The level of disruption continues to accelerate in the traditional retail and brand environment, but we see signs of hope in private and public companies. We came away upbeat from our recent attendance at CodeCommerce conference.
Speaking at a Recode’s Code Commerce event on Wednesday, Batali admitted that raising servers’ wages to $15 per hour is “a fascinating way of looking at raising quality of life," but doesn’t personally feel it’s sustainable for the owners of ...
Nine months in, co-CEO Jonathan Neman told the audience at Code Commerce the experiment was going well — “so far, so good” — though he acknowledged the company still needs to work out a way to service customers without credit or a smartphone.
At Recode’s Code Commerce, Batali told Recode’s Kara Swisher at a panel that raising the minimum wage to $15 is “a fascinating way of looking at raising quality of life,” but that “it’s not the fastest way of advancing a higher quality of life.”
"We've elevated the Amazon experience," Heidi O'Neill, Nike's president of direct-to-consumer business, said during a panel at Recode's Code Commerce on Wednesday. "That is both through the lens of the reseller as well as how they experience the Nike brand."