Retailers have opportunity in 'sharing economy,' analyst says

The rise of the so-called “sharing economy” led by the Uber car service app will challenge retailers to respond to customers increasingly demanding similar convenience and delivery speed for all things they consume, according to a new report from analyst Deborah Weinswig of Fung Business Intelligence Center (FBIC).

“Inspired by Uber’s business model and the concept of sharing and an on-demand economy, start-ups are increasingly seeking to ‘Uberfy’ the world with convenient mobile

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