Where is retail going? A recent article looks at 5 key trends and identifies the factors shaping the future of retail. Continue reading What is in store for retail? 5 trends to watch
Since we published our major study on The Future of Money, we like to keep up with the big things happening in the payments space. Three recent developments caught our eye. Continue reading Future of money: three trends to look out for
Trends agency, PSFK, thinks brands need to start to think of consumers as a new kind of media platform and media channel.
This may sound strange, but in an omni-channel world, where new technologies are transforming how people shop and interact with brands, maybe this makes sense. Continue reading Have consumers become their own platform and media channel?
The latest figures from Bank of Ireland may be the strongest signal yet that marketers can no longer ignore Generation-Z when it comes to the future of money. In 2017, contactless use among their customers grew 140%, amounting to an additional 2.25 million transactions on the previous year. This is a huge change from 2015 when … Continue reading New data signals Gen-Z’s role in Ireland’s cashless future
In 2017, two major milestones will be reached. With the launch of Android Pay late last year and Apple Pay this March, 2017 will be Ireland’s year of the mobile wallet. On top of this, the eldest members of Generation-Z will turn 21, marking the coming of age of Ireland’s newest and most enigmatic generation. A … Continue reading Outlook 2017 – The evolution of money accelerates
How we buy our goods is evolving. The rise of department stores and supermarkets in the 20th century reflected the needs of the market. Less time meant more need for a one-stop option. Once again, needs are evolving. In 2017, will see more direct to consumer selling and delivery. Three big changes will drive this. Firstly, there … Continue reading Outlook 2017: The year that direct selling explodes?
Our study on the Future of Money was published in September, 2016. We’ve written about it on our blog here and here, and our study secured nationwide media coverage. We’ve pulled together a list of where you can read more: Irish Independent Irish Examiner Newstalk (audio) RTE Radio 1 (audio) Marketing.ie Business Plus Business and Finance Adworld.ie Businessworld … Continue reading Media coverage for The Future of Money study