Amazon for Business was a launched last month and suggests significant impact to B2B distributors everywhere. Why? Because Amazon is making it as easy for a business to order from Amazon as a consumer can on the standard Amazon site.
On April 21, Google is releasing a new update that could affect your overall company revenues by 1.5% or more. This update is bigger than their two earlier updates. It's big.
2014 continues the trend of digital disruptions of existing businesses and business models. Marc Andreesen called it “software eating the world”. Whether its eating or disrupting the world, technology is changing businesses in front of our eyes.
Companies who realize they need digital transformation often rely on one of two options: (1), hire an agency ; or, (2), hire permanent staff. We suggest a third alternative.
Starbucks leads in coffee and tea experiences and follows in tech. CurrentC retailers like CVS will fail trying to lead in technology. Starbucks wins.
While the Iphone 6 caused all of the lines at Apple Stores and created a new category of smartphone -- "the bendable phone" -- the most disruptive piece of news was Apple Pay. On Monday, Oct 20, Apple Pay was launched at over 220,000 locations. That's a big launch.
Consumer durables need digital. Much like their retail customers, manufacturers of consumer durables (CDM's) need to leverage digital technologies and assets. That's where their customers are.
The impact of the Internet on consumer durables goods purchasing is considerable Durable Goods Manufacturers (DGM’s) must understand the online behavior of their different types of customers.
Google buys into IoT by paying $3.2B for a hardware (industrial) startup called Nest who has sold just over $250 million of its cool looking thermostat since its launch in November 2011. These are crazy numbers!!
The digital and social media landscape in 2013 has continued to change rapidly. Whether it is e-commerce, mobile phone usage or video consumption, the market refuses to move at a leisurely pace. All of which puts more pressure on mid-market companies.