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18/01/2021
In an exclusive interview with IGD, Guo Xuling, Chief of Staff of Alibaba’s Freshippo Business Group, highlights the aspects that distinguish the New Retail, which Freshippo represents, from old retail.

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06/02/2019
A coalition of the largest consumer packaged goods companies, along with recycling organisation TerraCycle, has unveiled a global, first-of-its-kind, shopping system called Loop.
06/02/2019
JD.com completed Indonesia’s first government approved drone flight, a breakthrough for drone delivery in Southeast Asia.
22/01/2019
We recently visited the CES Show in Las Vegas to discover the key themes shaping the technology landscape and what they mean for retail.
03/01/2019

We look at how ecommerce will develop in the next 12 months and beyond.

We cover:

  • Personalisation
  • Digital smart assistants such as apps and lists
  • Social commerce and unattended deliveries
  • Seamless, frictionless shopping online and offline
  • Partnerships and acquisitions 
02/01/2019
Walmart China is testing two different WeChat mini-programs. One provides one-hour delivery service and the other locates where products are in the store.
22/12/2018
With internet penetration and smartphone ownership growing in Latin America we explore the growth of online grocery.
27/11/2018
We look at the direct to consumer opportunity, provide examples across the globe and our view on the future.
13/11/2018
We explore how health and beauty retailers and brands are using digital techniques to inspire, engage and advise across the shopper journey.
06/11/2018
A ‘first of its kind’ pop-up shopping experience offering the latest trends for the season, plus a whole lot more
29/10/2018
We share our forecasts for online, in some of the world's leading markets.