Upcoming Events

Groceryshop 2021

September 19-22, 2021, Mandalay Bay, Las Vegas, NV

Groceryshop brings together leaders from the entire grocery ecosystem – from CPG brands to grocery retailers to general merchandise retailers – to network and discuss the new urgency for embracing innovative technologies and business models.

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POI Fall Annual Summit

November 3-5, 2021, Hilton, Chicago, IL

CPG companies are continuing to adapt and improve commercial capabilities during a time that has never been more critical. The POI Fall Annual Summit will provide you strategies and tactics specific to global and local networks, along with meaningful networking.

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NRF2022 Retail’s Big Show

January 15-18, 2022, Javits Center, New York City, NY

The Big Show is back! When Covid put normal life on hold, retail kept moving and changed to meet the needs of their customers. And now that people know they want more, they expect more. And to keep up, retailers need to deploy technology that will not just prepare but ACCELERATE them into the future.

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Past Event Recordings and Downloads

    RIS NEWS Webinar with Forrester:  Anticipatory Analytics Help Retailers Adapt to the New Normal

    On-Demand Recording - Now Available

    More than half of brands say they struggle to satisfy a customer’s appetite for home delivery and buy online pick up (or return) in store. They worry a single failure might lose them that customer for a few months or life. Join this webinar to hear analyst George Lawrie from Forrester Research and Yogesh Kulkarni from antuit.ai to hear the latest research in which 164 footwear and apparel brands described their challenges in adapting to post pandemic shopping patterns.

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    Download Now (PDF)

    North American E-tail Operations Summit

    Retailers are experiencing a 100% increase in online sales, but six to eight percentage points of margin loss. At NAEOS20 Yogesh Kulkarni explained how to anticipate demand, properly place and flow inventory, and manage fulfillment to maximize margins and improve the customer experience.

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    NVIDIA's GPU Technology Conference (GTC)

    Through AI advancements, hyper-personalization and individualization for marketing is now reaching its true potential. At the GTC 2020, Anthony Wintheiser, SVP Marketing & Price Analytics, showcased how personalization has evolved and what the future holds with the latest advances in data science, cloud technology, and computing power. 

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    Download Presenation Slides (PDF)

    Webinar: Demand Forecasting Through and Out of the COVID Chasm

    On Demand - Previously Recorded

    One of the hottest topics for both retail and consumer products is how to best forecast demand – both during the active time of the pandemic and after.  In this webinar, you will hear from forecasting experts, Siva Lakshmanan and Nicholas Wegman, PhD, explain how companies are incorporating their unique, leading indicator external data sets, along with their historical data, to build an AI intelligence layer to augment human intuition to guide them through COVID and into the recovery period. (Download Webinar Slides)

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