Business Intelligence Posts

The Struggle is Real-Time Data 

Sep 26,2016 — Brayden Gervan

We all know metrics are important, they are the compass that guides the business. With all this data available, it can be a struggle for retailers to properly collect and interpret the data they have available to them.

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Multi-Channel, One Experience

Aug 08,2016 — Tanya Floer

Modern, smart and connected are a few words that describe today’s consumer and should be used to describe your omnichannel strategy as well.

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Boeing 737 Big Data Blunder!

Apr 20,2016 — Megan Howse

I was travelling recently and booked a long travel day with limited time in between flights. There I was…hanging out in economy seating…for my 5 hour flight…directly over lunch hour…and I was getting hangry!

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Retail is in the Details: Using Your Data to Drive Better Decisions

Mar 07,2016 — Aaron Shauf

Data is either loved or data is hated. To some, it is a world of meaningless numbers that are scanned to produce a gut feeling, and to others, it is meticulously combed through and scrubbed and cut up to produce a reasoning in the decision making process. But when comparing the investment of proper data analysis, versus the substantially less investment of an industry veteran’s gut feeling, one may wonder about the ROI.

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Coming Full Circle, Amazon Opens Physical Bookstore in Seattle

Nov 03,2015 — Joan Gurney

Guardian reported today that Amzaon has just opened a bookstore in Seattle's University Village stocked with 6,000 books at the same price as Amazon sells them online.

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Uniqlo Tests Neuroscience to Match Clothing to Customer Moods

Oct 25,2015 — Allan Pulga

Appliance Retailer reported (Oct. 7) that Japanese clothing retailer Uniqlo is trialling neuroscience technology at its stores in Sydney's central business district, in hopes of matching outfits to customers' moods.

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Peeking Inside Macy's 'Millennial Floor'

Oct 07,2015 — Allan Pulga

Last week (Sept. 28), Business Insider's Marina Nazario visited Macy's brand new, 53,000-square-foot basement in its New York City flagship store. The floor is called "One Below" and targets younger shoppers.

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Racked on HSN's Success, Its Numbers, and Its Core Audience

Oct 06,2015 — Allan Pulga

Yesterday (Oct. 5), Racked published a fascinating exposé on the retail sales machine known to many as HSN, previously called the Home Shopping Network.

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Project Retail (video embebbed)

Sep 09,2015 — Allan Pulga

Throughout the past decade, by working with various retailers, the iQmetrix team has accumulated a wealth of industry knowledge and hands-on software expertise that made us comfortable to push our professional service offering to the next level. Rather that offering software tips, we wanted to completely integrate our team with a retailer and work together on improvements on all sides of the business operations and customer experience.

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How Security Can Grow Your Business (Flipbook attached)

Sep 09,2015 — Allan Pulga

Bank of America Merchant Services Now Available in RQ!

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