5 retail trends that will shape 2023

We’re already almost two months into the year, and even though January felt more like a marathon than a sprint, February seems to be flying by. Experience tells us that we’ll blink and it’ll be December again. So what can we expect from the retail industry in the next 10 months? Which trends are here […]

How inflation is changing buying behavior & how you can respond

Inflation in the European Union was at an all-time high last year, and it’s not expected to go away any time soon. In fact, the European Central Bank predicts an average inflation rate of around 7 percent for 2023. So what does that mean for your retail business? Though inflation isn’t inherently bad (a low […]

Keep selling insurance without an insurance license in 2023

Starting Jan. 1, 2023, you will need a corresponding insurance license to sell insurance like extended warranties and guarantees in Germany. In this post, we’ll tell you what contributed to this regulatory change and how you can prepare for it. Before we get into all that though, let’s start with the basics: What is an […]

What is embedded insurance? Definition & Examples!

The term embedded insurance is coming up more and more. But what is it exactly? And is it a new thing? We’ll give you answers to these and many more questions in the coming paragraphs. So, what does embedded insurance mean? Embedded insurance is any relevant and product-specific insurance that is offered to customers right […]

Product protection in D2C – how we can all win

The direct-to-consumer (D2C) e-commerce market is fiercely competitive, and competition is only getting steeper with the pandemic cementing online shopping as an integral part of consumer behavior. Now more than ever, online retailers are struggling to stand out from the crowd of competitors. Large corporations like Amazon and Apple have perfected their D2C strategy over […]

What’s the deal with embedded insurance?

Consumption is rising steadily, boosted by online marketplaces and online stores that allow consumers to get the products they want in an instant, with the mere click of a button. And the more stuff people have, the more stuff people want to protect. But how should they do it? Traditional insurance policies aren’t built with […]