Business Intelligence / Reporting
Without question, retailers today have moved from operating on instincts to operating on data. We put Business Intelligence (BI) & Reporting best practices to use with all our clients, as it is the gateway to performance improvements and profitability. In a nutshell, we help improve your company’s performance by putting the right information into the right hands at the right time.
Business intelligence (BI) refers to skills, technologies,
The right automated reporting and/or BI solutions deliver up-to-date strategic, operational, and tactical intelligence to key decision makers. This allows for fact-based, reliable, quick decisions that are critical to continued success in the dynamic markets you serve. We accelerate the integration and acceptance of these solutions company-wide through our best practices and implementation support.
Benefits of BI Tools
The impact of business intelligence tools can be far reaching. Implemented correctly, these tools can improve your operation at many levels. To do this, BI systems should:
- Improve the accuracy and timeliness of data
- Receive information remotely via mobile devices
- Analyze information across all departments
- Generate more reliable data for decision makers
- Reduce redundant reporting
- Identify trends
- Create alerts
- Evaluate promotional effectiveness
- Build customer loyalty
- Create actionable forecasts
- Increase sales
Every store as if it were the only store
Every product as if it were the only product
Every customer as if they were the only customer
From a business perspective, a BI tool is designed to leverage the wealth of information a company collects about itself, its customers, and the market to make better business decisions, more efficiently. For the retailer, the ability to manage every store as if it were the only store, every product as if it were the only product, and every customer as if they were the only customer is one of the compelling arguments for the development and use of a Business Intelligence tools.
Top BI Systems and Tools
Our experience and knowledge of top BI systems and tools allows us to shed light on opportunities that enhance revenue and cut expenses. We focus on:
- Performance management
- Best practice reports & analytics
- Implementation & training.
We bring together information from disparate systems to develop easy-to-use intelligence and reporting.
Setting Your BI in Motion
We have conducted numerous BI & reporting strategy, implementation and training projects for our clients across a broad range of enterprise BI and niche analysis solutions. We guide you through the entire process from planning and business modeling to data consolidation and best practice reporting and analysis.
We help ensure that your team is fully capable of using the BI toolsets, accessing the reports they need, and, as a result, making educated business decisions. User adoption is critical so we ensure that the purpose of the tools and the processes to use them are clear and thoroughly prepare your team to maximize the effectiveness of your BI solution.