As Tescos looks to be locked into a gently downward spiral and the discount stores like Aldi and Lidl continue their relentless rise, the revolution and battleground of the retail market is set to be shaken up even more. Facebook has shown its hand as it moves to become a retail outlet.
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Who’d Bet On Whether Amazon, Google or Facebook Will Achieve Global Domination Now? As Tesco recently has started showing increasing signs of strain in competing in a rapidly changing shopping market and Google announced it was introducing counter-intuitive measures to encourage discontented staff to walk away from their jobs, an old debate was given a… Read more »
No – Making Money From Social Media Not As Easy As It Sounds. You know how you can retweet something on Twitter? So you get some rubbish that somebody you ‘follow’ likes and thinks you want to see? Well occasionally a nugget is retweeted. One such is from Re/code, a technology blog, retweeted and reported… Read more »
Vending Machines Set to Take Over the World? This blog is more than you wanted to know about vending machines. But it makes a serious point to watch out for, regarding one of the world’s giant businesses. Everybody knows the wide range of things that can be bought from a vending machine these days. Food,… Read more »
A sure-fire winner among seasonal blogs: Last Minute Shopping Tips For the Desperate Last Minute Shopper Regular readers over the years will have appreciated how little this blogger actually likes shopping. It’s not just a natural reluctance to stretch the arm into the pocket, it’s a revulsion against wasting time buying things. The retail therapy… Read more »