Retail analytics: Here’s lookin’ at you, kids

Retail analytics: Here’s lookin’ at you, kids

I recently reunited with FoodOnline.com to write a story on Big Data analytics in the retail food supply chain. The first bylines I had for that site were in 1999, when I was Editorial Director for that related sites — before the big bursting of the Internet Bubble.  When the Internet was new, there were no iPods, let alone iOS, … Continue reading

War over water? Believe it (or A.T. Kearney)

War over water? Believe it (or A.T. Kearney)

War over water? If we can have wars over oil, why not water, farmland and other resources that drive economic development? It could happen, according to Nausheen Kaul, principal with A.T. Kearney, advisor to some of the world’s largest corporations. That was just one nugget from Kaul’s presentation on global economic trends. (My straight-news version of it’s here.) His main goal … Continue reading