IRI acquires Retail Solutions Inc.

CHICAGO – IRI said it is acquiring Retail Solutions Inc. (RSi), a provider of supply chain and media solutions for consumer packaged goods manufacturers and retailers. IRI said the acquisition bolsters its Liquid Data technology platform, used to offer supply-chain solutions and which serves as a repository of consumer data assets vital to the CPG

Analytics take on new importance

Analytics take on new importance

As the mandate is increasingly on retailers to understand and serve their customer in more varied, broad and transparent ways, predictive analytics has emerged as a powerful, rapidly developing platform that offers strong value across the spectrum of work flows and operations for many different businesses. Analytics has long been a key fixture of effective