Lauren Thomas

Lauren Thomas
Lauren Thomas
Retail Reporter
Lauren Thomas is a retail reporter for CNBC with a focus on mall-based retailers, the apparel industry and retail real estate. She joined CNBC after graduating from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill with degrees in Business Journalism and Spanish. Lauren was born in South Carolina and is the oldest of five kids. When she’s not working and writing about retail, you can find her running around Central Park.

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January 18
2:00 pm3:30 pm
Javits North, Level 5, SAP Theatre

2022 shows promise of a strengthening economy and healthy consumer spending with pent-up demand for goods and services. Positioning an organization to effectively leverage positive economic factors and a strong consumer still takes vision and a sense of staying true to the organization's mission given an increasingly level retail playing field. In three successive fireside chats, attendees… Read more