Five Things Retailers Should Consider When They Reopen
A retail industry in flux prior to the COVID-19 pandemic faces even greater challenges now. A guide to new best practices
By Multiple Authors | June 30, 2020
A pioneering collaboration between AT&T and Argonne National Laboratory shows how climate risk mapping can strengthen business resiliency.
By Devin Herd | June 23, 2020
When companies are making decisions during a pandemic, fast, reliable location data is indispensable.
Multiple Authors | June 16, 2020
With 3D tech, location intelligence, and data-fueled insight, Cushman & Wakefield stays on the cutting edge—and helps clients see what's next.
Dominik Tarolli | June 9, 2020
For business leaders, indoor intelligence means knowing where crucial assets are, leading to a safer, smarter, more efficient workplace.
Chris Chiappinelli | June 2, 2020
A growing number of consumers support labels signaling that a company is working on its carbon footprint.
Gary Sankary | May 26, 2020
A debate about cashless stores, restaurants, and other businesses puts retail executives in uncharted terrain.
Helen Thompson | May 19, 2020
C-level executives should partner with location analysts for insight on when and how to open work sites.
Gary Sankary | May 14, 2020
The iconic outdoors retailer has managed a diverse portfolio of businesses by innovating through the crisis with location intelligence.
Chris Chiappinelli | May 12, 2020
Faced with an unprecedented threat to employee safety, business and organizational leaders are mapping a changed workplace.
Multiple Authors | May 5, 2020
COVID-19 has impacted many parts of society. Will it shake the supply chain in ways even climate change and trade wars haven't?
Cindy Elliott | April 28, 2020
Executives who have focused on the well-being of employees and customers and on stabilizing operations now add business recovery to their agenda.
Scot McQueen | April 23, 2020
Loggers and environmentalists pledge to work together to manage Oregon's timberland.
Multiple Authors | April 21, 2020
Go inside two energy companies to see what cost-benefit analysis looks like when assessing a renewables project.
Multiple Authors | April 16, 2020
Calling the COVID-19 pandemic the new normal may miss the fact that throughout history, normal is constantly changing.
Omar Maher | April 14, 2020
For business executives intrigued by AI but confused about its risks and rewards, a primer on location intelligence offers critical context.
Marianna Kantor | April 7, 2020
Air pollution is not only a health hazard, it's also bad for business. A new tool helps executives weigh its effects on market development.
Multiple Authors | April 1, 2020
A look at how companies are applying location awareness to keep business operations running during the COVID-19 outbreak
Multiple Authors | March 25, 2020
Business leaders can use location-specific data to guide their employees and customers amid coronavirus and COVID-19 uncertainty.
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.
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