Fri.Aug 09, 2019

Broadcom Buys Symantec’s Enterprise Biz.: Good News For Investors; Bad News For Enterprises

Forrester eCommerce

Yesterday, Broadcom announced a definitive deal to acquire the enterprise business of Symantec for $10.7 billion in cash.

What Organizations Need To Know Before Jumping On The AI Bandwagon

Retail TouchPoints

By Gary Saarenvirta, Daisy Intelligence Today, offering WiFi access is so ubiquitous that seeing an ad for it seems odd. But check out the window of your local coffee shop and you might still see an old, fading sign that says, “WE OFFER FREE WiFi!” Exclamation point and everything.

Business Gets Personal: Why Executives Cannot Decouple Individual Values From Company Values

Forrester eCommerce

Equinox and SoulCycle are feeling the burn. When headlines broke that Stephen Ross, chairman and majority owner of the fitness brands’ parent company, is hosting a fundraiser to support President Trump, consumers and celebrities vehemently called for boycotts.

Wicked Quick: What’s up with Popupshops.io

GetElastic

Disclaimer: As a native of New England I enjoy sharing my region’s slang with the world. Wicked” is a general intensifier. It’s ultimately the better substitution for “really” or “very”; therefore this article is going to be very quick.

Tips For E-Commerce Best Practices

An infographic listing the best practices companies can follow to bolster their e-commerce website.

Running a Business in Hong Kong

eCommerceFuel

After running businesses in multiple countries, Joonas Gebhard of Blippo.com has settled in Hong Kong. Today he joins the show to discuss why he thinks HK is the best place to start a business, as well as all the logistics of setting up shop there.