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VANCOUVER: The government of British Columbia has received a pitch from computing giant IBM to integrate blockchain technology into Canada’s cannabis trade, ahead of legalisation next year, as provinces scramble to find solutions to the ...

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LONDON/NEW YORK: There is no one way to innovate and whatever approach is taken it needs to suit a company’s culture and the scale of innovation it is looking to pursue, an industry figure has advised – a business may have to explore a ...

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Innovation – the practice of identifying and implementing new products, services and business models – falls into four broad approaches that can help deliver the transformative growth that so many organisations seek.

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SYDNEY: Australian media executives have hit back at technology competitors disrupting the local market, noting that their ability to scale is an advantage.

Article

This article looks at the impact that rapidly advancing technology is having on every player in the Australian and New Zealand media business, from print to TV to digital.

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NEW YORK: Ownership may be going out of fashion, as a brand set up eight years ago to rent out formal women’s wear now eyes more customers, and is trialling a method of encouraging consumers to use rented clothes more often.

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This article explains how financial services brands can protect themselves from fintech disruption by digitally evolving.

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TOKYO: While eyewear remains a luxury purchase for many Asian consumers, Japanese discount retailers, including Owndays and Zoff, see an opportunity to enter the market with a streamlined model similar to that of Uniqlo.

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This article aims to investigate the consistency of the consumer motivational process in accordance with the acquisition and disposition of tangible goods through collaborative consumption.

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This article outlines six trends in financial services that are likely to shape the future for marketers, including the sharing economy, fee transparency and artificial intelligence.

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RICHMOND, VA: Just over half (51%) of US consumers say they’re likely to use sharing economy services for their summer travel bookings this year, a new survey has revealed.

Article

This event report looks at the use of storytelling to drive all aspects of one online wine retailer's unique business model.

Article

This event report looks at how beauty subscription box Birchbox is driving growth in the UK.

Article

This report analyses the key themes and summarises the winning case studies from the WARC Innovation Awards, and presents the views and opinions of the 25 judges.

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BEIJING: China's rapidly expanding sharing economy takes many forms, as consumers attuned to the concept are targeted by entrepreneurs with apparently improbable ideas that angel investors and venture capital firms are ready to fund.

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This article summarises the insights from a series of key papers addressing category disruption, which occurs when a disruptive innovation creates a new market and value network within a category, displacing market leaders (such as Uber in the taxi market and Airbnb in the accommodation industry).

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NEW YORK: Eight in ten US consumers expect to be able to make a purchase directly from a brand, according to new research, emphasising the need for brands to offer a robust direct-to-consumer e-commerce experience as part of an overall digital ...

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This article examines the rise of the iPhone, its competitive market set, and the future for mobiles in the month of the tenth anniversary of the launch of the iPhone, which proved a game-changing invention.

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This article explores how Grab, a billion dollar ride-hailing startup from Singapore, launched a new ride sharing service with content marketing and local influencers.

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LONDON: Automotive marketing remains stuck in the past and has yet to catch up with the technological and social changes taking place around the world, according to an industry figure who argues it can usefully learn from the approach taken by ...

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This article examines what has changed in the car industry as the advent of leasing and renting deals has made consumers less attached to their cars, and technology has shifted focus from mechanics to in-car experiences.

Article

This article introduces a series of papers on marketing automobiles: the different ways that automobiles are marketed and how this will change in the future.

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This report explores how BMW is tackling the three major business obstacles of autonomous driving, connectivity and electrification.

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CHICAGO: McDonald's, the quick service restaurant chain, last week unveiled its global growth plan, which included a strong hint that it plans to roll out a home delivery service in its top five market to reignite sales and win back customers.

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This event report outlines how Venmo, the peer-to-peer payments app, has built a brand that is loved by consumers despite being in a low-interest category that is linked with negative feelings.