While they are in widespread use across the industry, a level of confusion and uncertainty about their role in the enterprise and how to best develop, test and deploy AI/ML is still prevalent. To uncover some of the ways that AI and machine learning can have real value in retail execution, CGT hosted a virtual fireside chat with a pair of industry thought leaders from Exceedra....

The requirements for in-store executional excellence has been radically transformed in 2020. Along with the ongoing challenges of maintaining your brands’ product availability and rightful share of your selling space in-store, manufacturers are now facing the new reality in which their field teams have become not just an ambassador for your brands but a trusted extension of the retailer’s operations teams....

The CPG retail apocalypse is here and experts are issuing dire warnings that the fallout will hit its peak this year. Ultimately, the retail landscape is changing, and the consumer goods organizations that thrive, regardless of the environment, do so because they embrace digital transformations. With advanced capabilities such as machine learning and artificial intelligence (AI), they build intelligent solutions and optimized workflows to achieve perfect retail execution in any environment....