Tag Archives: lockdown

Embracing Normality – How Covid 19 Restrictions will Come to an End.

For the past 18 months, the world has been living with the fallout of a global pandemic. After almost two years, the UK is getting ready to embrace normality as all Covid 19 restrictions relax. We know you are probably bored with the ‘C’ word, so we will try to keep it brief. Here are […]

Curb the COVID spread as the economy restarts

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Although lockdown measures around the world are easing, the Covid-19 pandemic is still very much at large. As restrictions ease, concerns are rising that it could trigger a new, and more deadly wave of the killer virus.   Countries that had a significant drop in cases during the months of April and May, and subsequently began […]

Your guide to Covid-19 face masks.

Alongside the Spanish Flu pandemic of 1918, Covid-19 is one of the biggest medical scares in recent history with a death toll topping 524,000 worldwide*. According to the World Health Organisation (WHO), people can carry and transmit the Covid-19 virus to others while showing absolutely no symptoms. It has been suggested that 40-80% of transmission […]

Will local neighbourhood stores become the new post-lockdown High Street?

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As we gradually get used to the slow easing of the lockdown, have local convenience shops done enough to earn a larger slice of long-term shopper loyalty in the new normal? Research from Deloitte Digital recently spotlighted in Retail Gazette showed almost 60% of consumers used more local stores during lockdown. But as High Streets […]