5 ways traditional retailers can harness the benefits of big data
In a drive towards increased consumer intimacy traditional ‘Brick & Mortar’ retailers are leveraging big data to improve their customer’s shopping experience.
Although the majority of customers still prefer ‘on the street’ offline purchases, very [ ... ]
UBS partners with PredictX to forecast travel spend and monitor ongoing expenditure
UBS has deployed PredictX’s predictive analytics platform to build realistic travel spend forecasts and improve visibility and control of procurement
London, 17 January 2018: Today PredictX, the predictive analytics and data intelligence specialists, [ ... ]
Technologies are emerging which will shape retailing for years to come, but how can businesses prepare for it?
With traditional retailers reeling from the markets embrace of e-commerce and instant gratification, the canny have realised that the futur [ ... ]
There are three things we know about hotel programs in large corporations:
The annual hotel sourcing process is onerous and takes at least 4-5 months;
Once hotel sourcing is done, Travel Managers tend to leave the category alone until the next sourc [ ... ]
In the business travel industry, there is no bigger event than the annual Global Business Travel Association (GBTA) convention, which attracts nearly 7,000 industry professionals from across the globe. This year, the event was held at the Boston Conv [ ... ]
We were delighted to attend the Managed Pub conference last month, at the Honourable Artillery Company London. It was a great day with an opportunity to discuss some of the key issues that are facing pub operators and suppliers.
One of the key ques [ ... ]
Top Travel Destinations Any Tech Lover’s Bucket List Should Include
These travel spots around the world are showcasing latest technological innovations in Virtual Reality, Artificial Intelligence and Robotics
Tired of the same-old trips? Why not take a tech-themed trip and explore some of the latest – and arguably [ ... ]
Booking Air, Hotel or Car Rental outside the TMC booking systems has always been considered “leakage” or “rogue spend” or “unmanaged”. All negatives. But is it always bad for your travel program? To set the stage – in companies with significant s [ ... ]
Pi is delighted to announce that we recently received confirmation that our application to supply services through the G-Cloud 9 framework on the Digital Marketplace has been accepted.
The Digital Marketplace was developed for all public sector organ [ ... ]
Data is the new oil – so let’s drill for it together
Data driven” start-ups are the wildcatters of the new economy. They prospect for digital oil, extract it and turn it into clever new services, from analysing X-rays and CAT scans to determining where to spray herbicide on a field”, according to The [ ... ]