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Saatchi Art SVP on the Importance of Telling Rich Brand Stories [Video]

In episode 270 of Total Retail Talks, Editor-in-Chief Joe Keenan interviews Jeanne Anderson, senior vice president and general manager of Saatchi Art, the world’s leading online art marketplace, connecting people with art and artists they love. Listen in as Anderson discusses the company's history and mission, how Saatchi Art has evolved during the COVID-19 pandemic, and the shift in luxury art spending during the health crisis.

In addition, Anderson shares how COVID-19 is easing resistance to buying luxury items online, why Saatchi Art's online shopping experience is more welcoming and accessible to the everyday consumer than a traditional in-person art gallery, and how the company shifted to meet increased demand over the past few months. Anderson discusses Saatchi Art's in-person art event business, The Other Art Fair; how this business generated more than $1 million from April to July after launching its Online Studiosvirtual fair experience; and what consumer behavior changes she sees as permanent. Lastly, she shares …

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Here's how to keep yourself safe while online shopping for Christmas deals [Video]

It's the most wonderful time of the year... if you're a scammer. With online retail becoming an even more enticing option during the pandemic, cyber security experts are warning Christmas shoppers to protect themselves.

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Reports of rising retail sales suggest Chinese consumers have shaken off coronavirus worry, but the recovery is by no means complete, and spending that has grabbed headlines masks a deeper malaise