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luxury brands

Savant Talks – Farfetch brings European luxury brands to China

Farfetch is an online luxury fashion retail platform that sells products from over 700 boutiques and brands from around the world.  In 2015, Farfetch launched in China, becoming one of the fastest growing brands in ...
supply chain event

The present of Supply Chain

This week we had the pleasure of chatting with three rockstars in the world of Supply Chain and we had an interesting chat about the challenges and changes that managers in Supply Chain are facing ...
Supply Chain digitalisation

Supply Chain digitalisation with Renato Zavattaro

This week we had the pleasure of sitting together with Renato Zavattaro,  International Trade Manager at ABInBev,  for a conversation about Supply Chain Models, technology and future of Supply Chain. Here’s what we talked about. ...
ecommerce china

China: not a competitor, but a gateway

Can China be seen as an ally in the eCommerce landscape instead of a competitor? Professor Cor Molenaar shares his impressions after visiting Chinese heavyweights such as Tencent, Alibaba and JD during his last study ...
expansion

Savant Talks – International Expansion with Made.com

Made.com announced earlier this year that it will expand its business to Portugal, Italy, Spain, Sweden and Denmark. This week we had the opportunity of sitting together with the man behind these ambitious expansion plans, ...
supply chain management

The role of Supply Chain Managers

This week we had the pleasure of sitting with three all-stars in the world of Supply Chain and we had an interesting chat about the role of Supply Chain Managers nowadays. Here's what Angel Caja, ...
Roeland van den Berg

Supply Chain – Operational Excellence with Roeland van den Berg

We had the pleasure to have an insightful conversation about digitalisation, technology and future of Supply Chain with Roeland van den Berg, Programme Manager of Operational Excellence & Innovation at Wallgreens Boots Alliance. Here’s what ...
Personalisation

Anoop Vasisht and the future of Personalisation

Right before next week's Savant eCommerce Berlin, we had the chance to ask Anoop Vasisht, GM Europe of Dynamic Yeld, a few questions about personalisation and the impact it can have on ROI. 1) One ...
Customer Experience

Savant Talks – Build only what is customer-proof

 This week we had the opportunity to bring together for a coffee in our office Christina Hirsch, Customer Experience Director of Vodafone Germany and Alexander Wittkow, Partner & Digital Transformation Lead at Lupus & Company, ...
AI

AI, simulations &… collaborating with your competitors?

Last week we had the pleasure of sitting together with László Kovács, Managing Director at Cyberport who has been described as a man who not only does big data, AI and digital transformation, but lives ...