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10 Big Tech Ideas For Retailers

Mobile and social lead the list of hot tech trends for retailers, but they had company at the National Retail Federation's Big Show 2012. Here's a basket full of ideas to check out.
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SAS Predicts Best Prices And Promotions
SAS announced at NRF that its Price Optimization and SAS Promotion Optimization apps have joined SAS Markdown Optimization on the SAS High-Performance Computing platform. Running on EMC or Teradata platforms, this combination lets retailers quickly mine big data to nimbly set, adjust, and analyze prices at the SKU-store level to maximize sell-through and revenue. SAS also highlights SAS Retail Planning, including predictive Retail Assortment Planning and Retail Financial Planning apps. Making decisions based on fact is better than guessing if you want to optimize price and size assortment planning and space usage.

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1/22/2012 | 11:31:55 PM
re: 10 Big Tech Ideas For Retailers
http://prezi.com/lnkmadbxrhhg/...

http://www.kickstarter.com/pro...

This is my idea for a retailing product. A video chat home phone. Sure we got skype now but can your grandpa use it?
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