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American Retailers Adapt To New Reality As Pandemic Continues

The pandemic is forever changing the way Americans shop, and that new reality is forcing retailers to adapt.

J.C. Penney recently struck a deal in bankruptcy court Monday to save nearly 60,000 jobs ahead of the holiday season, and Target is partnering with Ulta Beauty to build makeup and skincare stores within its stores.

Here & Now‘s Robin Young speaks with Roben Farzad, host of public radio’s “Full Disclosure,” about the state of the retail industry.

This article was originally published on WBUR.org.

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