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Who is the Innovator? Amazon or Kroger?

Now, first of all, Kroger is a Cincinnati-based company not a Seattle-based company, so it is only natural that I should hear more about the things Amazon is experimenting with than those of Kroger, owners of a portfolio of grocery … Continue reading

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Scaling Local Food Revival with a Business Model Innovation

Business Model Innovation Taken for a Spin by Zaycon Foods There is no doubt that people are becoming more interested in where their food came from and with meat prices rising (especially here in the United States with widespread drought … Continue reading

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UPDATE – iPhone 5S mCommerce and Retail Implications

In my previous article on some of the potential implications of the iPhone 5S launch, I talked about how one of the things that wasn’t included in the iPhone 5S that I thought would be, was NFC technology (Near Field … Continue reading

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Kentucky ‘Fraud’ Chicken – Food Fail

Cost Cutting Gone Mad Every time I turn around, food continues to get less and less real. Imagine my surprise when in a fit of weakness I turned up at my local KFC (yes, the word chicken is no longer … Continue reading

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Showrooming vs. Retail Warehousing

Old School vs. Old School As the saying goes, ‘what’s old is new again’. Only this time robots and hand-held computers (aka smartphones) are involved. I was having a conversation recently with a colleague about the retail industry and I … Continue reading

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