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Jan 20 2017

3 ways online reviews have changed the retail industry

It is not just online shopping that has changed how customers shop. Here we discuss three ways in which having access to online reviews has changed the retail industry. Although we might now take it for granted, without a doubt, the retail industry has irrevocably changed, thanks to customers now having the ability to share …

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Jan 18 2017

8 technologies that will shape the retail and consumer industries by 2026

An outline of eight technologies that are expected to disrupt the retail and consumer packaged goods in the near future. In the days leading up to the World Economic Forum (WEF) Annual Meeting, which began in Davos, Switzerland, yesterday, 17 January 2017, the WEF published a report, Shaping the Future of Retail for Consumer Industries. …

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Jan 11 2017

4 ICT/tech developments we are likely to see in the Caribbean in 2017

Looking ahead to 2017, here are some of the big tech/ICT developments and trends we are likely to see in the Caribbean Consistently, tech/ICT issues that made the headlines or had us talking in 2016 were diverse and interesting: from the liberalisation process in Guyana and the region’s growing focus on call centres and offshore …

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Jan 06 2017

Brick and mortar stores: are they truly necessary in this day and age?

A brief examination of the pros and cons of physical (brick and mortar) stores and virtual ones. Over the past few days, online retail giant, Amazon.com, has been in the news with regard to its plans to open a physical bookstore in New York City. The store would not be the company’s first: other have …

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Dec 30 2016

How well did we do? A look back at our 2016 predictions

A review of the five ICT/tech trends we anticipated would be evident in the Caribbean in 2016. At the beginning of the year, we published five trends we believed would become more evident in the Caribbean during the year. On this our last article for 20146 it is opportune for us to review our predictions …

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