When bots do the buying, where’s the value in shopping?

Is retail really dead? With the closing of big department stores and retailers’ revenues consistently declining, some commentators are predicting the end of retail. But are the doomsayers right? Start-ups are disrupting and big players are adapting to the existing customer experience by bringing the future closer to us. Now. Author: Thomas Hagmann, Partner, EY-Parthenon, … More When bots do the buying, where’s the value in shopping?

Brexit – Implications on the social security relationship between the UK and Switzerland

Today, the social security rights of EU/Swiss nationals are covered by the EU regulations (EC) No 883/2004 and (EC) No 987/2009. If the UK proceeds with the exit from the EU, i.e. Brexit, the current regulations between Switzerland and the UK would cease as part of the process. Authors: Lukas Naef, Marlene Kobierski, Tamara Soldati