This Week In Ecommerce



The weekly podcast from Alexander Ringsdorff and Kai-Thomas Krause on everything interesting from the world of ecommerce.Follow us on Twitter: @theecomweek


  • Episode 11: Progressive Web Apps and what they mean for ecommerce

    19/01/2017 Duração: 01h06min

    The links mentioned in this episode can be found here: In this episode Alex and Kai have a special guest - Pascal Precht, who is a front end engineer and trainer and has long history with building sophisticated web applications. The three discuss in depth about the state of Progressive Web Apps, what they are capable of and what they still lack. Listening to this episode you get a nice overview of the topic and an idea, why this will matter to you in the future.

  • Episode 10: amazon go

    12/12/2016 Duração: 37min

    In this weeks episode Alex and Kai take a deep dive into amazons latest viral news: amazon go. They look behind the curtain and discuss the technology behind it plus the impact it may has on the retail industry. You can find links for the stuff we talk about here:

  • Episode 9: Drones vs. Droids in ecommerce delivery

    29/08/2016 Duração: 20min

    All links for this episode: In this weeks episode Alex and Kai talk about the new delivery world for ecommerce - drones and droids. As the first companies are going to real world trials these options become more and more interesting for merchants. We take a deep dive and discuss what's happening right now and how the future might look like.

  • Episode 8: Pokemon Go in retail, Amazon's Prime Day 2016 and Sephoras Pocket Contour Class

    19/07/2016 Duração: 26min

    Links for this episode can be found here: In this weeks episode Alex and Kai talk about the Pokemon Go craziness and the implication it can have for retail owners and ecommerce. Also we make a short recap of Amazon's Prime Day. The third topic is Sephora and it's Pocket Contour Class.

  • Episode #7: Amazons Echo grows (but only little in ecommerce) and robots deliver on the streets

    11/07/2016 Duração: 24min

    You can find the links for this episode here: Episode 7: In this weeks episode Alex and Kai take a deeper dive into Amazon’s Alexa and how it works. We discuss what it already can do for ecommerce and what is missing. We also cover how to take first steps developing a skill for it. As closing topic we talk about delivery robots that will come to the streets of some major European cities this year.