Consumer Goods & Retail
Technology & hyper-agility for a personalized and human consumer experience
During the pandemic, the equivalent of 4-6 years of e-commerce growth took place in 9 months due to lockdowns and restrictions. The most energetic online adopters so far have been Baby Boomers and Gen Xers, who started to use digital channels as their primary shopping tool. Many consumers are likely to stick to their new habits as restrictions are lifted.
With BearingPoint’s Emissions Calculator solution, Wipak took an important step on its journey to reduce its carbon footprint to zero by 2025. The company is now able to accurately calculate its carbon emissions, gaining transparency across the entire product life-cycle process.
The retail industry has undergone several major transformations, challenges, and disruptions during the past 20 years. Several external factors shaped this transformation such as macroeconomic conditions, demographic changes, evolutions in consumer behavior and the democratization of new technologies.