Reliable Data Is Helping Businesses Respond to COVID-19
A look at how companies are applying location awareness to keep business operations running during the COVID-19 outbreak
By Multiple Authors | March 25, 2020
Business leaders can use location-specific data to guide their employees and customers amid coronavirus and COVID-19 uncertainty.
By Multiple Authors | March 12, 2020
Executing a successful franchise expansion means keeping several layers of customers happy, from the consumer to the C-suite.
Josh Belhadj | March 10, 2020
Erik Henderson is one of many GIS pros whose use of location intelligence technology saves his company time and money and boosts worker safety.
Andrea Massey | March 3, 2020
How Hollywood uses AI and location data to choose which films to greenlight
Multiple Authors | February 25, 2020
Using data and location analytics, corporations are unlocking economic opportunity while promoting equity and sustainability.
Multiple Authors | February 19, 2020
The IT director who created a first-of-its-kind augmented reality system reveals the happy accident that sparked a career in location technology.
Christopher Ross | February 11, 2020
A new survey shows that employee attitudes toward sick days can be mapped, identifying cities where office workers show up under the weather.
Chris Chiappinelli | February 4, 2020
There's a new brand of tech savvy emerging, and it doesn't originate in Silicon Valley. It's down on the farm.
Christopher Ross | January 28, 2020
A location data strategy shaped by social media insight can help companies navigate the fractured landscape of customers’ buying habits.
Marianna Kantor | January 21, 2020
Beth Rogers took one drastic turn and found her calling in data science and location intelligence at Fruit of the Loom.
Alex Martonik | January 14, 2020
As wildfires threaten business resilience, risk-aware companies are mapping the hazards in real time.
Helen Thompson | January 9, 2020
Workers are seeing how much their economic value varies by location, and one startup is capitalizing on this workforce mobility.
Keith Balaniz | January 7, 2020
At real estate giant CBRE, an executive unlocked the potential of location intelligence, turning maps into stories that help close deals.
Greg Milner | December 17, 2019
Business trends that will dominate 2020 and beyond begin with customer centricity, rely on automation, and produce better business strategies.
Gary Sankary | December 10, 2019
An inside look at digital transformation, as executives reinvent a business through dependable data and location intelligence
Multiple Authors | December 4, 2019
Companies are waking up to the need for data experts who can translate science into business value and communicate with the C-suite.
Helen Thompson | November 25, 2019
A respected designer calls businesses out for overlooking visual thinkers when planning new products and systems.
Yasaman Kazemi | November 19, 2019
An innovative approach to location intelligence could help reduce the massive amount of food lost before it reaches shelves.
Helen Thompson | November 12, 2019
Buffeted by political and economic turmoil, the next wave of engineers and business professionals seek job stability with a domestic focus.
Multiple Authors | November 5, 2019
An inside look at two companies that have used location intelligence in the C-suite to drive growth and competitive advantage
Mansour Raad | October 29, 2019
Once the province of a privileged few, artificial intelligence and location intelligence tech are in play today across many business scenarios.
Marianna Kantor | October 22, 2019
A new study illuminates why companies must win consumer trust when it comes to data sharing—and where in the world trust is highest.
Keith Balaniz | October 15, 2019
Drone landing pads, ride share areas, and other lucrative uses of real estate await property owners willing to think creatively.
Multiple Authors | October 8, 2019
Ag equipment trailblazer John Deere has turned the art of market development into a science with AI-based analysis of location data.
Cindy Elliott | October 1, 2019
If the screen on your mobile phone wouldn’t work without an underground element that one country might withhold, what would you do?
Jen Van Deusen | September 24, 2019
Inside the battle for sustainable production of an ingredient in many foods and beauty products.
Gary Sankary | September 18, 2019
CRM technology helps companies organize information on customers; GIS software helps them discover and share insight.
Alex Martonik | September 3, 2019
With access to instant payment transfers, banks and customers will discover opportunities in overlooked places.
Helen Thompson | August 29, 2019
Fresh energy from Millennials and digital platforms are poised to transform the geographic and demographic complexion of the labor movement.
Matt Piper | August 27, 2019
For utilities committed to decarbonization, location-based demographic data helps identify and predict areas where clean energy is in demand.
Multiple Authors | August 20, 2019
The NYC Board of Elections established real-time operational awareness with a GIS-based dashboard of its polling places.
Marianna Kantor | August 13, 2019
Using a modern version of a centuries-old technique, planners can study anonymized IoT data to see patterns of human movement.
Helen Thompson | August 6, 2019
Skilled professionals and businesses are flocking to cities. In some locations, this puts them on a collision course with climate change.
Yasaman Kazemi | July 30, 2019
When a much-discussed global company considers moving production to avoid a trade war, others take stock of their supply chain visibility.
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