The Executive Summary - 11/29 - 12/5

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In case you were wondering, yes, your online shopping spree this week is definitely killing department stores. (h/t @retailhistorian).


Peter Labuza on the future of movies.

Andy Russell and Lee Vinsel on innovation and maintenance.

Who's going to write the business history of scented candles?

Hagley Library’s terrifying contribution to #ArchivesBakeOff.


Send any suggestions, leads, or other ideas for this section to Associate Editor Ashton Merck (@awmerck). If you are a business or economic historian who published a book or article in 2020, and would like your work to be considered for a "best of" roundup, send me an email or DM.