Author Archives: Robert Turner

Behind the Headlines: Looking at another pizza the problem

Another week, another tale of woe for brick-and-mortar businesses. This time, we learned that British restaurant chain PizzaExpress was at risk of folding, following in the footsteps of Jamie Oliver’s Italian restaurants and long-established travel operator Thomas Cook. PizzaExpress ended 2018 with a staggering $1.37bn of debt, resulting in the company spending more than $112m […]

Behind the Headlines: Is time running out for the big boys?

This week the world of tech presented us with a couple of mouthwatering heavyweight showdowns: Google Shopping vs. Amazon, and TikTok vs. Facebook. Are the champions’ reigns at an end? Will we see new kings crowned in ecommerce and short-form video? There’s only one way to find out… FIGHT! Google as the underdog? Not for […]