Mercado Libre vs. Magazine Luiza / Magalu in Brazil is an Awesome Strategy Question (Tech Strategy – Podcast 147)

This week’s podcast is about two leading and well run ecommerce companies in Brazil: Magazine Luiza / Magalu and Mercado Libre. Both companies have compelling but different business models. You can listen to this podcast here, which has the slides and graphics mentioned. Also available at iTunes and Google Podcasts. Here is the link to the Asia Tech Tour. […]

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Alibaba’s 3 OMO Lessons for Brazil’s Magalu (2 of 2) (Tech Strategy – Daily Article)

Jack Ma coined the term “new retail” in China in 2016. The idea was to merge the physical and digital assets of retail into one seamless, data-driven customer experience. Really, his term “new retail” was about online-merge-offline (OMO), a phenomenon we can see in lots of industries. Under the banner of new retail, Alibaba made […]

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An Introduction to Magazine Luiza / Magalu, the Online-Merge-Offline (OMO) Pioneer of Brazil (1 of 2) (Tech Strategy – Daily Article)

I recently visited the Magazine Luiza / Magalu headquarters in Sao Paulo, Brazil. And this company should be on your radar. Magalu is definitely out front in terms of digitizing physical retail in Brazil. And they are heading towards becoming an ecommerce giant. Maybe. Magalu: The Accidental OMO Pioneer Nvidia is the global leader in […]

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3 Big Digital Changes in Retail and Ecommerce (Tech Strategy – Podcast 138)

This week’s podcast is about important digital changes happening in ecommerce and retail, and that are mostly coming out of China / Asia. You can listen to this podcast here or at iTunes and Google Podcasts. Here are my digital operating basics. ——- Related articles: Why I Really Like Amazon’s Strategy, Despite the Crap Consumer Experience (US-Asia Tech […]

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What Amazon Should Copy From Alibaba and Pinduoduo (Tech Strategy – Podcast 124)

This week’s podcast is about Amazon vs. Alibaba and Pinduoduo. There are some important strategy differences between the ecommerce leaders of the US and China. You can listen to this podcast here or at iTunes and Google Podcasts. —— Related articles: Why I Really Like Amazon’s Strategy, Despite the Crap Consumer Experience (US-Asia Tech Strategy – Daily […]

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