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Battle of the retailers …

Retailers which dominate the market place like Amazon and Walmart offer customers endless choice at cheap prices, which many other brands can’t compete with. However, this is starting to change with two new trends emerging – the offering of hyper personalised products, or anonymous products which follow a ‘one size fits all’ policy. Have a

The rise of manless and cashless retail continues …

JD has launched an unmanned shop in Jakarta, Indonesia which integrates cutting edge technologies like RFID, facial recognition, and image recognition to provide the modern consumer with an efficient retail experience. After AmazonGo and Walmart approach unmanned shops, JD is accelerating the transformation in the retail category with the JD.ID X-Mart. It is powered by

Do you speak AI?

Sharing some basic findings on artificial intelligence, an overview of the market and opportunities for marketing.

The innovation recipe …

What generates innovation? What is its essence? What is the secret formula that makes one more innovative than others? Why do some people seem to have a mind-predisposition to forecasting the future? The Harvard Business Review has the answer. After a 6-year-long study, a sample group of 25 innovative entrepreneurs – including  Amazon’s Jeff Bezos, eBay’s

5 retail trends changing the world as we know it …

Some facts … Omni-channel and innovation have been, and still are, the keys to success of modern retailers. Today’s consumers live, work and shop in a digitally integrated world and retailers need to leverage on innovation to deliver a more enriched, personalized and seamless customer experience. A significant example is Burberry, which provided its in-store sales team, globally,