Watson’s Weekly 29-06-2024

This is an amalgamation of the “best bits” of the daily weekday newsletter/blog woven together to form a concise and coherent view on the things that matter in the commercial and economic news of the week. 

THE COLOURED HIGHLIGHT REFERS TO THE EDITION WHERE THE STORY APPEARED IN WATSON’S DAILY. Clicking on the day will take you to the appropriate edition of Watson’s Daily.

IN BIG PICTURE NEWS...

This was the week when Biden failed that TV debate, when VW announced a JV with Rivian and when Frasers did BNPL with THG…

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IN CONSUMER & EMPLOYMENT-RELATED NEWS...

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IN RETAIL NEWS...

IN CONSUMER TRENDS NEWS…

IN TECH NEWS...

IN OTHER NEWS...

BANTER

My favourite “AND FINALLY” video this week was the one with the singing “horse”! Amazing!