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Should Amazon open stores? Absolutely not. (Part 1)

Should Amazon open stores? Absolutely not. (Part 1)
After talk about the death of the high street, there is now much talk of the death of the pureplay and how online giants need to forward integrate on to [...]

UK Grocery 2016: Amazon to replace discounters as major market disruptor

UK Grocery 2016: Amazon to replace discounters as major market disruptor
Discounters Aldi and Lidl gaining market share at the expense of the Big Four supermarkets radically transformed UK grocery in 2015. 2016 will see attention turn to Amazon’s online grocery [...]

Amazon and the colouring books – how stressed out are shoppers?

Amazon and the colouring books – how stressed out are shoppers?
We have dug around in the data from August 7th to September 2nd 2015 period. And we have found some interesting “nuggets”. [...]

“Just Amazon It”

“Just Amazon It”
We explain how the membership service Prime and the third party marketplace model, together with the logistics build out, are instrumental to Amazon’s expansion of its ecosystem. [...]

Multichannel, the Aldi way

Multichannel, the Aldi way
As we reported earlier in 2015 Aldi is preparing the launch of an online offer in the UK. The discounter is starting a larger trial to become multichannel in Europe [...]

Our Research Director on Bloomberg

Our Research Director on Bloomberg
Daniel Lucht, global research director at Researchfarm, discusses quarterly results from Inditex and examines the luxury and fast fashion industries. He speaks on "The Pulse." [...]

How Uber and Amazon are bringing back the ice cream van

How Uber and Amazon are bringing back the ice cream van
After becoming arguably the first manifestation of omnichannel retailing, the humble click & collect is undergoing yet another revolution. [...]

5 Reasons why AmazonFresh will be a success in the EU

5 Reasons why AmazonFresh will be a success in the EU
Ahead of the imminent launch of Amazon Fresh in the EU, as reports suggest, here is our take of what Fresh could bring to the UK in 5 short points. [...]

Will Apple dominate the mobile payments market?

Will Apple dominate the mobile payments market?
In a new report, MOBILE PAYMENTS 2015: Driving the uberisation of the economy, ResearchFarm assesses the state of play in the market and profiles the key stakeholders from mobile device [...]

Are online grocers close to catastrophic failure?

Are online grocers close to catastrophic failure?
Download the brochure for more information on our latest report Unlike in the US, where new start ups such as meal solution providers, takeaway delivery services and online farmers markets [...]