InContext Solutions is the global leader in scalable, web-based virtual shopper and retail solutions, dedicated to providing decision-critical insights powered by 3D virtual reality shopping simulations. In a time when brick-and-mortar stores are being challenged by the rapidly evolving world of e-commerce, we have revolutionized the way companies understand shopper behavior.
Founded in 2009, we provide a unique, in-depth perspective on what consumers see on the shelf, how this drives their purchase behavior, and why. With custom virtual research and ShopperMX™—the world’s first cloud-based virtual simulation and shopper insights platform that enables users to create and manipulate 3D VR simulations of shopper experiences and retail environments—InContext Solutions provides the data and insights needed to make faster, smarter and more profitable business decisions. Learn more at www.incontextsolutions.com.
IRI is a leading provider of big data, predictive analytics and forward-looking insights that help CPG, OTC health care, retailers and media companies to grow their businesses. With the largest repository of purchase, media, social, causal and loyalty data, all integrated on an on-demand cloud-based technology platform, IRI helps to guide its more than 5,000 clients around the world in their quests to remain relentlessly relevant, capture market share, connect with consumers and deliver market-leading growth. A confluence of major external events—a revolution in consumer buying, big data coming into its own, advanced analytics and automated consumer activation—is leading to a seismic shift in drivers of success in all industries. Ensure your business can leverage data at www.IRIworldwide.com.
Kantar Retail is the world’s leading retail and shopper insights and consulting business and is part of Kantar, the data investment management division of WPP. The company works with leading branded manufacturers and retailers to transform the purchase behaviour of consumers and shoppers through the use of retail and shopper insights, category management analytics, consulting, organizational development and virtual reality technology. Kantar Retail tracks and forecasts over 1,200 retailers globally, has purchase data on over 200m shoppers and among its market leading reports are the annual PoweRanking survey (USA and China), and Industry Shopper Study Across Retailers. Kantar Retail works with over 400 clients and has 20 offices in 15 markets around the globe.
Learn more at www.kantarretail.com.
ESKO is the market leader supplier for pre-press solutions in the context of graphics and artwork for packaging. Due to >35 years of experience and expertise ESKO technology is recognized and valued as state-of-the-art solution provider. Recent and future strategic acquisitions and mergers are strengthening ESKO’s position and enhancing ESKO’s offering.
Esko provides holistic, integrated solutions to BRANDS for managing brand innovation and packaging processes focusing on contributing to Brand Owners success by shortening time to market, optimizing cost and increase efficiencies, ESKO is able to fulfill critical business requirements and by implementing ESKO’s solution Brands are achieving:
• Improve the overall efficiency of your artwork processes, especially with regards to accuracy, asset management (A-BOM’s), online proofing and project visibility,
• Reduce errors associated with artwork
• Provide you with Online Proofing Technology that enables you view the actual same file to be used in production and that is also a CFR21 Prt 11, ERES compliant
• Integration of the artwork process into the end-to-end supply chain process, including connection to other IT solutions (MDM, SAP, Infor systems etc.), via industry standard interfacing protocols
• Provide a common communications platform
• Provide security and control
• Enforce compliance
• Audit trail behind all activities
• A solution that brings control to the graphics process
• A tool to allows you to manage your process proactively
A team of industry experts with versatile backgrounds (prepress, printers, Brand Owners etc.) are ready to assist the Brand Owner in mapping and analyzing their processes and implement the solution which brings the most benefits to the Brand.