Amazon Go: The Future of Retail?

Amazon Go, Amazon's new brick-and-mortar retail initiative, caused a media frenzy when its first location had a soft opening for Amazon employees in 2016. The store offered a revolutionary take on the classic corner store: no lines, no cashiers, no cash registers. Just go in, pick what you'd like, and walk out. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NrmMk1Myrxc The idea … Continue reading Amazon Go: The Future of Retail?

Book Summary: The Everything Store, Jeff Bezos and The Age of Amazon

Summary: The Everything Store, Jeff Bezos and the Age of Amazon, by Brad Stone tells the story of how Amazon became what it is today. The book mainly focuses on the growth of the company and the culture of the company. GROWTH: Bezos first came up with the idea of ‘the everything store’ while working … Continue reading Book Summary: The Everything Store, Jeff Bezos and The Age of Amazon

It’s a bird… it’s a plane… it’s a drone?

I decided to write my second to last blog on the toy everyone wished they got for Christmas: a drone. While they are fun to play with and fly around (I know from first-hand experience), drones have important business and life-saving applications that I decided to explore and share with you. While, to my knowledge, … Continue reading It’s a bird… it’s a plane… it’s a drone?

Let’s Cheer for Fanatics

“As the global leader in licensed sports merchandise, Fanatics is changing the way fans purchase their favorite team apparel and jerseys across retail channels through an innovative, tech-infused approach to making and selling fan gear in today’s on-demand culture.” Starting Line-Up Player 1: Mike Rubin. Mike started selling ski-equipment out of his parent’s basement when … Continue reading Let’s Cheer for Fanatics