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Retailers need to start thinking about data privacy beyond compliance says dunnhumby

3 July 2018

Customer data science expert dunnhumby believes that retailers must consider how to address the challenges and opportunities of the changing data privacy landscape if they are to stay ahead of the competition.

LONDON – July 3, 2018 – New research conducted by dunnhumby reveals that retailers have been so focused on compliance and the threat of hacking that many are failing to consider the wider implications of growing consumer awareness, not just of data privacy rights, but of the value of their personal data.  

dunnhumby Grows by ‘Democratizing Customer Data Science’ and Leveling the Playing Field for Retailers and Other Businesses

30 May 2018

Following strategic directive by company’s new CEO, dunnhumby grows its global client base over 25 percent in just one year

Consumer data can make or break retailers. dunnhumby helps stores know their customers.

29 May 2018 — Chicago Tribune


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The world of commerce is increasingly built on customer data, and for some retailers, it’s adapt or die.

dunnhumby Acquires Aptaris to Help Retailers Compete in the Data-Driven Economy

16 May 2018

Acquisition powers more effective, efficient pricing and promotions leveraging dunnhumby’s customer data science

4 Ways Marketers Can Avoid Wasting Their Data’s Potential

14 May 2018 — Adweek

It may not be rocket science, but it is data science. Define your value proposition

Gathering data isn’t the hard part; figuring out which data to pay attention to is, says Jose Gomes, managing director of North America for dunnhumby, a global customer data science company. Gomes says the best way to identify the data that makes a difference is to start by defining your organization’s unique value proposition.

“The Prophets of Aisle Six” Visits Heinen’s Fine Foods to Discover How a Small Retailer is Using Big Data to Deliver Exceptional Customer Experiences

17 April 2018

This is the second episode of dunnhumby’s online reality series exploring how food retailers are using data and innovation to reshape their businesses and the customer experience

Inside the most beautiful store in America

17 April 2018 — Retail Leader

When Cleveland-based Heinen’s Fine Foods opened a store in an old bank building three years ago it wasn’t the type of move a larger company could or would have made. However, the small family owned Heinen’s chain is able to move faster and do thing differently and faster than larger companies, as Tom and Jeff Heinen, brothers and co-owners of the 23 unit chain explain in the second episode of dunnhumby’s online reality series, The Prophets of Aisle Six.

Dunnhumby on retail’s winners and losers

13 April 2018 — diginomica

Can data science make the difference between winning and losing in retail? Dunnhumby’s answer is yes – but with a big catch. You have to get the value proposition right. Their Retail Performance Index explains why.

GrocerKey Finalizes Investment Round to Scale its Grocery eCommerce Solution; Participation from Woodman’s Markets, dunnhumby Ventures, and Other Prominent Midwest Angels

10 April 2018 — PRWEB

MADISON, WIS., GrocerKey, a full-stack eCommerce platform specifically built for the needs of grocery retailers, has secured a new $2.5M round of financing with participation from Woodman’s Markets, dunnhumby Ventures, and other prominent Midwest angel investors. Woodman’s Markets led the round. The total invested in GrocerKey since 2015 is now $4.2M.

7 Things Grocers Can Do to Make Ecommerce Mainstream

3 April 2018 — Progressive Grocer

Although it has skyrocketed in channels offering more durable goods in recent years, online shopping in the grocery channel still remains relatively niche. So what must grocers do to play their part in ushering grocery ecommerce into the mainstream?