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IDC Retail Insights advisory services deliver relevant, accurate, and specific analysis across a spectrum of technology and business disciplines within the retail industry. Our advisory services are oriented toward major functional components of the retail enterprise, including global supply chain, merchandising, demand intelligence, and store/channel operations. We also provide strategic insight on next-generation retail technology as well as industry action specific to regions around the world.
IDC Retail Insights advisory services are constantly updated throughout the year so you are assured of timely retail industry analysis whenever you need it.
IDC Retail Insights publishes a variety of research reports to help guide your business investments and plan for future technology needs.
IDC Retail Insights designs and delivers highly customized, experience-driven advice to retail line-of-business leaders, retail IT executives, and vendors serving the worldwide retail market. Our consulting professionals have broad industry knowledge and project management experience within all segments and all disciplines of retail.
Project teams are composed of specialized consultants, analysts, and project managers who together bring experience and insight to each engagement and deliverable. Our teams partner with clients on a variety of deliverables, including:
- Strategic benchmarking of retailer IT investments and best practices
- Detailed retailer IT budget analysis
- Worldwide industry market sizing
- Vendor product development and acquisition strategies
- Segment-specific (e.g. grocery, specialty) trends and analysis
Customized research projects executed for a small group of clients. These studies are highly detailed, and provide in-depth analysis and recommendations to the clients for whom the study is conducted. To inquire about a Multiclient Study, contact us at email@example.com.
This is a modular set of deliverables to assist suppliers of technology products and services to the retail industry in extending their market reach, reinforcing their market strategy, and producing more responsive retailer and segment-specific marketing campaigns.
IDC's Global IT Advisor access service provides flexible, cross-disciplinary research coverage, granularity in market information and analysis, and timely delivery. It includes company profiles, technology forecasts, market trends, and competitive and international market analyses and is designed for a select client base whose needs vary across a range of technology areas, including IT, consulting, industrial, advertising/public relations, publishing/media, and retail. Click here to download a brochure.
The following IDC IT Advisory Tools are available: