Handelskraft Trend Book 2021 – The Manifesto for Digital Freedom Out Now!

Today is the day we celebrate digital freedom. The brand new Handelskraft Trend Book 2021 »Digital Freedom« is now available for free download – exclusively for retailers, manufacturers and publishers. Do you want to know what it is all about and how you can benefit from it? This article tells you everything you need to … Continue reading "Handelskraft Trend Book 2021 – The Manifesto for Digital Freedom Out Now!"

Digital Business Compass: Handelskraft 2020 »Digital Intellect« Now Available for Download!

Trends are no longer what they once were. There is no »For real?«, no wow effect, no shock. A solution, a service or a mindset does not necessarily have to be something completely new in order to have the potential to become a trend. Just take a look at long-time favourites: personalisation, big data (the … Continue reading "Digital Business Compass: Handelskraft 2020 »Digital Intellect« Now Available for Download!"

Gazing into the Post-Pandemic Crystal Ball: What’s the »New Normal« in Work & Business? [5 Reading Tips]

It is already clear now that there will be changes and innovations in everyday working life in the future. Flexible working hours, working from home and switching to digital business models are options that many companies had already integrated into their business before COVID-19. However, these innovations will be less of an option and more … Continue reading "Gazing into the Post-Pandemic Crystal Ball: What’s the »New Normal« in Work & Business? [5 Reading Tips]"

E-Food in Times of Corona: The bofrost* Online Shop Is Booming [Success Story]

It does not happen all that often these days that the doorbell rings. No one comes around spontaneously anymore, and anyone doing so would make himself liable to prosecution – or at least look suspicious: the coronavirus (COVID-19) has a tight grip on the world. Habits are changing: we buy more toilet paper and less … Continue reading "E-Food in Times of Corona: The bofrost* Online Shop Is Booming [Success Story]"

20 Years Of Alibaba: Developing an Internet Empire

2019 means it’s Alibaba’s 20th birthday! In China, the Alibaba Group is already the largest e-commerce company, but the company continues to grow in the west. From a small, quick deals marketplace to multinational Internet giant that pleases its customers.

Online retail payments: This is what PSD2 will change in the future [5 reading tips]

Europe. Users, retailers, service providers, and politicians are looking at the continent. Not just because of the EU elections last week, but also because of Europe’s role in promoting a smart, secure, and unified digital economy through measures in various key areas such as artificial intelligence, privacy, and security in e-commerce. The GDPR had its … Continue reading "Online retail payments: This is what PSD2 will change in the future [5 reading tips]"

Paying with your own body – Biometric solutions are trendy [5 reading tips]

From cash to mobile payments. From password to fingerprint. The online payment sector is evolving rapidly to meet the steady pace of technological development and recent legislative changes within the EU. At the heart of these innovations are biometric payment procedures designed to ensure better security standards and a better user experience. Why biometric payment … Continue reading "Paying with your own body – Biometric solutions are trendy [5 reading tips]"