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What the World Series Champions and CPG Marketers Have in Common
11/7/2016 1:03:41 PM
With the explosion of data, MLB professionals regularly use analytical models to analyze and understand the performance of a particular baseball player, just like CPG marketers do for households and shoppers.
Integrated Mobile and Location Data Offers a Big Payoff for Marketers
8/12/2016 8:50:17 AM
Learn more about location data, how it can be linked to disparate data sources to create a unified view of a consumer, and what marketers should consider when they want to combine CPG-related data with location data. 
IRI Summit Day Two: New Acquisitions, Partnerships, Products and Services
4/22/2015 3:06:19 PM
Yesterday was the first full day of IRI’s 2015 Summit and to our delight this year’s attendance is the highest in IRI’s history, with more than 1,500 participants including consumer packaged goods (CPG) retailers, manufacturers and marketers.
Pricing Strategy Moves Front and Center to Drive Sustainable Growth
12/9/2014 3:49:44 PM
Harnessing the potential of big data in every aspect of a company’s operations is a highly attractive goal, but it’s one that can be difficult to achieve. IRI and Columbia Business School’s Center for Pricing and Revenue Management recently held their second annual education program on “Pricing Analytics” to discuss how leveraging big data to develop improved pricing strategies can create huge opportunities for organizations in any industry.
IRI and Columbia Business School to Present Second Annual Program on Pricing Analytics
10/9/2014 12:07:58 PM
On Oct. 28 and 29, IRI and the Center for Pricing and Revenue Management at Columbia Business School will present our second annual executive education program on the Columbia University campus. Titled, “Pricing Analytics: The Art and Science of Profitable Growth,” this two-day course will integrate academic research and real-world examples, giving attendees key insights into the latest analytics innovations and strategies for sustained, long-term growth.
Spirited Analytics
4/22/2014 12:55:53 PM
The great English poet and romantic Lord Byron, usually the composer of flamboyant verse and intricate alliteration, when faced with the eternal question that comes before us all, chose to answer it with analytic simplicity: “What’s drinking? A mere pause from thinking!” It is with such a noble principle that I choose to explain my frequenting of the local public houses. I am an analyst after all, and I never truly stop analyzing.
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