StayinFront, a leading global provider of mobile retail execution, POS data analytics and digital image recognition solutions for the Consumer Goods industry has announced today it is partnering with MCA (Merchandising Consultants Associates), a leading sales, merchandising and data collection company headquartered in Woodbridge, ON, Canada.
Become a retail execution expert! In the consumer goods industry, there are many acronyms used, and sometimes you may not understand all of them. At StayinFront Retail Data Insight, we are definitely guilty of using many acronyms, so let us help you stay on top of the key acronyms to ensure you are a retail Read more about Retail Execution Acronyms That Everyone in the Consumer Goods Industry Should Know[…]
Field Sales teams are expensive to run, but their impact on sales can be difficult to calculate. Many brand owners rely on imprecise assumptions about the impact of sales activities on revenues to generate an assumed ROI. However, the advent of more widely available retailer Scan or POS (Point of Sale) data allied with flexible Read more about Improving Field Sales ROI[…]
An enormous amount of organizational effort is invested in developing and subsequently negotiating an annual business plan with retail partners. These important agreements provide the supplier with support for their demand drivers and in return a “reasonable” commercial return for the customer. The danger is that these agreements are often not reviewed. Successful CPG’s drive Read more about Transforming the Customer Conversation on Business Plan Compliance[…]
OSA, or On-shelf Availability, continues to be one of the most pressing problems facing both retailers and suppliers in the Grocery Sector. Often referred to as the problem of the ‘last 50 meters,’ it has been a persistent issue for many years, hindered by slow progress towards developing retail execution solutions. While all parties continue Read more about Retail On – Shelf Availability Solutions[…]