A Return to Normalcy

It was Saturday evening. I waited by my door for my Uber ride to the airport to show up. It was a strange feeling and yet I knew this was supposed to be normal. I was on my way to Vegas to attend an in-person conference after almost 19 months. There was a sense of...
Reimagining the Future of Grocery Shopping

Reimagining the Future of Grocery Shopping

Has your car ever broken down leaving you to wait for assistance in order to get back on the road and reach your destination on time? It certainly throws a wrench in your plans, doesn’t it? It makes you adjust, plan and adapt to the changes in circumstances...
Post-Covid Shopping Behavior; What Can We Expect?

Post-Covid Shopping Behavior; What Can We Expect?

At the risk of sounding cliche, we are living in strange times. What can retailers expect to be the impact of COVID on shopping behavior? It has been decades since a global event of this scale has taken place. Some would argue that the world has never seen an event...
The Tea Leaves

The Tea Leaves

Written by: Shekar Raman, Co-Founder, and CEO of Birdzi  Tea leaves A few centuries ago, the most common method of predicting the future was to hire a seer, an astrologer, or, better yet, an Oracle. The knowledge of the future lay in the hands of a few...