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Amazon vs. Alibaba: Who wins the battle of the platform giants?

In the USA and Europe, Amazon is the undisputed number one in eCommerce. And the probability is high that this will remain so in the coming years. Nevertheless, there is a global player who is constantly being compared to Amazon and is regarded as his toughest opponent. We are talking about the e-commerce group Alibaba, the market leader in China, the world’s largest national e-commerce market.

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eFood and Artificial Intelligence: 7 tips for a sales increase of up to 30% in the online supermarket

Buying fashion or books online – that has become the norm for most customers. However, online shopping behaviour has remained more cautious in the foodstuffs segment. But now, forecasts suggest that strong… Leave a Comment

Delivering CRO and the bigger omnichannel picture

Being able to deliver consistency on a company’s website is imperative to successful digital strategy. Site search for one carries an expectancy for customers, and can make or break a shopping experience for them. Customers who can’t find the products or content they’re looking for, move on to your competitors. As a result of this, retailers across Europe are refocusing their investment in site search because they recognise the importance and range of benefits that effective merchandising rules can bring to their businesses. 

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Interview with Carsten Kraus: “Deep Neural Networks could develop their own moral concepts”

The victory of Google’s Alpha Go deepmind software over South Korean go-champion Lee Sedol does not only herald the next round of the industrial revolution. According to IT expert Carsten Kraus, the resulting superiority of Deep Neural Networks (DNNs) over human intelligence may even mark the end of all upheavals. This interview was originally published in the German magazine “e-Commerce News”

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Ecommerce Roadmap 2016: Infographic to accompany the FACT-Finder Retailer Survey

Comprehensive retailer survey

Which roles will marketplaces play in future? How much potential lies in predictive analytics? And what will the key issue be in mobile commerce in 2016? Within the context of a study conducted by FACT-Finder, more than 700 ecommerce insiders provided answers to strategically significant questions.
The results of the comprehensive retailer survey show how online retailers feel regarding current trade issues and trends, and which measures are at the top of their To-Do lists for this year.

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