The global clothing company had me in for a talk for their leadership on the trends sweeping the world of retail. I went in with a storyline that the days of holding inventory were coming to an end; that same day shipping, pick-and-pack, and the marriage of e-commerce and logistics were to lead to a world that would see the downsizing of the retail footprint. They saw it too. The future of retail – chaining faster than you think!
Archives for August 2012
This organization manages the Commissary (grocery, retail) stores at US military bases worldwide.
Their goal is to ensure that they can compete with global retail pioneers, while at the same continuing to support the US government goal of ensuring constant combat readiness, and support of the troops allocated for the same goal. The CEO invited Jim to provide the opening kickoff for a two day global leadership retreat in Norfolk, VA.