Pump Up the Profit
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Profitect shares thought leadership perspectives and strategic topics related to the retail value chain including: inventory, delivery and receiving; logistics and warehousing, procurement, back office and point of sale. You will hear from acknowledged experts, corporate executives and analysts on topics related to finance, operations, information technology, ethics, and supply chain.
||The Evolution of Retail Business Intelligence||Retailers have been collecting data on their customers, products, and transactions since the 1970’s when barcodes became mainstream. In the 80’s RFID was commercialized, and in the 90’s CCTV became more common,||7/23/2015||Free||View In iTunes|
||Top 6 Reasons Why Retailers are Replacing Exception Based Reporting||The 2015 retail conference season has come to a close. Throughout the season, I had the opportunity to speak with and, more importantly, listen to retailers from all areas of the retail operation. In my conversations, I usually started by asking,||7/9/2015||Free||View In iTunes|
||Disrupting Retail with Omnichannel||If you are in the retail business than the term "Omnichannel" is not alien to you. Omnichannel evolved as a concept in a retailer's book in 2010, and today, focuses on a multichannel sales approach that aims to give customers an uninterrupted/continuo..||6/25/2015||Free||View In iTunes|
||The Path to Better Marketing Through Analytics||As we know, marketing initiatives tend to be abstract, in both concept and payoff. However, a good marketing strategy can improve customer satisfaction, increase basket size, and even decrease the need for markdowns.||6/11/2015||Free||View In iTunes|
||What Is The Key To Success For Retail?||Charles Baldwin, of Cabela’s, changed the game at this year’s RILA Conference. The key to the transformation is to orchestrate collaboration between all the groups within the company, which is more easily said than done. However,||5/28/2015||Free||View In iTunes|
||Impressions from the Gartner BI Summit||Gartner’s BI summit is a unique experience that combines engaging talks from thought leaders, with an opportunity to network with some of the best BI minds in the industry. I came away with a few insights on how Profitect is positioned to address the c.||5/14/2015||Free||View In iTunes|
||Retail is Detail in Big Data||When It Comes to Big Data, Retail is Detail In our interview “Engineering Profit from Patterns” with Guy Yehiav, CEO of Profitect, we discussed the guiding principles by which Profitect engineered their innovative Profit Amplification Suite for Re||9/19/2014||Free||View In iTunes|
||Big Data is Ripe for Disruption||Big Data is seen as an asset, a weapon that can be wielded for disruptive advantage, and yet one of the biggest challenges to unlocking its potential is the lack of available tools, and even more importantly solutions to help companies tackle it. -||9/8/2014||Free||View In iTunes|
||Umbrella Retail||The Relationship of an ‘umbrella’ to today’s retail company… - Have you ever stopped and looked up at your umbrella when it’s raining. All of the moving parts it takes to keep you dry. What would happen if you laid a cross section view of yo||7/24/2014||Free||View In iTunes|
||Delivering ROI with BI and EBR||Data analysis and reporting has become an important part of retail. Most retailers use some form of Business Intelligence (BI) or Exception Based Reporting (EBR) as their “go to” tools for analysis. EBR and BI has only been evolutionary for the re||7/15/2014||Free||View In iTunes|