Publications

The GDI regularly publishes studies, videos and updates on trends in retail, consumption and society.

Are you interested in a GDI presentation, commissioned study or workshop? Get in touch with us.

Study The New Volunteers

The New Volunteers

Study, 2018 (free download)

Authors: Jakub Samochowiec, Leonie Thalmann, Andreas Müller
Languages: German, French
Commissioned by: Migros Kulturprozent

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GDI Study A New World of Energy

A New World of Energy

From Scarcity to Abundance

Authors: Stefan Breit, Venkatesh Rao, Detlef Gürtler

Languages: German, English

Commissioned by: Swiss Federal Office of Energy SFOE

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Future Public Space

Future Public Space

The Future of Public Space

Study, 2018 (free download)

Language: German, french
Commissioned by: Zentrum Öffentlicher Raum (ZORA)

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Trend-Updates
Map Climatestrike

Generation #ClimateStrike – Snapshot of a radical movement

Within months, Greta Thunberg's individual school strike against climate change turned into a movement that brings hundreds of thousands of students onto the streets for the #ClimateStrike. Who mobilises Generation Z? An analysis.

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Sarah Diane Eck

How Sandblock disrupts the billion dollar industry of loyalty programs

French startup Sandblock wants to revolutionise customer loyalty with blockchain. CEO and co-founder Sarah-Diane Eck explains her business model in a video – and at the GDI Retail Summit.

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