Companies that don't embrace failure as a part of innovation, risk becoming irrelevant with fewer options to survive.
Topic: Retail News
Meet the 2017 World Most Admired Technology and Retail Companies. Lead, by actualizing your personal and professional brand value dream by engaging passionately with employees / customers and you will be most admired.
Fellow professionals, listening to all of you engage today in the User Group activities was a great reminder of one of my favorite personal quotes, "retail is a team sport". Reflecting on the day, two motivating themes loomed Passion and Being First.
It is not about stores versus online. Shoppers increasingly are blind to the differences. The consumer is the channel. Millennials and future generations as the rulers of retail will expect many magical differentiated experiences.
We are living in amazing digital revolution times where technology can drive continuous brand value improvements. Lead, by living your personal and professional branding dream.
Why this is important: In order to survive and thrive, retailers are transforming to omnichannel. That will require new capabilities from distributors to in order to meet consumer expectations of more product choice and delivery on their terms.
Video is the new medium required to package successful branding. The following are my current favorite future predicting retail technology videos.
For the past five years, Ford has been publishing a list of global micro trends. The company calls it "a compilation of the most compelling movements across the globe that are shaping how we live, work, and engage with the world around us." Here are my favorite highlights.