Entries by Juan Nader

The Demise of Bookstores

“It’s not the strongest of the species that survives nor the most intelligent but the one most adaptable to change”- Charles Darwin.   About three years ago a respected Brazilian CEO of one of the most iconic Brazilian bookstores complained publicly that the “Black Friday” event was destroying the Christmas sales. You can read his […]

The Future of Fashion Product Photographers in E-commerce

The product photography industry has been subject to far-reaching changes in recent years. The rapid pace of this change is evident in every aspect of photography; just look at the number of startups offering innovative solutions for previously unrecognized problems in the fashion industry. Online retailers have access to diverse technology that is designed to […]

Can we still trust non-tech people to make the right decision?

We are living in fascinating times, on the verge of a great transformation in our society. If the recent Cambridge Analytica scandal implicating Facebook demonstrated anything of importance, it wasn’t that Facebook has a lot of ‘eyes in the sky’. Instead, the biggest insight was how clueless the congressmen interrogating Mark Zuckerberg were. They appeared […]

Black Friday is coming, are you ready?

Last year’s Black Friday broke all previous records and retailers know the most important part of the year is coming up but what can they do to improve the results in Black Friday and Holiday season? For the past year, I have been talking about it with some of the most important online retailers in […]