AI & Fashion: An Unlikely yet Perfect Pair At first glance, fashion - which is primarily driven by art, intuition and creativity- seems like an unlikely match for a clinical, analytical and logic-driven technology like Artificial Intelligence. However, AI holds...
Over the last few years, rapid digitization has made a significant impact on the Saudi consumer's lifestyle. Today, a whopping 88% of Saudis use the internet at least once a day and 59% of the population are now present in at least one social media platform. While...read more
In today’s world, a customer is accosted by brands at every step he takes. Every direction he turns in, he either sees brands or a product that’s screaming for his attention. This has led to a hyper-competitive market across every industry – be it food delivery,...read more
Lessons from the Retail Apocalypse The traditional way of 'stock up and wait for a sale' has already spelt the doom for thousands of brick and mortar retailers across the globe. However, the retail apocalypse has somehow propagated the false notion that consumers have...read more
The business dictionary defines a hypercompetitive market as a rapid escalation of competitive tactics used by direct business competitors. Brands embroiled in a hypercompetitive market typically use a combination of strategies including price wars (such as...read more
The Personalization Gap in Offline Retail At a time when Ecommerce is so competitive thanks to smartphone and internet penetration, the yesteryear model of retail, brick and mortar, is threatened. When products are available at the customer's convenience at discounted...read more
Decoding the Connected Customer There is a new breed of human that has emerged in this millennium; one whose smartphone is a vital extension of their limbs. They run their lives on technology. They can’t be fooled by a business’s deceptive advertising, fake promises,...read more