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eco and YouGov: Blockchain could fundamentally change the German economy
The blockchain will fundamentally change the German economy within the next 10 years. This is what 32 percent of managers in German SMEs believe, according to a current YouGov survey.
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DHL Express: On Demand Delivery in Sub Saharan Africa
On Demand Delivery will be deployed to more than 100 countries across the globe in 2017, accounting for the majority of global trade and online retail activity.
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NRF and Object Management Group form partnership on retail technology
The National Retail Federation and international technology standards consortium Object Management Group announced that they have formed a new partnership to manage a portion of the functions previously performed by NRF’s Association for Retail Technology Standards division.
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Chinese market: Holland at Home and Nutricia collaborate
Dutch online supermarket Holland at Home has entered into an official cooperation agreement with Nutricia’s Early Life Nutrition (ELN) business unit, manufacturer of Nutrilon, Olvarit and Bambix.
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Cross-border B2C E-Commerce drives intra-regional retail trade in Europe
The report “Europe Cross-Border B2C E-Commerce 2017” reveals key trends and perspectives of cross-border online retail in this region, citing multiple market statistics, forecasts and consumer surveys. One of the key findings of the report is the development of a strong intra-regional cross-border E-Commerce trend, as many online shoppers in Europe buy from countries in the same region.
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Mobile methods expected to increase their share of consumer payments over next 5 years
yStats.com has released a new report titled “Global Mobile Payment Methods: Second Half 2016”. In this publication, the market research specialist summarizes the latest mobile payment market statistics and trends from 20+ countries worldwide. Among the report’s key findings is the projection of strong growth for mobile payment volume resulting in its increased share of consumer payments by 2021.
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Millions of grocery shops plan to increase their virtual shopping over next six months
The internet is quickly becoming the virtual grocery store for many U.S. consumers with 52 million currently grocery shopping online. According to the NPD report, 20 million consumers who are current, lapsed, or new to online grocery shopping plan to increase their virtual shopping for foods and beverages over the next six months.
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Study finds mobile investments pay off in evolving retail landscape
Amid a seismic shift in how U.S. consumers shop, retailers are vying for time on their customers’ screens across all their devices — before, during and after a purchase. That is according to The State of Retailing Online 2017: Key Metrics, Business Objectives and Mobile report, released today by the National Retail Federation’s Shop.org division and Forrester.
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