Week in Review: What’s Next ‘disrupted’ by Tony Fernandes
What else but What’s Next could be on Karamjit Singh’s mind for this week’s column? He talks about how Tony Fernandes ‘disrupted’ DNA’s conference, and about an innovation panel session next week.
What’s Next: Traditional retailers do have an edge
E-commmerce startups are challenging the status quo and putting traditional retailers on the ropes, but traditional retailers still hold a key edge, Ardent Capital CEO Adrian Vanzyl told the What's Next conference.
Clock ticking for retailers, says What’s Next speaker
Adrian Vanzyl, chairman of Bangkok-based fulfillment startup aCommerce, says that traditional retailers have just a 12-month window to get into e-commerce. You can catch him at the What’s Next conference on Sept 29, says Karamjit Singh.
Retailers to spend US$2.5bil on IoT by 2020: Juniper Research
Retailers seeking to capitalise on IoT (Internet of Things) technologies will spend an estimated US$2.5 billion in hardware and installation costs, nearly a fourfold increase over this year’s estimated US$670 million spend, according to new data from Juniper Research.
Eight ways retailers can avoid digital theft
Digital technology is empowering retailers but has also brought with it the risk of digital theft. Retailers need to identify this risk early on and develop an approach to manage it better, writes Sandy Gopalan of Cognizant.
E-commerce will be ‘do or die’ for brick-and-mortar retailers: Criteo
Criteo has revealed its 2015 E-commerce Industry Outlook report, which highlights key trends that will have a significant impact on the industry over the course of the year.
TM launches Shop in A Box solution for retailers
TM has launched its Shop in A Box retail solution offering, which it claimed would enable retailers to increase productivity and thus profits by using bundled value-added services.
Disrupting the retail industry: Here’s how you do it
Tech startups hoping to penetrate the retail industry should think about offering cloud-based or SaaS type solutions, but will still have to face cultural challenges, according to the experts at this month's DNA-TeAM Disrupt discussion.
Professional 'corn-man' joins Disrupt #21 as panelist
Tomorrow’s Disrupt #21 Bricks to Clicks event, welcomes a third panelist, Nelson Kwok, the self-professed “professional corn man” and founder of Nelson’s Corn.
I Synergy’s Affiliate Junction moves into new growth phase
I Synergy Universal Sdn Bhd, which developed and manages the Affiliate Junction (AJ) affiliate network in Malaysia that offers performance-based affiliate marketing solutions, has announced that it is now moving into the third phase of business growth.