An Unexpected Kindness

An Unexpected Kindness

Sometimes people show you a side you didn’t know they had. And when they do, faith is restored. A person close to me lost a job he felt was certain. Alternatives are so limited (given schooling for his children). The industry has few viable options. He left on...
London Recap

London Recap

Last week, I caught a taste of the New London. Great example is Rabbit in Chelsea, which claims to do “British tapas,” creative bites made of quality local ingredients. And (shhh) it was excellent…did I just say that? The London I experienced when I was younger...
RWB Recap

RWB Recap

A meaningful day of connection & “connected retail” at Retail Without Borders. Many thoughtful & insightful talks by leading online marketplaces and experts. I was honored to be among them… The event cartoonist who captured the moment added his own...
Interview with Marco Cavolo / RWB

Interview with Marco Cavolo / RWB

Timely interview with author Mario Cavolo. We discuss why ‘sub par’ performance is standard for non Chinese brands in Tmall and JD. We cover failed launches, shutdowns, IP theft, brand squatting, malicious interference and so on. All the juicy stuff. View the...