Commerce

Rethinking Capitalism With the Blockchain [Video]

November 20, 2017    By : LTP Team

Capitalism is a cultural construct as much as economic. In his talk, Kary Bheemaiah, Head of Research at U Change, Associate Researcher & Scientist at Cambridge Judge Business School, explains how capitalism has evolved over time and how we have

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Marketplace Expansion: The Secrets to Success

November 15, 2017    By : Simran Singh

Global expansion isn’t always easy – just ask Target. To help kick off its expansion efforts into Canada, the retail giant took over the leases to 220 Zellers locations in 2011. About four years later, Target made a hasty retreat

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The Disruption Hypothesis

October 30, 2017    By : Mehul Desai

M-commerce, given its relatively one-dimensional nature involving the consumer and a provider, is relatively easy to figure out. After years of trial and error, some of the challenges related to the technology for m-payments are gradually falling into place. That

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Amazon – The Horseman of the E-Pocalypse [Curated Content]

October 27, 2017    By : Elena Mesropyan

Amazon is nothing short of a modern business wonder – the company is aggressively entering industries with no limit in sight. Amazon started off selling books out of Bezos’ garage and is now the largest online retailer in the world

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The Future of Shopping is Here & It Can Read Your Mind

October 11, 2017    By : Elena Mesropyan

It appears I haven’t fully realized that the future is here until the news on EEG being applied to reinvent shopping popped up. While it’s still early – experimental – the approach is nothing short of outstandingly futuristic. More interestingly,

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Security vs. Convenience: Do You Still Need to Choose One or the Other?

October 2, 2017    By : Artem Tymoshenko

Concerns over the security of online shopping have been around as long as the Internet and for good reason. The initial steps into making online payments were painful. A lack of security was obvious with the first plaintext implementations. Even

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Tech Is Tech Until Proven a Business

September 19, 2017    By : Sameer Singh Jaini

As a business person working across the digital and technology areas in banking for the past two decades, I have realized that business leaders have a bit of mental block in managing technology. They typically ignore technology until it’s all

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Cash Flow Management & AR/AP Automation: The Most Important Innovation for Small Businesses

September 14, 2017    By : Elena Mesropyan

The owner of a company tells his employees, “You worked very hard this year, therefore the company’s profits increased dramatically. As a reward, I’m giving everyone a check for $5,000.” Thrilled, the employees gather around and high-five one another. “And if

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A Culture of Convenience

August 26, 2017    By : Shane Leahy

A shift in time From checking the weather to booking a personal training session at the gym, the phone in our pockets is increasingly becoming central to how we live our lives. In fact, a recent study shows that the

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E-Commerce in Brazil Is Expected to Grow 4X Over the Next Few Years

August 11, 2017    By : Mariana Rodrigues

E-commerce is expected to increase more than fourfold in the next few years in Brazil, according to Worldpay, one of the leading payment processing companies globally. “E-commerce slice of GDP in Brazil is around from 1.5% to 2% of GDP.

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