STORES Top 100 Retailers
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STORES magazine Editor Susan Reda has been covering retail stories for decades, and has seen the industry through challenging times as well as glory days. With yet another upheaval underway, Reda is optimistic about the future. “In our industry, things just continue to evolve and move forward,” she says. Retailers who strive to better understand the customer and use technology to do so not only survive turbulent times, but grow and thrive.

On this week’s episode of Retail Gets Real, Reda joins co-hosts Bill Thorne and Tony Fontana to discuss the future of the industry and STORES Magazine’s annual list of Top 100 Retailers.

When evaluating where retail stands now, Reda says “we have to look at how the industry has evolved over the last few years.” With fast-changing trends, businesses that embrace technology and change their strategy accordingly are the ones that continue to…