Tuesday, July 21
Exhibitor Big Ideas Theatre
Marketplaces: The future of digital retail
The top online marketplaces in the world transacted over $2 trillion in 2019, accounting for 58% of global online sales. The marketplace model has enabled top retailers like Amazon and Walmart to platform their businesses into dominant digital commerce positions along with pure-play marketplaces such as Alibaba and Flipkart. In this Big Ideas session, we will examine what the marketplace opportunity means for retailers, who should be taking advantage, and how to launch and scale a profitable retail marketplace.