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The Four Elements of the On-Demand Economy

Big brands continue to transition to the $57.6 billion on-demand economy, which is characterized by┬áthe complete removal of friction from consumer purchases: Jaguar and Shell recently rolled out a partnership to make it possible for people to prepay for gas … Continue reading

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How Panera Bread Creates a Local Identity

National restaurant chains usually rely on familiarity to build their businesses. When you visit a Starbucks you know what you’re getting, whether you find yourself in Austin or Chicago. But Panera Bread, the successful chain founded in 1987, manages to … Continue reading

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