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ABFJournal names 2021 Top Women in ABL Strategic Advisors

Farla Efros’ career has been built on a strong passion for retail. She has proven that throughout her career, especially during her time with Office Depot and as interim CEO for True Religion from 2018 to 2019. Through it all, Efros has learned that success is built on people, so it’s important to be a leader who listens.

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HRC’s Retail Predictions for 2021

Despite the arrival of the vaccine, we expect the first half of 2021 to reflect a continuation of 2020’s acceleration toward digital and omnichannel as most shoppers remain at home. However, we anticipate pent-up demand to be unleashed in late 2021, bringing relief to some of the retail sectors that have struggled since the industry was thrown into turmoil last spring.

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Recipe for Successful Retailer Transformation

The retail sector continues to experience turmoil with numerous retailers filing for Chapter 11, liquidating or restructuring out of court. But there is a silver lining for the winners, with significant and profitable opportunities for retailers that successfully re-tool their operating models and customer experience.

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Re-thinking Retail Profitability

HRC Retail Advisory’s Antony Karabus, CEO and Farla Efros, President offers insights and actionable steps to succeed in a retail landscape overshadowed by Amazon, resale, rental and changing consumer demands.

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Improving the Precision of Inventory Management

Our CEO, Antony Karabus and Fred Fox, CEO, Planalytics explored the growing importance of Inventory Localization for Retailers in more precisely and profitably managing their investment in inventory on a webinar to retail executives on May 13, 2020.   Click here to view the webinar and we hope you find

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