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 [...]
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.
As artificial intelligence, the IoT and technology advancements like 3-D printing shape the future of global manufacturing, the fourth industrial revolution is upon us. For global manufacturing compan [...]
Co-presenting with Microsoft at the 2018 Retail and Consumer Goods Analytics Summit, the Prevedere team heard from executives and innovators at leading brands looking to discover data-driven growth st [...]
Bill Moffett, Global Industry Senior Product Marketing Manager, Manufacturing for Microsoft, and Pawan Murthy, Senior Director of Marketing at Prevedere, discuss the historical challenges of forecasti [...]
The ability to predict consumer goods forecasting is an evolving challenge Companies that can identify and proactively meet true market demand are poised to take the lead in their markets. This is esp [...]
“Walgreen Shakeup Followed Bad Projection” reads the Wall Street Journal headline. “CFO, Pharmacy Chief Leave After Bungled Forecast,” it continues directing our attention to the impact of forecast ac [...]