Breakout Session II: The Changing Retail Landscape: What it Means to Newspapers

Mar 13, 2018, 8:15 AM
9:00 AM
The retail industry, the backbone of newspaper display advertising for more than a century, is in upheaval: major retailers and chains are closing hundreds of stores, small local retailers are struggling, advertising inserts are vanishing, and Amazon is driving more and more shoppers online and upending the grocery business by buying Whole Foods. Retail and newspaper experts make up this panel that will assess the fast-changing retail landscape and what it means to newspapers.