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In this, our 11th annual Retail Proposition Index, the results show that the pandemic has shaken up consumers’ values, fundamentally shifting expectations and behaviours.
Looking East for learnings in e-commerce
The size, scale and dominance of Amazon make it the obvious role model for any Western retailer plotting a course in e-commerce. Obvious but wrong
Opinion: IoT Meets Auto Services
The Auto industry must embrace IoT, or lose out to the Internet giants but scaling and thriving in an IoT world requires selective investment and collaboration
Opinion: follow Nike’s lead and remodel the brand/retailer deal
It’s time to rethink the economic partnerships between retailers and brands and reward stores for their role in sales, no matter in which channel transactions are made
Voice shopping in the UK to be worth £3.5bn by 2022
Almost half of UK households are forecast to own a smart speaker by 2022, up from 10% today – which is expected to revolutionise how consumers shop
Alexa talks us out of going shopping
Bricks-and-mortar retailers struggling against online commerce face a new threat: voice-activated shopping
Online buying poised for Hong Kong expansion
The growth of e-commerce is inevitable in Hong Kong, as the younger demographic has a different purchasing habit compared with the older generation, says Pascal Martin, a partner in OC&C Strategy Consultants
Opinion: Technology tie-ups will secure retail’s future
Retail Week opinion piece from James Walker explores why partnerships are the future of retail in the digital age
Sky Winning U.K. Soccer Rights Sets Stage to Lift Takeover Price
Sky Plc is snagging more rights than ever - and paying less to boot - to broadcast Britain’s top soccer championship through 2022, a bonus for suitors 21st Century Fox Inc., Walt Disney Co. and Comcast Corp
OC&C Strategy Consultants’ integrated partnership model takes shape with new offices joining us
OC&C Strategy Consultants today welcomes OC&C Poland into its integrated partnership as part of its three-year programme of change to move the firm from a federation of franchises to a closely integrated group of partners
Opinion: The Changing Face of Internet Retailing
What’s going on in retailing? The much-heralded demise of bricks and mortar is not as straightforward as originally thought
The future of retail? You ain't seen nothing yet.
What groundbreaking and industry-changing disruptions should retailers prepare themselves for next?