In retail, analyzing weather data patterns is about more than knowing if it's going to rain this weekend. Computing advances in the big data era have produced important weather-tracking developments that represent an important opportunity to improve sales and reduce waste.
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The advent of weather analytics has come none too soon. From inventory planning to public safety, organizations around the world are looking to weather data to help inform their decisions. But can they stay afloat in a sea of big data?
Consumers are well aware of the myriad shopping choices available to them, so how can retailers find and retain the most profitable customers? Here are some lessons for retailers that want to use big data to create a superior shopping experience that attracts the best prospects.
Data reservoirs are useful tools that can help organizations create new products and services, increase customer service and efficiency, and reduce waste and fraud. But what is a data reservoir and how do you create it?
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By banishing “bankers’ hours,” mobile technology has transformed the banking industry. Learn how one New Zealand bank is using digital tools, real-time data and a reimagined strategy to strengthen customer relationships.