GOLDEN, CO -- (MARKET WIRE) -- Oct 22, 2008 -- AWhere, Inc. today announced that they will be unveiling their new location intelligence solution for the Consumer Packaged Goods Industry, CPG Vision. The solution allows users to see store level sales performance alongside key consumer trends, demographics and other store performance indicators. The product will be unveiled during a webinar on October 23, 2008.
To register for this free webinar visit: CPG Vision Webinar
Attendees will learn how to:
-- Perform a geographic analysis of Wal-Mart Retail Link® Data -- Prevent "out-of-stocks" and balance your inventory -- Leverage the Impact of Weather -- Find Clusters of Clusters
-- The mind processes visual patterns 60,000 times faster than tabular lists. -- Analyzing and quickly acting on POS data can have a profound impact at both top-line revenue and bottom-line profit. -- Geographic visualization provides fast insight into positive trends that you can exploit and fast insight into negative trends to nip in the bud. -- Mapped presentations of retail data is a great way to build consensus. -- Competing with analytics allows for more profitable decisions.
CPG Vision features the AWhere OneTouch Wizard that directly imports and maps data from Wal-Mart's Retail Link® online POS application. It also provides 2008 demographic data for the entire U.S. pre-aggregated by State, County, Zip Code, Wal-Mart Store Trade Area, Nielsen and IRI Markets.
The solution is unique in allowing Category Managers to merge IRI, Nielsen, Spectra or SPINS market data to view in geographic context with POS sales data at store and market levels. It also provides daily 10-day weather forecasts assigned to each Wal-Mart store, allowing users to simultaneously view weather patterns and inventory to evaluate weather impact.
About AWhere, Inc.
AWI develops and provides location intelligence solutions to businesses for users seeking rapid, actionable, quantitative insight from geospatial data analysis. AWhere's collaborative geo-analytic platform empowers all members of an organization to interact with their data, thereby enabling insight at the point of decision making. Headquartered in Golden, Colorado, AWhere has customers worldwide.
All products are trademarks or registered trademarks of their respective companies. AWhere is not affiliated nor endorsed by Wal-Mart Stores, Inc.
Media Contact: Sara Strebe Email Contact