Reading List #15: About the future of mobility, energy, work & retail
From tech trends to the future of retail and mobility. Reading tips for the holiday season!
#1: Future Forces Report
The future forces report is taking a look at tech trends that will impact our lives as “looking at the future helps reframe the here and now”. The future of energy, mobility, money, work or shopping- here’s a nice abstract about the key highlights by sector and the possibility to download the full future forces report:
Future Forces 2018 - Looking at the future helps reframe the here and now
Yet another trend report?! Why, yes! Future Forces looks at what's in store for 2018 in the areas on energy, mobility…
#2: The future of mobility study
Talking about the future of mobility, here’s a study that faces the unaddressed mobility needs in the market, predicting that access to partner networks, rather than vehicles, will form the successful mobility platform of tomorrow.
#3: Becoming Weltmeister
The future of mobility is not a car, but rather an attitude towards life: Always On. Chinese start-up Weltmeister has put this way of thinking at the centre of its brand. On the path to a smart era, the car is adapting to people. In doing so, a permanently networked vehicle is practical — but only the beginning of an exciting journey.
Becoming Weltmeister — about the emerging Chinese EV market and the challenges of bringing brand…
This article was first published in designreport, issue 4/2018
See the whole brand experience here:
Weltmeister — Overview — STRICHPUNKT DESIGN
What does the right logo look like for a brand with a digital soul? One that connects people, mobility and technology…
#4: Six things you need to know about the future of retail
While retail sales are looking healthy, with a growth of nearly five per cent year on year in August, saying that the relationship between retailers and consumers has changed would be an understatement. New technologies and innovations such as the transition to digital have transformed the nature of shopping. Here are the ways that the retail industry will be heading towards in the future:
Six things you need to know about the future of retail
What was the last item you bought online? You probably won't have to think too far back. Browsing for new headphones on…
#5: These Are The 50 Digitally Native Brands You’ll See Everywhere In 2019
At first blush, it may seem like fashion and technology have a cozy relationship. In reality, though, there’s actually a great distance between the worlds of fashion and tech. To bring both worlds together is the aim of “The Lead”. Just recently they released the top 50 digitally native brands that are moving the needle.