record retail

record retail

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May 5, 2020
by David Farrell

At age 36, Doug Putman has become the world’s pre-eminent pre-recorded music retailer, with almost 5,000 employees and 350 stores spread across Canada, the US and the UK operating under the Sunrise, For Your Entertainment (FYE) and HMV brand names. Here he discusses what it's like in the hot seat during the lockdown.