Is the Grocery Industry Having an Identity Crisis?

Part of our job at WD as thought leaders and business developers is to attend our fair share of conferences and trade shows throughout the year. We present research and POVs, meet a lot of smart people and create opportunities for the future. On the rare occasion, though, we attend a show, and it feels...

BOPIS 2025

Where Are We Headed?


Retail analyst Dana Telsey recently said, “many retailers expect the majority of e-commerce orders to be fulfilled from stores over the next five years.” In fact, in-store pickups hit a record high this past holiday season, with a number of consumers opting to make a purchase online only to pick-up their orders in-store. “Buy online,...

You Can Call Me AL

2018 has been such a rad year, but like you, I’m really hoping to know ahead of time what’s going to happen in business in 2019. Everyone likes a good predictions list, so here’s what I think: Amazon will make another acquisition. They have nearly $30 billion in cash on hand and Bezos is bound...

WeWork

Expanding collaborative work environments one WeWork at a time


The dreaded open work environment. Endless cubicles. Freezing cold offices. Blazing hot conference rooms. Spotty WiFi. None of the above are elements today’s worker wants to deal with. Enter WeWork. Beautiful, inviting, inspiring, collaborative workspaces built with community in mind. As the co-working culture grows and more people continue to work remotely, WeWork is in...

What If: Our Predictions for 2019

What if all of our predictions for 2019 come true? We guarantee that … it’s very unlikely they all come true. But we’d be surprised if they all don’t partially play out over the next 365 days. Why are we so confident? Well, some of these predictions have already started, but we’re expecting the intensity...