Jul 13, 2020

Why beauty brick-and-mortar is thriving In China

Offline beauty sales are peaking now that China’s online buyers are back at brick-and-mortar chain stores. But can local beauty retailers seize the moment?

May 18, 2020

China's O2O retail leads in technology, but is letting us down in content

China's O2O 'new retail' scene is missing out on opportunities to connect with consumers in ways that improve their lives, says Havas Group's Greater China strategy chief.

Oct 23, 2019

Giving physical retail a facelift: 5 lessons from beauty

A sector focused on physical beauty is also focused on deriving greater value from physical stores. A brand and experience strategist with Fitch Hong Kong explains what beauty brands are doing right.

May 17, 2019

How to make your brand matter in the new retail paradigm

The major challenge that retail brands must reckon with is not physical versus digital. It’s cultural.

Apr 4, 2019

AI in retail: It’s just the beginning

The promise of AI in retail is its ability to provide a shopper with a feeling of personal communication across all shopping channels at scale.

Mar 13, 2019

O2O: India's Affle acquires Singapore-based Shoffr

Company claims its third acquisition in 12 months completes its omnichannel consumer platform.