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Retail's Cost Dilemma - Replacing All That Free Customer Labor

by Robert Hetu  |  January 11, 2018

If you don't think robotic process automation (RPA) and intelligent automation services (IAS) are going to impact retail labor consider this, as digital commerce grows so does the need to...

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Gartner Shares Findings from North Pole Inc. Data and Analytics Assessment

by Doug Laney  |  December 17, 2017

Going into the 2017 holiday season, North Pole Inc. (ticker: XMAS), the leading global distributor of presents to good girls and boys, called upon Gartner to assess and advise on...

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Advanced analytics are critical for modern and effective retail assortment planning

by Robert Hetu  |  December 1, 2017

Having just completed publication of the 2017 Critical Capabilities For Retail Assortment Management Applications it's a great time to reinforce the importance of using new advanced analytic capabilities. Advanced analytics...

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What is the future of the retail store associate?

by Robert Hetu  |  November 29, 2017

A new headline drew attention today: "Automation could destroy as many as 73 million U.S. jobs by 2030, but economic growth, rising productivity and other forces could more than offset the losses according...

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Reflections from HR Tech World: what does the day after tomorrow look like?

by John Kostoulas  |  November 13, 2017

Autumn is the time of the year for events, and HR Tech World (now Unleash) has been for me one of the anchors during the last few years. In Amsterdam this time,...

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Gen AI — Artificial Intelligence Empowers a Generation of Radical Thinkers

by Pete Basiliere  |  October 3, 2017

The generation born after 2010 only knows a world with artificial intelligence technology. Prepare for Generation AI family members, consumers and workers who are creative, empowered and radical thinkers. Maverick*...

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New Research: How Will You Fare When Your Device Approaches The Bench?

by Robert Hetu  |  September 28, 2017

Just published new Maverick research, How will you fare when your device approaches the bench? that takes a look at the implications of devices on criminal justice systems. The expansion of...

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Broadcasters and Pay TV providers; avoid these pitfalls when building a OTT Platform. Please.

by Ted Chamberlin  |  September 22, 2017

It seems that everyday a new OTT streaming platform is slated to hit the market.  Disney, Starz, Scripps, ESPN, and many more to come. Gartner sees the trend of cord...

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