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Enhancing Retailer-Brand Collaboration through Data-Driven Forecasting

Effective collaboration between retailers and consumer brands is pivotal in today's competitive retail landscape. A crucial aspect of this...

Decoding the Lines: Making Sense of Product Identification Codes

The barcode is a ubiquitous part of everyday life. According to GS1 the ‘beep’ of a barcode being scanned at a checkout occurs over 6 billion times...

Working with Retail Buyers when Open-to-Buy is under pressure

With slowing sales translating into bloated inventories, there is a ripple effect moving up the supply chain, with the breaks being applied to...

Unleashing the Power of Data: Revolutionizing the Retail Landscape

In the age of digital disruption, the retail industry is undergoing a profound data-focused transformation and those brands that fail to adapt risk...

Extracting Data from Retailer POS Systems is Hard

Consumer brands face an uphill battle when it comes to acquiring point-of-sale data from retailer portals, API’s, or syndicated feeds. The account...

The Joys of Shopping Centers

According to the US Department of Commerce foot traffic data, monthly retail visits were lower in Q1 2023 than in Q1 2022. That is not surprising in...