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Retailers are copying Amazon with a strategy that&#...

Business Insider |  Oct 09

Amazon, the king of ecommerce, has long been a trailblazer in the world of online shopping. But now its business model is rubbing off on retailers, and changing the way we shop in traditional brick-and-mortar stores. Amazon Prime is a […]

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Taking it Personal

Hotels Magazine |  Oct 08

Robert Cross, the guru of revenue management, is standing at the intersection of big data, predictive analytics and customer insights, and it’s a lonely place. “One of the big gaps in revenue management systems is linking the (hotel) loyalty program […]

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Is the New Teva x Ugg Collection Fashion-Forward or...

MarketWatch |  Oct 08

Here are some of the questions you might ask yourself after seeing the new shoes created through a Teva and Ugg mashup: “Why is this a thing?” “Who would wear these?” “Are these the ugliest shoes ever made?” That last […]

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J. Crew wins big in its partnership with Nordstrom

MarketWatch |  Sep 01

In the partnership between Nordstrom Inc. and J. Crew Group Inc., experts believe it’s J. Crew that’s come out on top. “The win for J. Crew is fairly obvious,” said Paula Rosenblum, managing partner at RSR Research, a retail research […]

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Revenue Analytics Offers Solutions for Ancillary Re...

Auto Rental News |  Aug 31

Revenue Analytics, a technology-enabled consulting firm, provides analytics-driven solutions for the automotive rental industry. A consummate pricing science provider for Fortune 1000 companies across a spectrum of industries — including airlines, automotive, retail, and travel & hospitality, Revenue Analytics builds […]

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Subscribe and Save on Amazon? Don’t Count on It

New York Times |  Aug 24

What do subscriptions to a newspaper, magazine, or Netflix account have in common? Once you sign up, you expect to pay the same rate every month. A quick web search revealed other consumers were also surprised by price jumps for […]

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13 Ways Machine Learning Can Steer You Wrong

Information Week |  Aug 17

Applying machine learning and artificial intelligence to your decision-making can help your business stay competitive. But a lot can go wrong along the way. Without the proper checks and balances, machine learning efforts can spiral out of control, exposing your […]

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Home Depot Earnings Solid On Housing ‘Tailwin...

Investor's Business Daily |  Aug 16

Second-quarter revenue for Home Depot (HD) was a bit lighter than analysts expected, but earnings growth met views, the home improvement retailer said Tuesday. Seen as a bellwether for housing and the economy, Home Depot reported 6.6% higher revenue at […]

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