The future of deliveries

wazoku Blog Leave a Comment

Short little six-wheeled robots could be turning up at your door sooner than you think. The little machines (pictured above) are equipped with nine individual directional cameras, built-in GPS, and is monitored by real people who are able to take remote control if needed. These robots can hold around 2 full shopping bags, or equivalent – perfect for your essentials …

Innovation_ideas grow anywhere

Banks: it’s time to punch through the barriers to innovation

wazoku Blog Leave a Comment

Fintech is a word that was introduced in our vocabularies in the last few years and considering that it is a sector that has been consistently growing, it’s not going away. According to data from the Investment Trends in Fintech report by the Silicon Valley Bank, in 2015 Fintech was worth £20bn in revenue to the UK economy. Fintech is …

Disruptive innovation landscape

Great disruptive ideas

wazoku Blog Leave a Comment

Some of these ideas have been in the works for a while, others are still evolving but we can all agree that they are all disruptive, in their own niches. Here are but only a few, that we’ve seen evolve recently. The Anti-Cafe – How many times have you gone into a chain coffee shop because you have time to …

Printable light

wazoku Blog Leave a Comment

I always laugh when I hear people say that ‘everything has been invented’ or ‘surely people can’t come up with anything surprising anymore’. I laugh because despite constant proof in contrary, a lot of people still have this mindset. I’m writing this today because I’ve just come across something that is truly surprising and so innovative that it is almost …

People collaborating

Honest, space saving furniture – the way of the future?

wazoku Blog Leave a Comment

Yatno may not look like much but it certainly is innovative. Designer Joey Dogge, was inspired by Jakarta and wanted to address the issue of overpopulation in major cities in our planet by creating furniture that is flexible, light and easy to assemble, making it perfect for small spaces. Yatno is environmentally friendly, sustainable, durable and perfect for anyone living a …

Innovation strategy_checklist

4 Tips for Managing Self Disruption

wazoku Blog Leave a Comment

“Sometimes things fall apart so that better things can fall together” ― Marilyn Monroe Disruptive innovation has become a hot topic in the last few years, but where do you start? The best place is… yourself. To create something truly innovative and new, you have to be ready to leave your comfort zone and do some self-disruption. This sounds very …

3 key drivers of disruption

wazoku Blog Leave a Comment

GE has recently released its 2014 Global Innovation Barometer, a study that identifies drivers and deterrents of innovation and also explores the perception around innovation of approximately 3000 business leaders across 25 Countries. According to two-thirds of the executives interviewed (64%), disruption is the new trend: it is now essential to prompt creative behaviours in order to disrupt older business …