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Dec 27

“Speed” – the only size that matters in product development

By Larry Robertson, CEO | Competitive Issues

When it comes to product-development in today’s hi-tech, fast-eat-the-slow economy, “speed” has become the only “size” that really matters. Successful companies/brands often grow until reaching a point when systemic inefficiencies begin to choke the entrepreneurial spirit responsible for its original success. If left unchecked, its once-feared “size” becomes a liability – especially when butting heads […]

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Jun 15

The Truth About Competitive Advantage

By Larry Robertson, CEO | Competitive Issues

“The one thing that ceases to exist the moment it is shared.”   Many retailers see “private label” as their competitive advantage protecting their consumables margin, but what about broader categories of general merchandise?  Brick-and-mortar retailers need proprietary innovation in all categories and lots of it.   This is no secret.   All retailers and […]

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