Sustainability

REJUVENATING BRICK-AND-MORTAR

The emergence of e-commerce and shift towards digital channels was seen by some as the death of traditional brick-and-mortar retail stores. Apprehensive of the dynamic change, many traditional retailers opted for a conservative approach to the adoption of technology, using

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RESHAPING THE OUTLOOK OF THE PAINT INDUSTRY IN BANGLADESH

Some people are born to be able to contribute to something larger than themselves. Indisputably, Rupali Chowdhury, Managing Director of Berger Paints Bangladesh Limited is one of them. After joining Berger in 1990, she advanced step by step. Under her

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BRAND ECOSYSTEM: THE NEW WAY TO GET CUSTOMERS HOOKED

Introduction The concept of “product” and how it should be in this day and age differs massively from how it used to be even a couple of decades ago. Today, as a brand, the job doesn’t end when a product

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UPSKILLING THE AGEING WORKFORCE

The world is shifting persistently and at a progressively rapid pace. It is a time where heightened longevity is converging with unparalleled technological innovation to rattle aging in ways previously inconceivable – empowering us to cherry-pick how we want to

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SHWAPNO – PIONEERING THE USE OF TECHNOLOGY IN SUPERSTORES

In 2008 Shwapno started its journey, and in the span of a few years, Shwapno was almost on the verge of closing down due to the dissatisfaction among customers regarding the service and stores. But today Shwapno has straggled its

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DBL CERAMICS – A NEW DEFINITION OF VERSATILITY

Ceramic Industry of Bangladesh Only a decade ago, Bangladesh was mostly dependent on imported tiles. Due to the rising domestic demand, triggered by increased construction of houses and their renovation or remodeling, has led to the boom of local tiles

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MERGING RETAIL WITH EXPERIENCE

Apex, a successful Bangladeshi footwear brand, has been operating in Bangladesh since the early ’90s. Founded by Syed Manzur Elahi, Apex started its operations as an export-oriented company. The retail wing of Apex was launched in 1997 when it decided

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RETAILING INTO THE NEW DECADE

Retail in Bangladesh is quickly growing and becoming more organized. With Bangladesh being one of the fastest-growing economies in the world and transitioning into a middle-income economy, the change is also bringing with it some major implications for the retail

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The Key to Success

A Brand Knowledge Pill a day, keeps the unhealthy symptoms away. The following are brand tips specifically designed keeping in mind Bangladeshi brands and businesses. Day 15 Pill 1 (Morning) What does your password say about you? The most common

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The Quest for the Fountain of Youth

Renowned brand marketer Shahriar Amin looks at why brands are trying to become youthful He is the king of the shallow male ego, the ultimate in male fantasy with fast cars, fast gizmos and fast women. But when you add a

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Sports & Leadership

A Brand Knowledge Pill a day, keeps the unhealthy symptoms away.  The following are brand tips specifically designed keeping in mind Bangladeshi brands and businesses. Day 13 Pill 1 (Morning) Why Jose Mourinho never wanted to be the “People’s Champion”

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Restless Pursuit of the Credulous Mind in a World of Grey

A Brand Knowledge Pill a day, keeps the unhealthy symptoms away.  The following are brand tips specifically designed keeping in mind Bangladeshi brands and businesses. Day 12 Pill 1 (Morning) What our TV Viewing says about us The idiot box

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TRENDS & TANGENTS

  A Brand Knowledge Pill a day, keeps the unhealthy symptoms away.  The following are brand tips specifically designed keeping in mind Bangladeshi brands and businesses. Day 11Pill 1 (Morning) The Asian Leader There is an ongoing debate about why

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The New Age of Branding

Day 6 Pill 1 (Morning) Sensory branding and the power of appealing to “Nose” The hottest development in marketing over the last few years has been neuro-marketing as well as sensory branding, where a brand appeals to all five senses

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