How to Forecast Demand

Creating a successful forecast demand ensures that you have enough inventory for the upcoming sales period. A demand forecast looks at sales data from the past to determine the consumer demand in the future. With an accurate demand forecast, you will have operations that are more efficient, better customer service, and a reduced lead time(…)


NBA rolls out Facebook Messenger chatbot to give you Finals highlights on demand

Facebook only introduced its chatbot platform in April, but already several companies have created their own bots for the social network’s Messenger service, using them to field queries and provide information to customers and fans. The NBA is the latest organization to do just that — just in time for its Finals between the Golden State Warriors(…)


Headphones are growing more expensive because we demand more of them

One of the developing trends in mobile technology right now is the increasing sophistication of headphones, which is also driving a related move to using untraditional connectors like Apple’s Lightning port and the new USB-C standard. New research published this month illustrates this shift quite well, showing a 7 percent growth in annual headphones shipments,(…)