Vikram Somaya had been in his role as chief data and analytics officer at PepsiCo for just over six months when the pandemic struck. But while he may have been new to the industry, his diverse background has proven to be a unique and valuable resource for the company.
As more brands turn to tech to maintain agility and transform their planning process, a recent webinar shared insight from IDC about when we can expect things to right-size themselves, the valuable role AI can play in forecasting, and why tech can’t solve all our problems.
Consumer data is the lifeblood of the consumer goods industry, fueling a brand’s ability to meet today’s sky-high — and ever changing — expectations. But what are some of these new sticky behavior shifts, and what should CGs know about the data trends that can truly measure and forecast impact?
Retailers and CGs are deploying AI/ML solutions to aid in supply chain efforts at increasing rates. Explore this Targeted Research report to discover where the competition is placing big tech bets and to benchmark your supply chain of the future roadmap.
When sales and supply chain visibility stops at the retailer or DC level, it can lead to empty shelves. Without understanding your inventory and sales, down to individual SKUs and stores, do you really know if you’re meeting demand everywhere it exists? Download the guide to learn more.
As online shopping skyrockets, a recent CGT webinar explored how to shatter the linearity of traditional value chains; gain visibility into sales, inventory, and sales; and leverage real-time consumer insights to accelerate profitable growth.
RIS and CGT’s annual Retail and Consumer Good Analytics Study benchmarks the two industries’ analytic maturity and highlights the big bets being made on next-gen technology to ensure organizations keep pace with the business leaders. Find out where your company ranks among the industry’s best.
As we enter year two of the pandemic, brands have already implemented — or are actively seeking to adopt — modern technology solutions that optimize their supply chain and full business planning capabilities.