Wijnand Jongen is a bestselling author, keynote speaker and futurist on topics where retail and e-commerce meet. He has been the voice of digital commerce for over 20 years, in the Netherlands (Thuiswinkel.org) and Europe (Ecommerce Europe). He is the author of the book ‘The End of Online Shopping’, 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.
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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.
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This week Ecommerce Europe and EMOTA have announced their merger. For a long time, these two European webstore interest groups coexisted. Now it is time to come together as one – as the online market becomes more mature and digital Europe is desperate for a level...
The onlife consumer has high hopes for the retailers they purchase from. Retailers need to step up their game, if they are to meet the expectations of their customers. They can no longer get away with the website being a digital store window, they need to tap into all...
There are four new economic paradigms: the smart economy, the sharing economy, the circular economy and the platform economy. I want to focus on the “glocal” platform economy, where the pendulum swings back and forth between global – the world at large – and local –...
It is hard to overestimate the impact of the internet on retail. When being online was new, the retail business model did not have to adapt, not much. Buyers, retailers, consumers, same old story. In many ways, the webstore was simply a digital storefront, with a...
Yet another retail chain has filed for bankruptcy. High street retailers seem to be toppling over by the dozens. Physical stores and familiar names being wiped out. The Netherlands has recently seen a wave of bankruptcies: onetime favourites going under, their success...
Online-Einzelhändler wie Amazon oder die chinesischen Mitbewerber Alibaba und JD setzen immer stärker auf physische Filialen. „Online-Händler erfinden den Handel neu“, sagte der Handelsberater Wijnand Jongen beim Handelskolloquium in Wien. Read the full article in...
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