Sector insights and ideas

Futurebank

From Aspiration’s democratisation of investing with a focus on social good, and Spain’s La Caixa loved by the people of Catalonia … to Moven’s money management concept launching in New York, and Zidisha enabling peer to peer lending for African entrepr …

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Futurefashion

The future of fashion is being transformed by technology. Just consider the potential of big data that pin points trends, to 3D printing that creates new structural designs, and wearable tech that enhances the functionality of clothing. Look at how run …

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Futurefood

The future of food is about authenticity and relevance – traceability of supply chains, natural and organic ingredients, convenient and well designed packaging, and fantastic, inspiring taste Caterpillars, seaweed and iPods Splash out on dinner at Hest …

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Futurehealth

Through positive wellness and personalised pharma, robotics and genetics, digital applications and patient-centric business models … the future of health is about specialisation and innovation, patient-centric solutions that are faster and more efficie …

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Futuremakers

The future of manufacturing is about focus and efficiency, innovation and personalisation. Manufacturing has been through a turbulent decade – choked by economic crisis, challenged by global shifts in supply and demand, transformed through automation, …

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Futuremedia

When Dietmar Mateschitz declared that “Red Bull is a media company, much more than a drinks brand” it made people think about what media really is today, and how value is created. Here was a manufacturer, through its adventures into extreme sporting ev …

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Futureproduct

The future of products is about human-centric design concepts that enable people to achieve more, emotionally and functionally, bringing together the best ideas and technologies through embedded intelligence and human-centred design, personalised and e …

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Futurestore

From Amazon to Etsy, ZaoZao and Zappos … through branded boutiques and online marketplaces, digital walls and mobile marketing, big data and personalised promotions … what is the future of retailing, in general, and for your business? Walking around th …

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Futuretech

The future of technology is about fusing the best technologies and partners to create infrastructures and platforms that enable brands and people to do more. A recent survey of 16-30 year olds by The Drum showed that 85% believe that technology brands …

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Futuretravel

In a more connected world, we want and need to travel more. Whilst the world has shrunk through communications, that also drives the lust for more distant adventure, and the interconnectedness of business. From Asia to Asia The most significant growth …

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