THE 5 NEW
New Retail & Unified Commerce
5ND works with brands, retailers, service companies, technology, and logistics companies in North America, Europe, and Asia to shift their domestic and international operations, sales, distribution, marketing and commercial arms to engage with the Mega-ecosystems being built by Amazon, Alibaba, Walmart, Target, JD/Tencent and other global major technology/supply chain/retail organizations as well as to build out their own mini-Ecosystems and integrated habitats.
Enable the full integration of online/offline/technology/logistics/content that is the key to unlocking the secrets of the new consumer journeys, shopping habits and product ubiquity of the New Consumption model. Our research, strategy, and execution are focused on delivering the “FOUR C’s” – Consumer Centricity, Convenience, Customization and Consumer Contribution to your brand, retail organization and value chain. We do this by employing the “4 U’s” – Unified Commerce, Unified Technology, Unified Logistics, and Unified Marketing.
The realities of the New Retail/New Consumption world require New Technologies be employed along the entire value chain and go to market operation. We deploy new technology ranging from livestreaming, VR, AR, simplified eCommerce platforming, Magic Shopping Carts, and in-store tech that has enabled eCommerce and physical commerce to merge into “Unified Commerce.” Our suite of technologies and partner technologies are the backbone of DIGITAL COMMECE (technology driven design, engineering, manufacturing, supply chain, marketing, CRM, and consumer engagement.
Digital payments, digital wallets, microfinancing, tech companies in financial services, and new financial models, organizations and governance are disrupting the traditional norms of buying, selling, and measuring investment and ROI. 5ND provides assessments and strategies for financial and payments services and the how, where, why, when and with what media consumes and companies are engaging with New Finance.
New Supply Chain
Consumers have one overriding demand today “SPOIL ME OR ELSE” – Supply chain and logistics have evolved from a function, to take a seat at the C-suite level as a competitive advantage or disadvantage. 5ND has a service line that includes New Supply Chain as part of the evolution/transformation to Unified commerce as well as world class sourcing, production, procurement stand alone services.