Upcoming Election Law Enforcement Preparations, Crime Trends, State of Pandemic, Social Media Censoring, Amazon, Consumer Trends, Holiday Predictions.
1 billion CCTV cameras by 2021. On Average we are on security cameras 238 times per week. Edge computing to grow 460%. Less than 15% of retailers had optimized the shopping journeys now required by COVID-19. In Q2, online sales grew 44.5%. Livestreaming to be $25 billion in USA by 2023.
40+ vaccines in human trials. 20.5% retailers to sit out markdown cycle. 8 in 10 miss social side of shopping. Incarceration = 52% drop in lifetime earnings.
Virtualizing security operations in a pandemic and the inspiration behind Cop to Corporate series, plus Amazon micro centers, Walmart drones, and Inditex leveraging RFID to profitability.
China Livestreaming Ecommerce 453% three year growth to $129 billion in 2020. Global GDP +5.3% in 2021, USA retail sales -7.6% in 2020, Q4 USA Retail +5%, August ecommerce $5.7 Billion vs $1.2 in 2019.
How upcoming holiday season plays out, including how to succeed. 700 million gifts will not arrive on time.
Cyberattacks COVID19, new Amazon grocery store, Apparel sales, brand intimacy, Back to school, curbside retail, business continuity.
Future of Privacy, USA robberies up 4%, mall retailers 256% less earnings. Target retail curbside up 700%
June ecommerce up 55%, Ecom requires 3X store operations, 125 retail deaths Q2/2020 up 45%, ORC cases down 22%, plus puppy scams, fastest growing retailers.
A MUST listen on the state of the USA Retail economy, inventory distortion, millennials, AI, ComputerVision.