Introducing the onefourzero Reporting and Benchmarking Tool

reporting and benchmarking tool

At onefourzero, we’re always keen to be at the cutting edge. The digital world does not stand still, and nor do we. Our expert team of analysts and consultants have been offering deep-dive digital due diligence since our inception in 2015. Since our founding, we’ve been producing concise, straightforward reports derived from high volumes of […]

onefourzero: Our Culture and Approach

To say a lot is happening in the world at the moment would be an understatement. The coronavirus pandemic has disrupted our everyday lives beyond recognition. Lockdowns, travel restrictions, store closures, remote working, remote learning, the list goes on.  Businesses have certainly felt the sting of the pandemic. Thousands of organisations across the globe were unprepared for […]

The Battle of the Food Delivery Services: Who Will Come Out On Top?

food delivery services

The vast majority of sectors globally have felt the coronavirus pandemic’s unprecedented sting, but some have been affected more than others. Three lockdowns over almost a year have caused irreversible damage to the hospitality sector in particular. The figures speak for themselves: 79% of foodservice business saw a decrease in turnover and experienced a net […]

A Clothing and Apparel Update

Topshop

2021 is finally here after a decidedly gruelling year which saw the coronavirus pandemic sweep the globe, and with it, the failure of thousands of businesses. Earlier this year, we investigated the effects of the coronavirus pandemic on the clothing and apparel industry. We found that the industry was experiencing a crisis even before the pandemic […]

Revisiting the Casual Dining Sector

casual dining

Earlier this year, we investigated how the casual dining industry was dealing with the coronavirus crisis. We found that many casual dining outlets were struggling even before the pandemic told hold earlier this year. A range of problems contributed to casual dining’s slow decline, including customers wanting to save money, excessive discounting, and even Brexit […]

What Is Next For Healthcare Services?

healthcare services

Healthcare services all across the UK have felt the strain of the coronavirus pandemic. Whether public or private, all healthcare services have felt the effects in some capacity. Two areas of healthcare that are seeing fundamental shifts are dentistry and over-the-counter pharmaceuticals. Both sectors of the healthcare industry are feeling the effects of the strain that […]

Digital Transformation in 5 Easy Steps 

data

Digital technology is changing industries for the better. However, with new technology,  comes a need for companies to undergo digital transformation in almost every facet of the business. Digital transformation is the integration of digital technology into all areas of a  company and is considered by many organisations as a survival issue. These changes fundamentally […]

Recovery Rates of Sector Verticals Through the Lens of Digital Data: Casual Dining

Over the last twenty years, the USA and the UK have endured several economic crises that affected almost all industries in varying severity. One sector that is hit particularly hard by periods of economic downturn is casual dining. As consumers have less income available for non-essential spending, casual dining suffers. Pre-coronavirus, the industry was already […]

How Lockdown Made Us all Think About Health and Wellbeing

Health

The private non-essential healthcare sector, like many other industries, saw an initial decline in demand when national lockdown was imposed in March earlier this year. As the lockdown eased in May and June, health and wellbeing fast became key areas of interest for the investment community with ‘non-essential private healthcare’ experiencing an atypical rise in demand.

Recovery Rates of Sector Verticals Through the Lens of Digital Data: Travel

Crises have a profound effect on a wide range of sectors. Over the last two decades, sectors have had to contend with several crises, including but not limited to the 9/11 terrorist attacks, the 2008 financial crisis, terrorist attacks on tourist destinations, and more. How these sectors recover varies significantly on the severity of the […]