• #105: Digital Transformation and Retail, Shashank Saxena, Director of Digital and eCommerce, Kroger
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    #105: Digital Transformation and Retail, Shashank Saxena, Director of Digital and eCommerce, Kroger

    Hello, digital transformation is one of the hot topics today, and retail is certainly a hot topic because we all spend a lot of time in stores. And on this episode of CXO-talk, episode 105, we’re talking with someone from Kroger, one of the largest retail organizations in the universe. I’m Michael Krigsman and I’m here with my you know, I’m going to say it. I’m going to say it, with my brilliant co-host Vala Afshar. Hey Vala. Wow what a great compliment. Another fantastic way to end a Friday afternoon, having a incredible thought leader, Shashank on the show with us and then now this compliment so this is…

  • Microsoft Dynamics 365 Commerce and Connected Store Vision
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    Microsoft Dynamics 365 Commerce and Connected Store Vision

    – [Narrator] Modern retail runs on modern technology. To keep pace with increasing consumer expectations, retailers must deliver connected experiences. Whether online, in store, in app or social, shoppers expect personalized, consistent, secure, and friction-free retail experiences. Today we are introducing Dynamics 365 Commerce, enabling retailers to deliver a unified customer experience across all buying channels. Intelligent business practices, driven by data, enable retailers to optimize operations, inventory, supply chain and fulfillment, gaining comprehensive insights to deliver exceptional customer service. But data isn’t limited to clicks and screens. Data can come from all around us if we know where to look. Observational data, the data we generate as we move…

  • Why Drupal as a platform to drive your business?
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    Why Drupal as a platform to drive your business?

    Hello! Why is Drupal the right platform for digital business? Well, there are a plethora of different reasons why companies rely on Drupal as their central platform for carrying out digital business almost just as many reasons as there are companies. But first, let’s take a look at who is using Drupal at the moment. It has been around for about fifteen years now, after all. On the international stage, there are plenty of well-known multinational brands that rely on the Drupal CMS: take for example the BBC, Tesla, the US government or NASDAQ. All of these organisations have their own KPIs and business objectives but the end goals of…

  • Conversion funnels in action
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    Conversion funnels in action

    Hello! Today we will be looking at sales and marketing funnels, also known as conversion funnels. The concept of conversion funnels has been around for years in the digital marketing world and it is the subject of many many articles and videos. Everyone is always waffling on about optimising complex landing page strategies, with fancy diagrams and serious-looking statistics. but there is very little to be found in terms of concrete online case studies with actual video proof. but there is very little to be found in terms of concrete online case studies with actual video proof. And that is something I would like to change over the next few…

  • Cognitive Automation and AI in Business with Aera Technology and David Bray (CxOTalk)
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    Cognitive Automation and AI in Business with Aera Technology and David Bray (CxOTalk)

    We’re exploring the concept of cognitive automation. I’m delighted to speak with two gentlemen who will explain these concepts and what they mean for business. Fred, tell us briefly about Aera Technology. We build the technology that enables self-driving enterprise. I’ll speak more about what it is, but it’s fundamentally a cognitive operating system. I’m being a bit jargon-y here, but a system that automates how decisions are made and executed primarily in large organizations. David, tell us about your background and what you’re doing. My background is Executive Director for what’s called the People-Centered Internet coalition. We strive to do projects that demonstrate how the Internet can be used…

  • Keynote Speaker Lital Marom: Talking platforms with Stelleo Tolda, Mercado livre’s COO
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    Keynote Speaker Lital Marom: Talking platforms with Stelleo Tolda, Mercado livre’s COO

    I’m here at Mercado Livre with the COO Stelleo Tolda. Its great to be here a day before your digital summit this year So as one of the largest e-commerce platforms of Latin America THE largest actually I wanted to ask you as you know Building and running a platform based business is very different than building and running a traditional business So what are your key KPIs and metrics for success? So we’re really about interactions between buyers and sellers were about connecting people We talked about democratizing Commerce in mercado libre as a marketplace allowing people who couldn’t buy because they lived far away from the centers in…

  • Blockers and failures of digital transformations in eCommerce – Martin Himmel | eCommerce Talks #3
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    Blockers and failures of digital transformations in eCommerce – Martin Himmel | eCommerce Talks #3

    Divante presents eCommerce Talks for industry experts share their insights about the ever-changing world of e-commerce, today we’ll be talking with veteran ecommerce consultant Martin Himmel Okay thank you for joining us one more time you guys we have a special episode today and a special guest we’re going to talk about something we don’t usually talk which is about little more of failures we’ll be talking about a lot of successful companies and successful experiences and for that today we have Martin Himmel which is the founder and the managing director of ECOM Consulting Thank You Martin for joining us today Thank you for having me Martin you are…