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The Dark Side of 2020’s E-Commerce Boom? A Surge in Digital Shoplifting

When it’s deliver-or-die, supply chains become the lifeblood of a company. To that end, the fashion industry has embraced technology to navigate today’s hyper-complicated supply chain, with myriad solutions shaping the first, middle and last mile. Call it Sourcing 2.0.

Online shopping has been retail’s breakout star in a year marked by viral disruption, store shutdowns and a nagging economic slump, but the shift to clicks comes with a dark side, too. Global advisory firm FTI expects a 25 percent surge for e-commerce growth this year, en route to $1 trillion in volume by 2023….

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