Retail Revival or Fight For Survival? AI is Driving a New Era.

IN Future of Retail — 12 June, 2018

While there have been some big retail closures announced in the UK, consumers are still shopping from physical stores as frequently, and according to a report by Deloitte, brick-and-mortar is predicted to grow by USD 36 billion by 2022. Contrary to popular belief, the retail high street is alive and kicking.    

Asda-Sainsbury’s Merger: How Synergies Support Grocery Retail Growth

IN Future of Retail — 30 May, 2018

When the UK’s second and third largest retailers — Asda and Sainsbury’s — announced their surprise merger last month, the new grocery business became the largest private sector employer in the UK, overnight.

The Future of Commerce: The Importance of Innovation

There’s been a major shift in the way consumers shop. With global retail giants like Alibaba and Amazon disrupting the traditional order of things, businesses have begun to realize the importance of data, AI, automation and omnichannel innovation.