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Good summary of MDM of Product Data and its value to the business

by Andrew White  |  June 7, 2010

I spotted Friday an article by Dan Power of Hub Design Solutions on “Why Product Information Management?”  Dan nicely highlighted some of the significant areas where single view of product...

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Wal-Mart takes aim at Supply Chain Cost

by Andrew White  |  January 5, 2010

The Financial Times ran a report yesterday (January 4th) in its USA print edition that highlights how Wal-Mart, the world’s largest retailer, is planning to save money by focusing again...

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Product Master Data and Product Recalls - US Standards Body (GS1 US): Rapid Recall Exchange – one step forward, two back

by Andrew White  |  September 23, 2009

On September 21 2009, GS1 US announced (along with Food Marketing Institute (FMI) and the Grocery Manufactures Association (GMA) a new offering called, Rapid Recall Exchange.  This service, offered to...

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A Week is a Long Time in Research

by Andrew White  |  September 4, 2009

Well that was a fun week.  I just had a week without travel (always a pleasure) where I spend most of the time on the telephone with users, or doing...

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Another Magic Quadrant for MDM - this for product (or 'thing) data

by Andrew White  |  July 10, 2009

I just published an updated Magic Quadrant (for 2009) for Master Data Management of Product Data.  The update is quite interesting.  Despite the name we don’t really cast any spells...

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The Importance of “applied data quality” to MDM

by Andrew White  |  April 24, 2009

It is not often that I talk about vendors here – you know the trouble that can cause (!) but I had to mention that this week Oracle announced an...

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