In the manufacturing and distribution industries, the most recent – and likely the most profound – disruption is the rise of Amazon Business, Amazon’s B2B marketplace and platform.
Blue Microphones, a leading designer and producer of premium microphones and sound recording equipment for audio professionals, musicians and consumers, is no stranger to growth. Launched in 2004, Blue Mics started with the Snowball USB mic, which was built for use with Apple's GarageBand recording software. Capitalizing on the boom of user generated music content, Blue Mics has since launched a complete line of studio microphones and headphones.
A recipient of the “Inc. 5000 Fastest - Growing Companies Award” for eight years in a row, managing fast growth has been a challenge that CFO and COO Bart Thielen has tackled head on. Watch Thielen on CXOTalk discuss the company’s evolution, how research and development (R&D) is key to innovation, and how technology has played a critical role in the company’s success.
Aspire Food Group’s beginnings are as original as its product. A social enterprise that raises insects for human consumption began as an entry in the Hult prize competition, which challenges college students to solve some of the world’s greatest problems.
For many businesses, a core determining factor in their future is the answer to one simple question: Is Amazon a friend or foe?
Yesterday’s amazing is today’s expected. That’s a vital point retailers need to understand according to Dana Telsey, CEO and Chief Research Officer at Telsey Advisory Group. Telsey provided an overview of the evolving retail landscape during NetSuite’s recent webinar, Revolutionizing Retail, as well as the key trends hitting the industry and the five top things what will transform the future of retail.