Amazon Could End Up as an Unlikely Winner of the Retail Apocalypse

It's in a position to open physical storefronts while others shutter due to the pandemic

In its 2020 U.S. Store Closures report, research and advisory firm Coresight Research estimated that there would be 20,000 to 25,000 store closures this year, up from a record 9,800 in 2019.

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This story first appeared in the June 15, 2020, issue of Adweek magazine. Click here to subscribe.