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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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Amazon Posts Fifth Straight Profit on Prime, Cloud ...

USA Today |  Jul 29

SAN FRANCISCO — Amazon said late Thursday strong demand for its e-commerce services and cloud business lifted second quarter sales, helping it breeze past Wall Street estimates and pushing shares to another record high. Sales rose 31% to $30.4 billion. […]

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Amazon results: what to look for

Financial Times |  Jul 28

Amazon is expected to reveal strong sales growth when it reports earnings on Thursday after the market closes, at a time in which the Seattle company is starting to see pay-off from the aggressive investments it has made over the […]

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