Future Business

MT keeps track of the trends and technologies set to change the world of business.

Can tech help businesses go 'naked'?

Can tech help businesses go 'naked'?

INNOVATION BITES: Lush is stripping back on packaging.

'Tech is never successful unless it considers the human aspect' - Anita Chandraker

'Tech is never successful unless it considers the human aspect' - Anita Chandraker ...

PA Consulting's head of innovation services talks British innovation, Raspberry Pi and the importance of...

Proctor & Gamble vs the great unbundling

Proctor & Gamble vs the great unbundling

Economies of scale no longer guarantee success. How has P&G fought back against its nimbler,...

Can neuroscience transform recruitment?

Can neuroscience transform recruitment?

INNOVATION BITES: MeVitae uses a combination of big data and machine learning to remove unconscious...

Made in Britain: Unmade by Brexit?

Made in Britain: Unmade by Brexit?

Leaving the EU has sparked an identity crisis, but this offers UK exporters an opportunity...

Tapping into the invisible talent pool

Tapping into the invisible talent pool

INNOVATION BITES: ASTRiiD finds a solution to the skills gap in an unexpected place.

Miele and the merits of indirect sales

Miele and the merits of indirect sales

The white goods manufacturer ditched direct sales in its professional division - and achieved 17...

How big pharma beat the copycats

How big pharma beat the copycats

First mover advantage isn't what it used to be. Successful latecomers abound, so why are...

What does good service look like in the self-service age?

What does good service look like in the self-service age?

Smart companies recognise customers as 'co-producers'.

Pimlico Plumbers case: another blow to the gig economy?

Pimlico Plumbers case: another blow to the gig economy?

Charlie Mullins has lost his appeal, but the future of flexible working is still in...