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COVID-19 and the Retail Landscape:
Adapting to the New Realities of Commerce

With increasing shelter in place restrictions and record unemployment in the US, retailers and suppliers have entered a continuous adaptation cycle. This week, Tory Gundelach, Lei Duran, and Doug Hermanson outline three leading drivers of change and provide guidelines on adapting to the new realities of commerce.

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The New Realities of COVID-19 and Canada

With the sudden illness of the Prime Minster’s wife, the new reality of COVID-19 shocked Canada overnight. On the latest episode of Retail Sound Bites, David Marcotte and Amar Singh discuss the impact on Canadian retail, share near-term priorities, and unpack future implications.

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COVID-19 and the Retail Landscape:
Recent Developments and Implications

From supply chain disruptions to economic swings, Kantar’s experts will help address your most pressing issues today while keeping you on the right path for tomorrow. This week Todd Szahun, David Marcotte, and Doug Hermanson outline the latest COVID-19 related developments and dive into macroeconomic and near-term implications for the retail landscape. 

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How will COVID-19 affect the retail market?

The first installment of an ongoing Retail Sound Bites series will bring near and long-term implications of COVID-19 into focus. Speaking through the lens of North American retail, David Marcotte and Doug Hermanson dive into supply chain, key macroeconomic indicators, and heightened recession risks as a result of the pandemic.

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The Future of Marketing Part 2

The Future of Marketing  Part 2

In this episode, host J. Walker Smith continues his discussion with Kantar partner Kate Price about the things that marketers must do to adapt and prepare for the future, including new ways of learning (sprints), new ways of planning (SAFe), and new ways of managing (generalists not specialists).

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The Future of Marketing –
When Disruption is SOP Part 1

The Future of Marketing – When Disruption is SOP Part 1

In this episode, host J. Walker Smith talks about the future of marketing with Kantar partner Kate Price who has just published the results of a global client initiative she led last year concerning the things that marketers are doing to cope with change.

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Seeing the future through
the lens of Generations

In this episode, host J. Walker Smith talks with Ann Clurman, a Partner in the trends and futures practice of Kantar and a leading authority on generational marketing, about the value of using a generational perspective to anticipate and predict the future.

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  • Formative Experiences and the Price of Gasoline – Arthur van Benthem
  • Not drinking or driving, teens increasingly put off traditional markers of adulthood – Washington Post
  • The Decline in Adult Activities Among U.S. Adolescents, 1976-2016 – SRCD
  • The long shadow of 1989 – globalinequality
  • Webinar Replay: Generations in 2020: A Panel Discussion – Kantar

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Key Trends and Predictions, 2020

In this first Retail Sound Bites installment of the new decade, host Bryan Gildenberg offers his retail predictions for 2020 and beyond, and the “post-retail” retail world.

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Applied Digital Adolescence

In this installment of Kantar Sound Bites, host Bryan Gildenberg examines a July 3, 2019 Vox article about WalMart’s current ecommerce challenges…

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Beyond Profit – Leslie Pascaud Discusses Brand Purpose with the ANA

In this episode of Beyond Profit, a podcast of the ANA Center for Brand Purpose, Kantar’s Leslie Pascaud discusses the company’s purpose research, the importance of sparking a purpose movement, the challenges of identifying a purpose that is true to a brand, and much more.

Just Enough: A Conversation with SVP Dave Marcotte on Blockchain

In this installment of Retail Sound Bites, the next in the “Just Enough” series, in which Kantar’s Chief Knowledge Officer Bryan Gildenberg speaks with Kantar’s SVP Dave Marcotte about key topics in the retail ecosystem… In this episode, Blockchain.


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