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Sean Mckee

Redefining The Economics Of E-Commerce

Sean McKee is an experienced retailer who progressed through a range of operations roles including store, regional and divisional management at Schuh, before getting into E-commerce in 2010. Sean is a long-time advocate of integrating ...
Sayed Gaffar

Savant eCommerce London Advisory Board 2018

Meet our Mediocracy-Fighting E-commerce Experts   We all know them… those overly retargeted adverts that are trying desperately to drive us to buy those shoes we already bought... three months ago. Or those websites that ...
Andrea Marchiotto

Unilever’s Andrea Marchiotto On Why Personalisation Is Here To Stay

Andrea Marchiotto is Unilever’s Senior Global eCommerce Manager – Head of Foods Retail. Prior to his time at Unilever, Andrea was one of the Amazonians who built and launched amazon.it. While at Amazon, he managed ...
Social Media

L’Oréal Luxe’s JaKenna Gilbert: Social Media To Fuel E-Commerce Success

JaKenna Gilbert has worked in marketing for some of the world’s most luxurious brands in some of the world’s coolest cities. She has created campaigns for Volkswagen, Audi, The Estée Lauder Companies and Coty, Inc. ...
ecommerce marketing

Could Gant’s YouTube Series Be The Next Step In E-Commerce Marketing?

In 2018, premium clothing brand GANT created Couple Thinkers, a six episode series in which comedian Craig Ferguson and his wife Megan set out to meet some of the world’s greatest minds. It’s a bold ...
product information manager

4 Reasons Every Retailer Should Be Using A PIM

Please enjoy this sponsored content, courtesy of Plytix. At its heart, ecommerce is all about content. Content isn’t limited to one channel, of course. Juggling multichannel, omnichannel, AI integrations and the different requirements for content ...
Paul Rogowski

Lamoda’s Paul Rogowski On Russia’s eCommerce Landscape

We spoke to Paul Rogowski, who following a stint at McKinsey as a consultant, rose through the ranks at the fastest growing e-commerce fashion retailer in the Russian Commonwealth, Lamoda, where he now works as ...
customer centric

Becoming A Customer-Centric and Data-Driven Business

On 25th April, I had the honor of chairing the second day of Savant eCommerce Amsterdam. Over the course of the day, we heard talks from some interesting speakers about how to make organizations more ...

A 360° Look At Ecommerce With Professor Jesse Weltevreden

Jesse Weltevreden works as a professor of digital commerce at the Amsterdam University of Applied Science, where he heads a team of approximately 15 researchers, delving into e-commerce (as well as its associated fields — ...

Business-Casual With Janina Vriesekoop (Heineken)

Janina Vriesekoop works at Heineken as an innovation and digital manager and has been working at the beer giant since 2013. The Dutch tech expert previously launched her own digital publishing platform Ons Woord and ...