June 9, 2018
Sylvain concludes his conversation with Brittain Ladd. Together, they consider the future state of grocery retail and the implications of new players like Amazon who are playing an Infinite Game, where there are no defined rules, the rules can change at any time, and the goal is to keep the game going forever.
May 24, 2018
In this episode, Sylvain continues his conversation with Brittain Ladd, a globally recognized expert in supply chain management, strategy and operations. Sylvain and Brittain consider how critical it is for grocery retailers to make the "Big Moves" essential for long-term business success. Specifically, grocery retailers should leverage M&A as a strategy to better prepare for future battles against Amazon, Walmart, and others invading traditional grocers' markets.
May 12, 2018
Host Sylvain Perrier, president and CEO of Mercatus Technologies, explores the players, issues and trends disrupting and re-shaping the grocery retail marketplace. In this first episode, Sylvain speaks with Brittain Ladd, a globally recognized expert in supply chain management, strategy and operations. They discuss Brittain's recent blog post on the growing competitive threats to traditional grocery retailers