Author: Dzof Azmi
Offerings must be ‘innovative’ and ‘meaningful’.
Helps Orang Asli village near Bentong get agricultural products to a global marketplace.
The store is in fact literally a physical storefront for an online shop.
Grocery market not winner takes all market space for at least five players Main competition is breaking habits, teach customers there's a better way to grocery shop
Digitization needs to quickly happen, otherwise ‘we will have lost out’ New PIKOM think tank, Future Digital, about taking future into own hands
Investment by Alibaba has kickstarted digitisation of Chian’s Intime Retail.
Hybrid skills sought-after in managers who can use technology to drive core business Jobseekers open to non-permanent roles if can gain on-job experience, pick up new skills
Wants to import US$2 trillion of products to China in next five years Soon to be world’s largest consumer market is powerful lure for brands
Reaches out to retailers around the world for collaboration opportunities Willing to share local knowledge and work together to develop new products
67% of respondents erroneously believe they are at less risk than larger counterparts M’sian, S’pore SMEs underestimate exposure to risk, overestimate ability to manage it