- The Economics Report: Market for Illegally Made Goods Reaches $460 Billion - VIDEO - 19 May 2016
"An organization that studies economic and social issues says the international trade in counterfeit goods is rising.
The Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development or OECD warns that some of these products can endanger the public
and might even finance terrorists or criminal groups."
- Dubai’s luxury shopping scene
"Derek Khan is a lifestyle consultant and personal shopper for some of Dubai’s wealthiest and most famous residents.
With a little black book full of VIP contacts from around the world, he does much of his shopping at the Dubai Mall, one of the world’s largest shopping centres."
Homeplus: Virtual Subway Store
"Homeplus created virtual stores in subway stations hoping to blend into people’s everyday lives.
The displays were designed to look exactly like those in actual stores, from display layout to the merchandise.
Customers were able to use their smart phones to scan QR codes, putting products in their on-line carts.
When the online purchase was transacted, shopping was delivered to the door right after customers reached their homes."
Caltex – An old woman needs some oil (commercial)
" A grandma gets in a supermarket Caltex. She is making a lot of noise with her trolley.
The shop assistant, who is very caring, offers her some oil for her to stop the noise… but you realise that it is something else…"
The London shops who supply the Royal Family
"Where do the Royal Family shop in London? Official suppliers to the royal household are allowed to display a small coat of arms.
The royal warrants are a mark of recognition to companies who have supplied goods for at least five years to the Queen, the Duke of Edinburgh
or the Prince of Wales. They are regarded as a stamp of excellence and quality, and are highly prized."
Cyber Monday: Big as Black Friday? November 29, 2010
"Cyber Monday, a day of online-only sales, is expected to rake in as much money as Black Friday."
The future of shopping
"Guys, imagine taking your wives out shopping and actually enjoying it.
And ladies, what would you do to get rid of all the changing rooms and optimize your shopping time?"