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Westerland Signs dunnhumby For Hammersmith Mega HQ

26 July 2013 — CoStar Group

Westerland Real Estate, the property arm of the company that owns Access Self Storage, has signed customer science company dunnhumby for all of its striking 115,000 sq ft office redevelopment of the Grade II listed former Ford Motors warehouse in Hammersmith, west London, CoStar News can reveal.

Feel Good Factor Lifts Consumer Confidence To Three-Year High

25 July 2013 — The Telegraph

A new report today claims the proportion of shoppers who agree the economic situation in the country has improved has more than doubled to 21pc in the past three months.

Big Data’s Real Challenge: Consumer Value

25 July 2013 — Ad Exchanger

Big Data is enabling breakthrough innovations in national infrastructure, biology, medicine and national disasters. It’s also good for business, making it easier for companies to understand their customers and deliver value based on that knowledge. But, so far, Big Data hasn’t succeeded in making advertising easier on brands or on consumers.

LinkedIn Co-Founder Forecasts Eventual Demise of Direct Marketing

19 July 2013 — Forbes

Some industry insiders such as LinkedIn’s co-founder Allen Blue predict that today’s direct marketing techniques which target messages based on an individual’s profile will become less effective and eventually disappear.

For The Hack Of It

18 July 2013 — Impact Magazine

Hosted in Boston in partnership with the "big data hacker space" Hack/Reduce, the event brought together 111 teams to compete.

What are the unique leadership challenges that expat CEOs in India face and how do they deal with them?

17 July 2013 — The Economic Times (ET)

Rex Davis of dunnhumby India discusses the challenges faced and strategies adopted by expat CEOs in India.

From Foreign Shores

16 July 2013 — The Economic Times

What are the unique leadership challenges that expat CEOs in India face and how do they deal with them?

KSS Retail Contracts with AutoZone to Deliver Price and Promotion Optimization

15 July 2013

CINCINNATI, OH– July 15, 2013 – KSS Retail from dunnhumby announced today that it has entered into an expanded client agreement with AutoZone, the nation’s leading retailer and a leading distributor of automotive parts and accessories.

AutoZone selected KSS Retail’s PriceStrat® from dunnhumby solution to deliver science-based price modeling and promotion optimization across the retailer’s merchandising organization. KSS Retail will work closely with AutoZone to implement its price and promotion strategies within PriceStrat so that the company can improve its customer loyalty.

Analysis: Loyalty cards - How retailers are using the data

12 July 2013 — Retail Week

Grocers have used loyalty scheme data to enhance product offers, stores and promotions. Glynn Davis considers how much more potential it holds.

Q&A with dunnhumby's Euan White: What is customer centricity?

9 July 2013 — Loyalty 360

Euan White, Senior Vice President at dunnhumby participated in a Q&A with Loyalty 360 and offered insights on a variety of topics, including his company’s loyalty initiatives, what factors influenced those initiatives, customer feedback, industry challenges, and loyalty philosophy.