Thu June 25 10:00am - 11:00am

COVID-19: How Retail is Adapting to the New Normal

Date: Jun 25

Time: 10:00 am – 11:00 am

Location: Online (webinar)



Learn about the impacts on retail – from physical to online – and how innovative retailers and landlords are getting through the crisis and positioning themselves for success in a changed world. 

Drawing from global best thinking and experience, John will discuss:

  1. Overview of Retail in Canada: Pre-COVID-19
  2. Immediate Impact of COVID-19 on Retail
  3. How the Retail Industry is Adapting
  4. What New Retail Trends Can We Expect Going Forward?
  5. How to Prepare for the New Normal?

Pre-registration is required. 

Pre-registration is required.  Webex login instructions and link will be provided by email prior to this event. For any technical questions, please contact the Economic Development Office at



John G. Crombie, ICD.D | Executive Managing Director, Retail Services, Canada | Cushman & Wakefield

Professional Expertise: John is based in Toronto and is dedicated to implementing a multi-faceted strategy to grow Canada’s Retail platform at Cushman & Wakefield, including expanding the tenant representation and agency leasing businesses.  John focuses on building a solid platform foundation for retail to meets today’s demands and tomorrow’s requirements of this ever-evolving sector. Primary responsibilities includes the development of meaningful thought leadership and expertise-based practice groups to elevate our platform in the marketplace and to position C&W’s retail services and experts at the forefront of the industry.


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This Webinar is hosted by The Corporation of the City of Mississauga’s Economic Development Office. The information/materials provided in this Webinar have been prepared and delivered by Cushman and Wakefield  and are intended as general information only, and do not comprise and should not be considered professional advice or recommendations on any business  and related  legal matters  or a complete statement of prescribed health and safety measures or the law on any particular topics including COVID-19. Every situation is unique and involves specific business, health and safety and legal issues within a provincial/federal regulatory framework which is constantly changing and evolving especially with respect to the COVID-19 pandemic. It is recommended that you contact an appropriate professional consultant, legal professional and all responsible departments of the Ontario Provincial Government/Federal Government, including the Ontario Ministry of Labour, and obtain specific advice and direction with respect to the topics discussed and documented in this presentation. The information, views and opinions expressed in this Webinar and all provided  materials are strictly  those of Cushman & Wakefield and do not reflect those of The Corporation of the City of Mississauga and are not endorsed in any way by The Corporation of the City of Mississauga and should not be solely relied upon by any third party.  The Corporation of the City of Mississauga expressly disclaims any responsibility or liability for any use or reliance on, and any inaccuracies, errors or omissions contained within the information, views and opinions presented by Cushman Wakefield in this Webinar and within all materials prepared and provided by Cushman Wakefield.