International marketplaces such as Amazon and Alibaba are taking over the world. As a matter of fact, their market share in the global online retail market is expected to rise to 40% by 2020. What exactly is their impact on companies when they enter a particular market? Can retailers profit from the e-commerce giants’ success or do these make it more difficult for them to survive? The “Rise of the Global Market Places” study provides answers to these and other questions. In addition, it offers retailers and brands advice on how to compete, and grow, in a world where online market places are a dominant force. To download the online version of this report, please go to the members section.