8 episodes

In the FODcast (The Future of #DigitalCommerce) we explore the real career stories of the people who have made it to the very top of the sector and those who are working at the cutting edge of innovation and change right now. Listeners to the podcast gain insight into the journeys industry leaders have taken to be where they are today, the challenges they are facing now and their aims for the future.

The FODcast Tim Roedel and James Hodges

    • Business
    • 5.0 • 7 Ratings

In the FODcast (The Future of #DigitalCommerce) we explore the real career stories of the people who have made it to the very top of the sector and those who are working at the cutting edge of innovation and change right now. Listeners to the podcast gain insight into the journeys industry leaders have taken to be where they are today, the challenges they are facing now and their aims for the future.

    The FODcast Season 1 | Episode 8 Wrap Up Season 1

    The FODcast Season 1 | Episode 8 Wrap Up Season 1

    We’ve just wrapped season 1 of the FODcast, and we had a great time bringing you interviews and conversations with prominent leaders from the digital commerce industry. We created this space to deliver cutting edge insights, innovative trends, success stories, and learnings from our sector. 
    This season, we were joined by 7 amazing guests from the digital commerce space; leaders and experts from the industry, people with their fingers on the pulse and a specialist knowledge of how the entire sector is evolving. 
    In today’s special roundup episode, we’re going to highlight some of the noteworthy insights, important trends, and forward-thinking takeaways from each episode, from retailers and systems integrators to software vendors and full-service digital agencies. 
    If you missed any of these episodes, or you want to revisit these insightful conversations, be sure to go back and listen to them. 

    • 37 min
    The FODcast Season 1 | Episode 7 with Kelly Goetsch on understanding the intricacies of digital commerce

    The FODcast Season 1 | Episode 7 with Kelly Goetsch on understanding the intricacies of digital commerce

    Do you want to understand the intricacies of digital commerce? 
    Then stick around as we navigate this fascinating world with Kelly Goetsch, a Chief Product Officer at Commercetools.
    Globally, Kelly is responsible for product strategy, design, and integration. In addition to his role as CEO of commerce tools, Kelly also co-founded MACH Alliance, a fast-growing group of companies and individuals advocating for open and best-of-breed enterprise technology.
    As a professional, he shares valuable insights about what he's learnt and the direction the digital commerce landscape is headed. 

    So, if you want to keep up to date on the latest trends, be sure not to miss this episode. 

    • 1 hr 3 min
    The FODcast Season 1 | Episode 6 with Aroen Sharma on collaborative strategies in commerce

    The FODcast Season 1 | Episode 6 with Aroen Sharma on collaborative strategies in commerce

    Welcome back to episode 6 of the Simply Commerce Podcast. We are back again with cutting-edge insights into the future of digital commerce tech, brought to you by some of the most prominent leaders in the space today.

    Aroen Arjun Sharma, a Managing Partner at Elision, joins us in this episode. In his role, he ensures transparent and collaborative strategies in customer engagement and commerce. 
    Join us for detailed discussions on eCommerce, customer experience, augmented reality and so much more.

    • 54 min
    The FODcast Season 1 | Episode 5 with Peter Burggraaff on the strategic side of digital eCommerce

    The FODcast Season 1 | Episode 5 with Peter Burggraaff on the strategic side of digital eCommerce

    We are back with another episode of the Simply Commerce podcast, the show that brings you the latest insights into the future of digital commerce. In this fifth episode, we have Peter Burggraaff from the Boston Consulting Group joining us. His areas of expertise include e-commerce strategy in retail and consumer goods, omnichannel and digital retail, cloud computing and IT outsourcing, IT strategy and organisation design and digital transformation management. 


    This episode gives you, the listener, a glimpse at the future of digital commerce as Peter shares his vast knowledge of the topic. 

    • 57 min
    The FODcast Season 1 | Episode 4 with Kevin Murray on digital transformation

    The FODcast Season 1 | Episode 4 with Kevin Murray on digital transformation

    In another brilliant episode, hosts Tim Roedel and James Hodges welcome Kevin Murray to the FODcast. Kevin is the managing director of Greenlight Commerce, a leading digital commerce company in the UK.
    Kevin has led Greenlight from an ambitious start-up to one of the major agnostic digital transformation agencies currently operating in the eCommerce space. In one of our most insightful episodes so far, Kevin explains how he transformed Greenlight from a digital marketing provider into a fully-fledged transformation service.
    The guys also talk tech, the future of the high street, and find out what Kevin thinks are the biggest challenges currently facing retailers. Don’t miss it!

    • 1 hr 12 min
    The FODcast Season 1 | Episode 3 with Malcolm Wild Discussing retail trends and the future of retail

    The FODcast Season 1 | Episode 3 with Malcolm Wild Discussing retail trends and the future of retail

    In this episode of The FODcast, we speak to Malcolm Wild, Chief Strategy Officer for SAI-Digital. As usual, we’ll be exploring the world of digital commerce through the eyes of our expert guests. We’ll be discussing his views on current retail trends, the future of retail, and what technology we can expect to see in the next few years. 

    Wild has been working in digital commerce since as early as 1996 when he spent his time trying to figure out “how to get this internet stuff to work.” Throughout his career, he’s worked for companies in 21 countries worldwide and lived in six of them. 
    Today, he’s a renowned strategist and digital innovator working for SAI-Digital. 

    In this episode, Tim Roedell and James Hodges get Wild’s perspective on the following questions: 

    What is the single biggest challenge now for retailers?

    Will the high-street still be around in 5 years? 

    What do you think would be the most disruptive piece of tech within digital commerce over the course of the next two or three years? 

    If you’re interested in the future of digital eCommerce, don’t forget to subscribe to The FODcast! 

    • 1 hr 7 min

Customer Reviews

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7 Ratings

7 Ratings

HLangley ,

A great insight into digital commerce!

Digital commerce is such a massive industry that impacts us all, it’s interesting to hear what the future is likely to hold. It’s exciting to be apart of such an innovative sector.

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