NOV 17, 2021
Innovations in AI, digital currency, and real time payment networks are transforming B2B payments solutions.
SEP 27, 2021
Apple rebuffed the proposals, saying the standard would stifle innovation. The rules could also cut into the sizable accessories ecosystem Apple regulates under its Made for iPhone (MiFi) program. Apple also claimed that efforts to box out its Lightning cable would itself cause “an unprecedented volume of electronic waste.”.
OCT 11, 2021
When digital and food intersect, all types of innovation can be brewed up; digital grocery buyers in China crave an ever-greater variety of food and are hungry for new experiences—live seafood has proven popular. But young consumers in China want to indulge themselves in information, and this is where livestreaming commerce can fill that void.
JUL 7, 2021
SEP 9, 2021
This will allow the CMS to negotiate drug prices, limit price increases, promote industry competition, and support medical innovations that can combat high healthcare costs. The 29-page plan also includes initiatives for capping Medicare members’ out-of-pocket costs, shortening drug manufacturers’ exclusivity periods, and reducing regulatory barriers for lower-priced generic medications.
SEP 1, 2021
This could lead to some innovation stagnation, as well as a cautious outlook from investors and overseas partners.
SEP 2, 2021
What other brands are doing: Fast food service innovation has become a priority. Taco Bell: The Tex-Mex-inspired fast food chain is experimenting with a new dining experience called Taco Bell Defy, a two-story, 3,000 square-foot structure with a kitchen on the top floor. It will include four drive-thru lanes with three of those lanes focused on mobile orders and pick-up.
MAY 25, 2021
The new modem could promote IoT innovation across numerous industry use cases, from retail and automation to manufacturing and precision agriculture. 5G allows for rapid, real-time data analysis of devices. 5G networks generally will enable higher data speeds, lower latency, and can support more connections for each network node.
NOV 26, 2019
eMarketer was pleased to moderate a Tech-Talk webinar presentation featuring Brandon Harris, assistant vice president of digital and innovation at PenFed Credit Union, and Noah Perlmutter, technical support analyst and quality assurance engineer at Decibel. They shared their secrets for managing and measuring brilliant digital experiences for sustainable results.
MAR 9, 2020
eMarketer research analyst Man-Chung Cheung, senior researcher Jeane Han and principal analyst Nicole Perrin discuss how the newest strain of the coronavirus will change consumers' behavior. How will reducing contact effect businesses? Will media consumption habits change? And what have been some potential innovations coming out of this global situation?
AUG 12, 2021
If anything, people are more willing to try mcommerce innovations than they were two years ago. US retail mcommerce sales grew at 41.4% in 2020 and will grow another 15.2% in 2021, to reach $359.32 billion. Annual sales should nearly double between now and 2025. 3. Top 5 countries for retail ecommerce sales growth in 2021.
SEP 20, 2021
MN: One big challenge is that I’m spending 50% of my time not just on product innovation but also on organizational process innovation, helping our business become Agile. The organizational mindset doesn't change overnight. We're a bank, and customers expect us to be safe and secure.
AUG 17, 2021
In the end, it fast forwarded the uptake of an innovation that had already been identified as a must-have for competing in the evolving retail landscape. Here’s one example. Golf Town. Profile: Specialty retailer with 49 locations across Canada. Objective: Personalize mass emails. Tactic: Segmentation by digital behavior.
MAY 20, 2021
US state regulators: Chime agreed to stop referring to itself as a bank in its marketing materials, per a settlement with the California Department of Financial Protection and Innovation that was dated to March. The state regulator took legal action against Chime in 2020 because the neobank was likening itself to a bank without having a state banking license.
AUG 31, 2021
Half of Amazon’s total operating profit comes from AWS; should the division falter, the company could have less cash on hand to invest in innovations such as its planned move into department stores, investments in electric vehicle maker Rivian, expansive renewable energy projects, and other initiatives.
SEP 21, 2021
VR: Society demands that businesses play larger roles in climate change and DEI with delivery of green, responsible innovation. Within the next five years, our goal is to source 90% of the electricity used in our global operations from renewable sources and remove 1 million tons of greenhouse gas emissions from our supply chain.
AUG 26, 2021
There’s also been more innovation in the space: For instance, Mastercard recently introduced the Bilt Mastercard credit card, which offers perks like 2x points for rent payments. The opportunities: Till’s new features can help it further penetrate the rental market and could make it a leader in the space as the market undergoes digital transformation.
AUG 18, 2021
Davis was brought in to kickstart product innovation at the then 13-year-old social media company, but his blunt and persistent manner of criticism was not exactly welcomed by employees. All the while, Twitter has attempted to attract workers with the campaign #LoveWhereYouWork, which attempts to highlight its more relaxed work atmosphere (by Silicon Valley standards).
JAN 6, 2021
2020 was a tumultuous year to say the least, but as the adage goes, in crisis there is opportunity. This idea is literally embedded in the Chinese word for “crisis” (危机): Its second character means opportunity. China’s populace appeared to have embodied that spirit. In a challenging year, entrepreneurs and regulators alike worked together to steady the ship and found ways to restore some normalcy through resilience, digital innovations, and timely policies.
AUG 18, 2021
The US is similarly looking push investments in local foundries as part of President Biden’s United States Innovation and Competition Act (USICA). If successful, these efforts could generate local job opportunities, help manage supply chains, and cut down on importation costs.
NOV 29, 2021
Big players can also slow innovation from smaller aspiring competitors and even potentially act against customer interests, epitomized in the 2008 financial crisis. Blockchain-run services, by contrast, distribute power across the network of participants, which in theory prevents monopolies from forming. Here are three DeFi use cases that aim to improve on centralized counterparts:.
AUG 4, 2021
Innovations like CIBC’s digital ID verification solution help alleviate the procedural impediments typically associated with legacy banks. Adoption of a similar offering by all of the other top seven Candian banks could further widen this divide.
AUG 12, 2021
That put a greater emphasis on faster payments and real-time payment (RTP) systems, leading to innovations that improved the end-to-end transaction process: In March 2021, Automated Clearing House (ACH) expanded same-day settlement so financial institutions (FIs) could send payments later in the business day.
AUG 12, 2021
It wasn't necessarily that it was an innovation in the sense of an invention of features that didn't exist, but rather it brought all of the most impactful features into a design that was attractive, that people wanted to use, and that they wanted on their bathroom mirror or counter.
Vice President, Growth
AUG 11, 2021
Back in April, CVS launched its digital health ventures arm—now that it's integrating a new virtual primary care service into its business, it has a direct pipeline to pilot and launch the latest digital health innovations. This could be part of a larger strategy of carving out its place as a digital health leader.