak meaning that people are spending more time at home on their devices. We discuss how brands and retailers can leverage the rising popularity of competitive video gaming to sell and market their products, particularly in China and the US.

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Introducing Coresight Research’s Sustainability Framework, EnCORE: Part 2—Circular Models

We introduce the second component of Coresight Research’s new EnCORE framework for sustainability in retail: circular models. We discuss how retailers can minimize their environmental impact by optimizing resources, offering rental and resale services and implementing sustainable initiatives such as recycling, recovery and give-back programs, particularly in the apparel sector.

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Insights from China: How Brands Can Leverage Chinese Quora-Like Platform Zhihu

China’s Zhihu is a Quora-like online forum that has grown to attract 220 million users, most of whom are well educated, have higher-than-average incomes and live mostly in tier-1 and tier-2 cities. The social platform offers opportunities for brands to interact with consumers and build brand awareness: Companies such as Amazon have started to utilize Zhihu’s enhanced features, which include livestreaming.

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Coronavirus Briefing: China’s PMI Slumps as Disruption Continues in Supply Chain; International Demand Could Be the Next Challenge

The effects of the coronavirus outbreak on retail are being felt across the globe. With supply-chain disruption continuing, China’s PMI has slumped, with factory activity falling to an all-time low in February 2020. We consider the impact of the virus to China’s exports market going into the second quarter of the year.

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