This issue explores how companies address the challenges and opportunities from major shifts in technology, global demographics and the economy.
This issue looks at trends, including the opportunities and challenges related to omnichannel, 3D printing and alternative payment platforms.
We look at big data on performance, what manufacturers should consider before bringing production home and lessons from the music business.
We explore the Chinese consumer, buying power of the older consumer, how shopping centres are changing, emerging markets and joint ventures.
We examine the battle for manufacturers to maintain margins in an era of rising customer buying power, multi-channel supply chains and crowdfunding.
We look at the consumer metrics, how smartphones are redefining retail, the consumer sector in the CIVETS and the organic food industry.
We examine the politics of pricing, Brazil’s coming of age, the rise of nutraceuticals and functional foods, and smart sustainability reporting.
This issue covers price volatility and uncertainty in the food industry, global supply chain challenges, and creative new retailing strategies.
This issue of ConsumerCurrents looks at water scarcity, emerging markets, private label brands and global talent shortages.
We look at how globalisation, a recovering economy, the emergence of new markets and new technologies are impacting consumer markets companies.