Here Are the States With the Most Craft Breweries

CircleUp, an investment platform for new businesses, compiled data about how many craft breweries are in every state using its proprietary machine learning program. They dove into the number of breweries per 100,000 people (all ages), and even identified the cities with the most breweries in the country. See full article here >>

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America’s Pumpkin Spice Habit Is Big Business

Summer is coming to a close and pumpkin spice season is upon us. Though the flavor has been popular historically with Americans spending $360 million on pumpkin spice-flavored foods in 2015,  consumers may be altering their flavor preferences. 1010 Data, a connected partner, found that consumers aren’t buying pumpkin spice flavored items at the same rate […]

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Irma Impact On U.S. Retail Could Reach $2.75 Billion

Planalytics, a company that measures and analyzes the impact of weather on business, estimates that the potential economic impact for lost sales in the consumer and retail sector from Hurricane Irma is $2.75 billion. Their insights predict what affected consumers will be seeking to purchase in the near future.

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Newest Roster of Partners Leverage Cutting-Edge Technology and Help Spread Social Responsibility

Today, Nielsen (NYSE: NLSN) announced the latest roster of companies that have joined the Nielsen Connected Partner Program, reinforcing the successful and steady expansion of its open partner ecosystem. Six new companies join Nielsen’s Connected Partner program: HowGood, Collage Group, Food Maestro, Social Standards, Singular Intelligence and Planalytics. This latest list of partners reflects a new […]

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Retail’s Love/Hate Relationship with Consumer Data

Consumers: we all know they’re demanding when it comes to what they want, where they want it, and when. But what if retail companies could actually use global consumer data – encompassing varying tastes and behaviors down to the local level – and combine it with their own sales data to make accurate predictions and […]

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Latest Roster Amplifies Program Through Integration of Retail Measurement Data

Today, Nielsen (NYSE: NLSN) announced the continued expansion of its Connected Partner Program with the addition of eight new partner companies. Since the program’s launch six months ago, the Nielsen Connected Partner Program has successfully grown into a community of 25 active partners. The latest roster of diverse program members includes GreatVines, Ground Signal, Interactive Edge, […]

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Interactive Edge: 1 of the 50 most valuable tech companies according to Insights Success

An industry leader in data analysis and presentation software, Interactive Edge has been helping companies, specifically in the Consumer Goods industry, to improve productivity, enhance efficiency and run more efficiently since 1994. Interactive Edge provides category managers with a software solution that helps them deliver targeted shopper insight data in presentation format to the store […]

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A Golden Plan for Golden Cannoli

Just four months after making the leap to retail, Golden Cannoli is well-positioned to redefine the specialty cookie category and establish itself as a favorite sweet treat across the nation. It all started when second generation business owners Valerie Bono, Maria Malloy, Ed Bresciani and Eric Bresciani of Golden Cannoli Shells Company, Inc. teamed up […]

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RangeMe to Unveil Nielsen-powered Industry Data for Buyers at Shoptalk 2017

RangeMe, the award-winning online platform that streamlines new product discovery between product suppliers and retailers, looks to continue its unprecedented momentum by unveiling the platform’s latest feature: a Nielsen-powered dashboard for buyers. Nicky Jackson, CEO and founder of RangeMe, will provide an exclusive first look at the new data-enabled dashboard at Shoptalk 2017: The Nextgen […]

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Fast-growing Columbus data analytics company raises $10M in VC

Prevedere, a cloud-based enterprise predictive analytics provider, today announced it has closed $10 million in Series B funding led by Norwest Venture Partners with participation from Microsoft Ventures and existing investors PointGuard Ventures and Rev1 Ventures. Previously, Prevedere raised $6.7 million in Series A financing. Following record-setting year-over-year growth, Prevedere will use the new funds […]

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