Philip Wiggenraad has provided insights on retail strategy and consumer trends for close to 15 years, focusing on Europe and Asia. His previous experience includes head of research at Hong Kong retail innovation company Tofugear and leading the analyst team at Ascential's Retail Week Prospect in London. Follow him on Twitter: @philforsure
British fast-fashion etailer Boohoo has come under severe pressure following reports of poor conditions in the Leicester garment factories used by the brand.
Shopping behaviour in Asia will be redefined by the Covid-19 crisis, according to new research from retail solutions provider Tofugear, Digital Consumer in Asia 2020.
There is currently an almost endless array of technologies and innovations that Asian retailers can invest in as they look to future-proof their business.
Tofugear has published its annual Asia Digital Transformation Report, in which 150 Asian retail leaders and executives spokes of their innovation plans.
Retailers should not forget that delivering on experience is also about removing friction.
Artificial intelligence has been a buzzword in the retail industry for some time now – now companies are putting words into action.
Inside Retail & Tofugear research lists Asian retailers’ digital transformation priorities in the year ahead.
Investment in digital transformation is required to transition from a product-driven approach to a customer-centric model.