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Analyst Corner—Blending Monetary Rewards, Experiences and Technology: Explore US Retail Loyalty Programs with Sujeet Naik

In this week’s Analyst Corner, Sujeet Naik, Analyst, discusses how US retailers can capture valuable customer data and drive sales through loyalty programs. What do consumers want, and what key trends are emerging in the loyalty space? We answer these questions, leveraging a proprietary US consumer survey.

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Retail-Tech Landscape: Generative AI Infrastructure

The ability of GenAI (generative artificial intelligence) to create content and find relationships among data is enabled by multiple layers of infrastructure. Various tools and services are available for companies to maximize the potential of GenAI to gain a competitive advantage. We discuss key trends in GenAI infrastructure and present selected technology providers globally, with innovative solutions spanning model development, cloud services, AI chips and more.

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Data Dive: When Will US Grocery Unit Growth Turn Positive?

US grocery retailing has seen unit volume sales decline almost continuously, year over year, since early 2021. In this Data Dive, we review recent data and commentary on grocery CPG unit volume sales and provide our expectations on when we are likely to see an inflection point in growth.

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