In any retail forecast, it seems impossible to even consider that Amazon could be too big to fail. Is it a valid concern? Considering Amazon's rapid growth and planned expansion, most are not worried. [...]
Retailers are preparing for one of their biggest weekends of the year as an estimated 164 million people are already planning to go shopping Black Friday and Cyber Monday, according to survey results [...]
Climate changes are ongoing and it has become important to discuss how managing the financial impacts of climate change with real-time data can assist businesses to plan most effectively. Experts expe [...]
Many demand planners and data scientists are using Microsoft Power BI to create models for future performance based on real-time global data. Recently, Prevedere CEO Rich Wagner spoke at Microsoft’s I [...]
Identifying the most relevant indicators for forecasting consumer demand in 2019 is imperative to business health. For some consumer packaged good companies, the rise of e-commerce and changing consum [...]
All indicators point to year-over-year growth for the 2018 holiday retail season, making this year the tenth consecutive (paywall) year of growth for holiday spending.
The good news, the U.S. consumer is strong. According to a recent Forbes article featuring Andrew Duguay a senior economist at Prevedere, from February to March of this year, personal income economic [...]
Deloitte recently revealed significant gaps between data, decisions and financial performance in its Analytics Advantage Survey. The study revealed that the greatest benefit of data analytics teams is [...]