Retail and the Long Range Future

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This program was presented on 8 November 2011 to senior management of a major retailer who requested a program on long-range thinking and foresight as it applied to their retail business. By Glen Hiemstra, Founder of Futurist.com

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Retail and the Long Range Future

  1. The future creates the present…
  2. Longer Range Preferred Future Planningis not really about the future.It is about folding the future back on thepresent so that you can make betterdecisions today.
  3. Aging populationand DIFM
  4. 5-10 Year Retail ETD s!•  Continued integration of online and physical experience, declining dominance of physical•  Continued rise of peer-to-peer commerce•  Intelligence built into products and processes•  Expectations for environmental and social responsibility - especially of companies whose products seem related to these values•  Growth in local and village centers•  Mobile access becomes critical•  Brand democratization•  Convergence of company, employees, brand
  5. Not a Mystery • Economic Struggle   • Old, Young • Tech Acceleration • New Retail Realities • Environment & Lifestyle
  6. Knowledge Value Economy It s what a   Product or   Service   Knows
  7. Debt  Drag  &   Income  Gap  Economics  6000  Years   American  Experiment  
  8. 2020 Traditionals
 now 75+ Boomers   now 56-74 Old Generation X  Young now 40-55Diverse Millennials
 now 20-39 Post Millennial   now 1-19
  9. 27 Florida s by 2025   States where at least 20% of   The population will be elderly
  10. Digital Natives Digital ImmigrantsMarc Prensky originated digital native term and this list u F TURIST•com
  11. TechnologyAcceleration
  12. AORTA Technology RulesFrom WEB To STREAM
  13. 3D Communication
  14. Really Smart is On the Way
  15. Nanotechnology Not  just  small  things,  but  things  with   different  properBes  because  of  nanoscale  
  16. Medium-­‐Term  ConstrucBon  Nano-­‐tech  •  Windows  that  regulate  heat  and  light  •  Concrete  and  laminates  that  act  as  baIeries  •  Wall  &  Roof  coaBngs  that  don t  degrade,  plus   break  down  pollutants  &  clean  the  air  •  Buildings  that  react  to  your  moods  and  gestures  •  Nanoshells  and  other  smart  bots  
  17. 3D DesktopManufacture
  18. New Retail Realities
  19. ©iStockpho to.com/ozgu rdonmaz  From Customersto Fanatics
  20. Fanatics Can Make and Break Your Brand
  21. Sylvania Facebook Masterful Makeover
  22. In a networked society interaction comes before transactionSource:  Gerd  Leonhard  
  23. Data is the new oil...Source:    gerd  leonhard   Image  credit  SuperAlloys.com  
  24. Environment& Life Styles
  25. What is your image of the future?
  26. The  future  is     something  we  do  The  future  is  not  something  that  just  happens  to  us  
  27. thank you for your time…for more information www.futurist.com glen@futurist.com www.twitter.com/glenhiemstra www.facebook/glenhiemstra

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