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Amazon ‘Prime Day’ next week could be a boon to all retailers—if they take advantage of it, according to an AlixPartners consumer survey

63% of the public say they plan on shopping on Prime Day, but 39% say they plan on shopping at other retailers, up from a reported 31% last year


Shoppers are poised to snap up more online deals than ever during’s fourth annual “Prime Day,” which this year is set to begin on July 16 at 3:00 p.m. EDT and to run for 36 hours—but that timeframe could be a boon for non-Amazon retailers as well if they take the right actions.  That’s according to a new survey and report released today of more than 1,000 adult U.S. consumers by AlixPartners, the global consulting firm.

In the poll, a whopping 63% of the public, Prime and non-Prime members alike, say they plan on shopping on on Prime Day this year, compared to 50% who said they made a purchase last year.  However, 39% say they will utilize their dollars to shop for bargains at retailers other than Amazon on Prime Day,

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10 Apr 2019
New JDA Survey Finds More than Half of Manufacturers and Retailers Plan to Invest in Customer-Driven Data Science in the Next Five Years

The 2019 JDA Voice of the Category Manager Survey reveals category management professionals ride the wave of customer demand by investing in data-driven technologies   In today’s customer-centric retail environment, the success of a company’s assortment strategy hinges on its


10 Apr 2019
Insights into ERP systems in supply chain planning and implementation

I recently had the opportunity to talk with William Cure, a Certified SCM Change Leader with over 40 years of hands on experience. In my interview we discuss how to define enterprise resource planning (ERP) systems in supply chain planning, the reasons why we need ERP systems, problems faced with im

Dustin Mattison

10 Apr 2019
Digital transformation in the life sciences supply chain – show me the data

The life sciences supply chain starts with a miracle Is there a more challenging industry than life sciences? In a recent Forbes interview on why it’s so hard to bring tech into pharma, Vas Narasimhan, Chief Executive Officer of Novartis AG pointed out that only one in twenty drugs make it

Bill DuBois

10 Apr 2019
The Impact of Logistics 4.0 on the Automotive Industry

When Henry Ford introduced the assembly line into auto manufacturing, he changed the nature of the industry forever. What people sometimes don’t consider is that that revolution sparked a subsequent revolution in distribution and logistics. As cars became less expensive and more widely used, t

Brian Hoey

10 Apr 2019
Predict What’s Next in Category Management

Ever wish you could peer into the future and see what’s coming next? To better understand what technology investments are being prioritized to reach the modern shopper, we surveyed more than 130 category management and merchandising professionals as part of this year’s Voice of the Categ

Todd McCourtie

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