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Has remote work re-defined retail in cities?

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Karl Tomusk

City centres face a “bumpy” road in adapting to hybrid working, as retail spend remains a quarter below 2019 levels in large urban areas, according to Centre for Cities.

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DEALS | Online shopping meets construction

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Karl Tomusk

RenoRun, a Montreal-based e-commerce site for the construction industry, has raised $142m in new funding as investors target possible solutions to global supply chain constraints.

Busy high street Glasgow

6 data tools to track your area’s recovery

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Karl Tomusk

Coming out of the depths of the pandemic, our towns and cities have started to bounce back – but the level of recovery has varied from place to place. PlaceTech rounds up six data dashboards from around the world to help you visualise footfall, economic activity and other metrics.