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The 10 Biggest Economies in the World Over Time

 

The United States leads world economies today. The only significant change of fate for the US was a dip in the 90s in which Japan surpassed the U.S. This huge economic boom in Japan was driven by their production of electronics and cars. They had a boom of industrial growth after the Korean War and an expanding, motivated workforce. - From Infographic Journal

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The Death of Cash Transactions Around the World

The prominence of cash for use in transactions is dropping in every country measured. This includes countries where cash was preferential method of payment in POS transactions. The report predicts that France, Singapore, South Korea, the UK and the U.S. will fall below the 10% transaction value threshold for cash by 2027. - From Visual Capitalist

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The Top 20 Retailers Worldwide, by Revenue

As the largest retailer by sales globally, Walmart raked in $628.6 billion dollars in revenue, with 84.7% of its revenue being domestic. Today, about 90% of Americans are located within 10 miles of a Walmart store, attracting 200 million visitors each month. To gain a greater edge in the market, Walmart is expanding its advertising business, launching a premium product line, and growing its digital sales channels. - From Visual Infographic

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What matters to Today’s Consumer: 2024 consumer behavior tracker for the consumer and retail industries

52% of consumers are extremely concerned about their personal finances compared to 61% last year. 43% of consumers fear their personal finances will worsen in the next 6-9 months, far below the 80% last year. One in five consumers has already used generative AI in shopping. - From Cap Gemini

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How People Get Around in America, Europe, and Asia

North America’s share of public transport and active mobility (walking and biking) is the lowest amongst all surveyed regions by a significant amount. On the other hand, public transport reigns supreme in South and Central America as well as Southern and Eastern Asia. It ties with cars in Southeastern Asia, and is eclipsed by cars in Western Asia. - From Visual Capitalist

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AI in Retail Organizations: Not Everyone Sees Eye to Eye

More than half of respondents are leveraging AI in some capacity across their businesses today. More than half of CEOs of enterprise-level businesses believe that the role of AI-based technology is fundamental to the future of retail. - From Digital Commerce 360

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The World's Top Flight Routes by Revenue

In 2024, a record 4.7 billion people are projected to travel by air—200 million more than in 2019. While revenues surged to an estimated $896 billion globally last year, airlines face extremely slim margins. On average, they made just $5.44 in net profit per passenger in 2023. Today, the industry faces pressures from high interest rates, supply chain woes, and steep infrastructure costs. - From Visual Capitalist

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ChatGPT Statistics - Users, Revenue (March 2024)

ChatGPT has over 180.5 million monthly users as of March 2024. Nearly 15% of the ChatGPT users are from the United States. More than 92% of Fortune 500 companies are using ChatGPT. atGPT is forecasted to generate a revenue of $1 billion in 2024. 53% of the readers failed to identify ChatGPT written content as AI-written. – From Demandsage.com

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The Richest People in the World in 2024

The combined wealth of the 10 richest individuals in the world amounts to $1.44 trillion. The cumulative net worth of the top five richest individuals grew 4% in 2023, to $904.9 billion. - From Visual Capitalist

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The World's Most Powerful Passports in 2024

While Japan and Singapore ranked first for the last five years, four European countries—France, Germany, Italy, and Spain— climbed the ranks this year.  The U.S. ranks in seventh, one of its worst relative rankings ever.  After many years in the works, U.S. travelers will need a visa to travel to Europe in 2025. - From Visual Capitalist

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Top 100 Most Valuable Brands in 2024

Together, the 100 most valuable brands in the world are worth more than $5 trillion. In 2024, more than half of the 100 most valuable brands are based in the United States, with a combined value of $3.2 trillion. - From Visual Capitalist

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Why Consumers Love Generative AI

51% of consumers are aware of the latest trends in the generative AI space and have also explored generative AI tools, while another 35% are aware but have not used generative AI tools. 14% mentioned they are neither aware nor have used any generative AI tools. Baby boomers have the highest awareness and exploration of generative AI tools (53.5%), followed by Gen X with 51.7%. Gen Z has a slightly lower percentage (50.8%), and Millennials have the lowest percentage (50.2%) among the different age groups. - From CapGemini

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Top 10 Countries Leading the AI Race

From helping artists express their creativity to automating the power requirements of a metropolis, AI has the potential to reshape nearly every aspect of modern life. Many nations are racing to lead the AI race, but who is winning? -from Daily Infographic

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Prediction Consensus: What the Experts See Coming in 2024

Drawing from our predictions database of over 700 forecasts compiled from reports, interviews, podcasts, and more, the Prediction Consensus “bingo card” and this article offer an overview of the most cited trends and opportunities that experts are watching for the rest of the year. - From Visual Capitalist

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5 Cars that Depreciate the Slowest

If you’re looking to buy a new car, you might have heard that it will depreciate the moment you drive it off the lot. This is true—but not for all cars. - From Daily Infographic

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