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Business and capital planning for the next normal

COVID-19: Business and capital planning for the next normal

Source: Deloitte
Date of Publication: June 1st, 2020
Four principles to ensure that business and capital planning is focused on the knowledge and strategies needed to recover and thrive in a future characterized by uncertainty.
In one sense, nothing has changed: The basic disciplines that underpin business and capital planning remain unchanged. Smart businesses still need to affirm their strategic intent, develop robust forecasts, communicate clearly with key stakeholders, back up their commitments with decisive actions and remember that, whatever happens, cash is king. In another sense, though, everything is different. The COVID-19 pandemic has radically shifted the context in which business leaders must view the fundamentals and execute on them.
Britain's Pret A Manger turns to subscription drinks service to aid recovery

Britain's Pret A Manger turns to subscription drinks service to aid recovery

By: James Davey
Source: Reuters
Date of Publication: September 3rd, 2020
British sandwich and coffee chain Pret A Manger said on Friday it would launch a subscription service for drinks, trying out a new business model to help it survive the coronavirus crisis, which has hammered its sales.
This Fortune 500 company has a plan for reopening amid COVID-19 -- and is sharing it with everyone - ABC News

This Fortune 500 company has a plan for reopening amid COVID-19 -- and is sharing it with everyone

By: Nadine Shubailat and James Hill
Source: ABC News
Date of Publication: April 16th, 2020
Lear Corp., a global supplier of vehicle components, is opening up its playbook on reopening plans to encourage others to follow its guide.