Amazon is the wave of the future in grocery—so the story goes.
The internet delivery giant is regularly the subject of breathless journalism, usually on the internet, about how its market share in grocery is "exploding" and it's about to "kill your local grocer." Its year-
In today's consumer-centric economy, it comes as no surprise that nearly every business process has been disrupted by big data and customer insights. Retailers are getting their hands on larger portions of customer data than ever before.
Everything is changing! It's more difficult to grow your business today than ever before. A recent analysis by the sales and marketing company Acosta revealed that promotion lifts are in a steady downward slide.
Beyond the political rhetoric of the presidential election, 2016 has been a very active year in Washington, D.C., so far. A presidential election year leads to a condensed legislative calendar in Congress, but our policy agenda and priorities do not take a day off when Congress is out of session.
Recently FMI, in partnership with global consulting firm Oliver Wyman, jointly released a compilation journal of strategic insights to help senior executives successfully guide their companies in this ever-changing food retail environment.
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CPG retailers and their supplier partners have long used predictive analytics for tactical applications such as optimizing promotions and pricing, but there may be opportunities to use the modeling of data more strategically.
Experts say retailers could make more use of the vast amount of consumer