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Five retail practices that are here to stay

Even before the pandemic, the retail landscape was shifting away from in-person buying to online purchasing as consumer familiarity with and confidence in the internet marketplace grew. Now reliance on that shopping model has been ramped up under COVID-19 protocols, and retailers have responded with additional conveniences, ranging from in-store or curbside pickup to delivery services and membership perks. Here’s a look at five retail habits that have blossomed during the COVID shutdown and are likely to continue:

Reimagined Black Friday

Amazon may have taken the lead these past few years, pushing up shoppers’ holiday buying with its mid-summer Prime Day shopping event, but the pandemic has now gotten every retailer rethinking their approach to the all-important fourth quarter. Holiday events began in October, which was when Amazon hosted Prime Day this year, and have been spaced out over the following months with weekly specials and promotions to accommodate social distancing, wallet-conscious shoppers and inventory issues. Likewise, major retailers from Target and Walmart to Kohl’s and Macy’s decided to close their doors on Thanksgiving, taking some of the air out of the buying frenzy that marked the traditional Black Friday.

Reuse, recycle, recommerce

The push to recycle has been one-upped

Napa Home & Garden adds new talent to leadership team

Napa Home and Garden has named Darrell Gardner vice president of creative. Gardner will lead Napa’s creative teams in product design and development, showrooms and photography.

Prior to this new role, Gardner was the director of product development, furniture and accessories at ELK Group International. In over seven years at ELK, he worked on all aspects of design and development, sourcing, photography and showroom planning. Before ELK, Gardner was a product and visual merchandising designer for Two’s Company.

“Darrell brings an extensive knowledge of global sourcing and merchandising to Napa,” said company President and Founder KC Cunningham. “He will help our company grow and develop new products in the Napa tradition. We know he’ll use his expansive industry knowledge to build on the successes of the Napa brand.”

“Napa is so well regarded in the industry because of their beautifully crafted products and stunning showrooms,” Gardner said. “I couldn’t be more excited to join a team of such talented professionals. I’m thrilled to bring my skills and industry knowledge to Napa and to create new offerings for their customers.”

A native of Richmond, Virginia, Gardner earned his Masters of Fine Arts in Interior Environments from Virginia Commonwealth University. He joined