Welcome to this week's BoLS Prime Insider. Let's talk industry whispers, what's coming in the week ahead, and a look behind the scenes of the studio.
Welcome back to this week's Insider. This will be an ongoing weekly column where you get a behind the scenes look into the BoLS office, what our core team is up to, and working on, as well as what we are hearing in the industry. Our promise to Prime members was to give you greater insight into what we are up to, excited about, and what we are seeing and hearing out there in the industry.
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There are signs of movement in the industry. The UK has announced it is "past the peak" but is offering no specific dates to end their lockdown orders, with some hints of it lasting into June. In the US there is a patchwork response, with different stares moving to reopen, or staying in a lockdown state. GW will reopen their online store in the UK and most of Europe, while staying down in the US, Italy, and elsewhere. Retail stores are attempting to reopen as best they can from location to location with many switching to curbside pickup and local delivery to generate at least some revenue. There is a lot in flux right now and above all the crisis is continuing, with it still g...