TITLE

The power of data

AUTHOR(S)
Shulman, Richard
PUB. DATE
December 2004
SOURCE
Progressive Grocer;12/1/2004, Vol. 83 Issue 18, p22
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Cites examples that manifest the potential of information technology to improve retail store management in the U.S. Suggested solutions to sustain Hy-Vee's UPromise service program which allowed consumers to receive manufacturers' rebates for purchase of selected products; Adverse features of a test program being offered by single-store operator Green Hills which enables consumers to scan the bar codes on coupons that interested them; Potential implications of the Check Clearing for the 21st Century Act for retailers.
ACCESSION #
15515242

 

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