“2025 retail rents will be like 2020 flight routes: back to the 1980s.”
“The future is social commerce, digital market places are an interim hype, for brand industry’s e-com latecomers.”
“In five years, an office workspace and business travel will be recruiting incentives.”
“Grandpa tells me, his company used to pay him for sourcing travel to adventurous rural locations.”
How are these snapshots for a future in brand distribution? If you think that’s outrageous, how did your 2020 forecasts from around this time last year pan out?
Lets face it, we all failed spectacularly at forecasting, so nobody should claim to know now. But 1000 minds may create a pretty good understanding. Or did you see it coming that future restaurants past 2020 could look like this one in London?
The Future in Brand Distribution: What We Are Looking For
We believe the creative perspective of a 1000 minds will create a quite accurate picture of what the future in brand distribution can be. If you work in online or offline brand distribution, you have perspective that can contribute to our quest: In search for 1000 Minds.
You cannot stay anchored safely forever. Disruption is taking place and how you interpret it depends on the brand’s organisation and leadership.” Marco Bizzarri, CEO Gucci, Nov 2020
We open Brand Growth Inspiration for a dialogue and are interested on your personal beliefs about the future in brand distribution, be it e-com, retail, wholesale or services, what can will happen to our industry?
You can contribute by commenting in in our online survey and share your perspective.
Whether you want to share your perspective public or private, it only takes 15 minutes if you want this quick.
Alternatively we invite to a digital dialogue with one of our team members from brand marketing, sales, e.com, retail, sourcing, strategy or finance. Pick a date for quick digital coffee
Alternatively you express specific topic of interest and we bring you together with with brand industry expert from Asia, Europe or US.
In any case, help to spread the word and inspiration by inviting others to join for a most colourful picture of the future in brand distribution.
In search of a 1000 minds,
Your Brand Growth Inspiration team
Brand Growth Inspiration is an independent, ad-free industry dialogue platform initiated in 2016 by leaders working in the lifestyle brand industry. Managers from around the world have now teamed up to start this dialogue. Help by contributing!