Recent Posts by Antuit Insights

Video: CPG E-commerce just accelerated 5 years...are you ready?

CPG e-commerce has lagged years behind retail. That. Just. Changed.

E-commerce is exploding during COVID-19, but it’s more than a pure shift to online buying. It’s the reflection of the environment that consumers find themselves in. Fluctuating demand patterns will continue, and businesses must start being able to sense and plan for it if they want to come out ahead.  Learn what changed and what others are doing in this short video.

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Video: Lessons Learned From Asian Store Closings


As China, South Korea, Singapore, and Taiwan are reopening their stores after COVID-19, what can US fashion retailers learn from their experience and apply to their own business?  Unfortunately, there’s some good and bad.

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Beyond Coronavirus – Weathering the Next Steps with AI-driven Demand Forecasting

Retail and CPG companies are now working overtime to maintain inventory supply and minimize shortages despite wildly erratic consumer behavior. Thanks to advances in planning and order optimization, real-time adjustments to major swings in demand, like nationwide school closings and shifts to online buying, are more easily executed. Nevertheless, this has meant long hours for everyone - from the manufacturer, to the planner, to store distribution teams - and every time a basic staple reappears on the shelf or online, we consumers appreciate it.

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VIDEO: The power of a single AI Forecast presented by Target and

Hear how and Target deployed a single AI-powered forecast to improve multiple business functions and the lessons learned. Presented by Target’s Subramanian "Subbu" Iyer, Senior Director Data Sciences, &'s Sivakumar "Siva" Lakshmanan, EVP Forecasting & Supply Chain Analytics.  Watch the full presentation from the stage at RILA LINK2020:  The Retail Supply Chain Conference.
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Video: Transform Assortment Planning Decisions with AI

AI can improve customer loyalty, increase turns, improve stock-to-sales, and drive profitability through understanding demand patterns that inform intelligent clustering, assortment profiling, and assortment optimization. In this short video, Alex Barnes highlights some retail challenges and how uniquely solves them. Watch the 1-minute summary video.

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