Most business leaders realize they can use internal and external data and analytics to improve business operations and the bottom line. From improving planning processes to enhancing customer relation [...]
When it comes to big data and business intelligence, many companies are not making full use of their potential demand planning strategy. Some companies are understaffed, lacking enough qualified data [...]
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 [...]
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 [...]
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.
Microsoft Q&A: Julie Shainock, managing director of travel and transportation for Microsoft, and Shane O’Flaherty, global director of travel and transportation for Microsoft, sit down with Pawan M [...]
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 [...]