Korean Book Launch interview in the ECONOMYChosun

Korean Book Launch interview in the ECONOMYChosun

Millennial generation is emerging as the main consumer of the future. How do Dutch and European nations look at the rise of this generation? All across Europe, the Netherlands included, there is a sense that millennials are shaping the future. Technology is here to...
Hema: Reinventing grocery retail

Hema: Reinventing grocery retail

Hema, part of the Alibaba Group, opened its first “new retail” grocery store in February 2015 and has been opening new stores at a rapid pace over the past few years. By the end of 2017, there were 25 Hema stores, mostly in Tier 1 and Tier 2 cities. Today, however,...
E-commerce Europe interview – Nextcontinent 2018

E-commerce Europe interview – Nextcontinent 2018

These are exciting times, because we are about to enter a new era. We are at a tipping point, quite similar to the industrial age. We are heading for the fourth industrial revolution, which will transform the economy, and thus the retailing industry. The speed with...