Coronavirus has forced landlords and retailers to rethink their traditional operations and adjust quickly to the new normal.
Last week we were joined by Ghadi Hobeika, the CMO US & Group CDO at Unibail-Rodamco-Westfield (URW) and Vibhu Norby the Founder & CEO at b8ta to discuss how the crisis is reshaping the physical retail world.
Below are some highlights and insights from our conversation. Enjoy! 🤗☀️
PS: you can find the hour long replay on youtube.
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