Wijnand Jongen has been the voice of digital commerce for over 20 years, in the Netherlands (Thuiswinkel.org) and Europe (Ecommerce Europe). He is the bestelling author of the book ‘The End of Online Shopping: the future of retail in an always connected world’, currently translated in 10 languages and released in some 20+ countries. Wijnand is a highly sought-after keynote speaker at (international) conferences the world over.
Bestselling Author of
The End of Online Shopping
A crisis is at hand: neither brick-and-mortar shops nor webshops can keep up with the rapid changes in consumer behavior. In the coming years, the societal impact of digitalization will lead to the end of online shopping [as we know it]. The world of shopping as a social sector is making a 180-degree turn.
Inspiring keynote speaker with an expert vision
about the future of retail & e-commerce
What other people say about ‘The End of Online Shopping’
“A great book for those who want an insight into the change that is happening in the e-commerce industry and the future ahead.”
“Wijnand Jongen has distilled all the core topics of retail into one readable and engaging book that is a must-read for anyone in the world.”
“Wijnand Jongen is one of the most authoritative leaders in e-commerce today. This is a must read!”
“Wijnand Jongen’s book is of great help to establish a shared internet future in the context of the One Belt One Road Initiative, and a great reference for Chinese enterprises.”
“Wijnand’s book is an important read for all who play in the influential and ever-evolving global retail industry.”
“It’s inevitable, customer behavior is changing faster than ever. Thankfully Wijnand provides us a wide review of the key trends to follow closely on an extremely exciting and inspirational way. Don’t miss it!”
“Congratulations on writing such a relevant summary of the current state of affairs in Europe.”
“It is my pleasure to endorse this book as an essential read by participants in our dynamic ecosystem.”
“Wijnand Jongen’s book presents a unique and fascinating overview of what the future will bring to the exciting world of retailing. Highly recommended!”
“This is an engaging and generously researched must-read for senior retailers who are looking to understand and take action to thrive in the new state of retail.”
The latest blogs, media coverages and updates
BNEW Barcelona 2021 – BCROSSBORDER “From America to Europe.”
Highlights of the BCROSSBORDER "From America to Europe. Crossborder Opportunities and Related Public Policies" Session at BNEW Barcelona 2021. BNEW is a physical and digital B2B event that gathers unique events of the sectors of Logistics, Real Estate, Digital...
Russian Edition of “The End of Online Shopping” released
Extremely proud to announce the Russian edition of “The End of Online Shopping” which is the 12th edition of my book! I want to thank everyone who helped make the book become a reality. Большое спасибо (A big thank you) to John Numan and Igor Subow from the eCommerce...
What should Chinese Entreprises pay attention to when developing the online economy – Article WorldMarket Magazine
I had the privilege to be interviewed for an article in Worldmarket Magazine from the Shanghai Commission of Commerce. You can read the article (in Chinese) here: What should Chinese Entreprises pay attention to when developing the online economy - Article...
Ecommerce Europe Appoints Luca Cassetti as Secretary General
The Board of Directors of Ecommerce Europe is pleased to announce Mr. Luca Cassetti as the new Secretary General of the European digital commerce association. Mr. Cassetti has been Director of EU Public Affairs for Ecommerce Europe and has successfully strengthened...
Say what? It’s voice and it’s here to stay – Open Voice Network
As of 15th May, the Open Voice Network is official. I am proud to be one of their ambassadors and I am thrilled to talk about what the benefits are of voice as a technology. Not to mention what this network has set up: a network of five (overlapping) communities....
E-commerce plays crucial role in European society
The Coronavirus outbreak currently holds the whole world in its grip and raises many questions among European (online) retailers. For this reason, Ecommerce Europe, the voice of the European Digital commerce industry, is conducting several surveys among national...
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