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XPO Logistics Surveys in US and UK Show Consumers Turn to Home Improvement during COVID-19

XPO Logistics Surveys in US and UK Show Consumers Turn to Home Improvement during COVID-19

Source: Globe Newswire
Date of Publication: July 23rd, 2020
XPO Logistics found in a survey that a majority of consumers would rather preform DIY projects than shop at stores during the pandemic.
Impossible, Blue Bottle and Shake Shack_ How big US food brands pivot during coronavirus - CNN

Impossible, Blue Bottle and Shake Shack: Big brands are trying everything to keep you eating and drinking their stuff at home

By: Michelle Toh
Source: CNN
Date of Publication: August 17th, 2020
Big food and drink brands really want you to keep consuming what they make during the coronavirus pandemic, and they are coming up with some crafty ways to make it happen.
Home Depot posts record sales as demand for DIY products surges

Home Depot posts record sales as demand for DIY products surges

Source: Reuters
Date of Publication: August 18th, 2020
Home Depot Inc (HD.N) reported its biggest rise in quarterly same-store sales in at least two decades on Tuesday as demand for paint, tools and other home improvement products surged from consumers stuck indoors due to the COVID-19 pandemic.
Home Depot Braced for Covid Pain—Then Americans Remodeled - WSJ

Home Depot Braced for Covid Pain—Then Americans Remodeled

By: Sarah Nassauer
Source: The Wall Street Journal
Date of Publication: August 16th, 2020
After lobbying to be open, the big box scrambled to meet demand. Old benchmarks don’t apply, says CEO Craig Menear: ‘None of that has a correlation anymore.’
Lowe’s innovation exec on why it was built for the Covid-era consumer

Lowe’s innovation exec on why it was built for the Covid-era consumer

By: Kenneth Hein
Source: The Drum
Date of Publication: July 28th, 2020
Home renovation is hot. Letting contractors into your house is not. Here's how Lowe's prepared for this unlikely scenario, the new tools it has rolled out to address it and what's next on the retailer's innovation 'roadmap.'
At Home Resources for Kids and Families During Coronavirus 2020 _ HarperKids

At Home Resources for Kids and Families During Coronavirus 2020

By: HarperKids
Source: HarperCollins
Date of Publication: May 1st, 2020
We’ve compiled a running list of resources from around the internet for kids and their parents to help make the coming days a little more fun, hopeful, and educational for us all. We’ll add more links as we find them, so check back often!