Posts about Transparency (3)
Every year, NRF provides a window into the future of retail and NRF 2020 did not disappoint. Stibo Systems had a strong presence at the event and our team was inspired as always by the keynotes and informational presentations. Even more impactful were the variety and number of conversations with existing and potential customers as well as global industry leaders we met at the show.Read More
Consumer packaged goods are changing faster than ever and master data is increasingly at the center of it all
Editors note: For the latests updates, jump to our coverage of trends impacting CPG in 2021 and prior to that in 2020.
Most industries have felt the winds of change for a while now. Digital commerce strategies, customer-centricity, and product innovation have all made their way to the heart of business. These winds are now blowing across the consumer packaged goods (CPG) space.
How do CPG companies prepare to benefit from these changes, along with the emerging trends and predictions surfacing in the industry right now? A good place to start is reviewing the seven most prominent mega-trends affecting CPG right now, the challenges and opportunities they bring and what CPG manufacturers and brands can do to leverage the synergies existing within them.Read More
These days, many companies are looking to invest in new and ground-breaking technologies to radically transform and improve their internal processes. Despite the digital waves washing across enterprise shores, companies still need to do more in order to govern their data so they can gain value from it. Customer data needs to breach its data silos to transform itself into customer insight. Product data needs to escape spreadsheet management and join harmonised business processes to become timely, personalised customer offerings. The management of data that concerns physical assets has also joined the ranks of key data that needs to evolve in how it is managed, in order to support digital transformation.
In this blog post, let’s explore some of the most common asset management challenges and opportunities of today’s digital landscape. But first, what is an asset?Read More
If you’re a retailer or CPG manufacturer, you’re likely to be familiar with SmartLabeltm, an innovative transparency initiative created by the Grocery Manufacturers Association (GMA) and its members to provide consumers with detailed information about the food, beverage, personal care, household and pet care products they use and consume.Read More