In Good Company: The Changing World of Retail

Speed, convenience, and personalization are key to winning the hearts of today’s shoppers. But it’s not always easy. KPMG retail expert Mark Schmeling joined us to talk about the changing world of retail and what retailers need to do to get ahead of their competition.

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Today’s shoppers are used to speed, convenience, and personalization. If retailers can measure up to these increasingly high expectations, shoppers will keep coming back. But it’s not always easy—it requires flexibility, investment in talent, and a willingness to innovate. 

Mark Schmeling, national sector leader and national advisory industry leader for consumer and retail at KPMG, joined us for this episode of In Good Company to talk about the modern retail experience, personalization, the role of cloud platforms, the battle for talent, and the potential of emerging technology. 

In this episode: 

The Changing World of Retail

Why Experience Matters

Getting to Know You: Deep Retail

Cloud Platforms and Retail

The Battle For Talent

The Power of Emerging Technology

Data and Privacy

In Good Company is a video series that addresses the biggest issues facing your business, with some of the smartest minds in the business. Check out all of our In Good Company episodes here.

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