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Retail Trade Area Analysis using Mapping

Choosing a site for retail stores or any other retail business is not an easy task. Doing it without a practical analysis of the trade area is much like shooting an arrow into a dark space – how can you hit the target if you can’t even see it?  Retail trade area analysis helps businesses […]

Unearth Trends from Geographical and Demographical Analysis Tool

The use of big data for boosting brands is gaining popularity. GIS, for example, is utilized to do a demographical analysis of the geographical components of the data. Use of geographic and demographic tools accomplishes many useful things, such as create bands that surround map features, create districts, define influence areas, perform surface analysis and […]

Tips on International Franchise Mapping

The Franchise Territory is the boundary through which each individual franchise works according to the Franchise agreement. Successful franchise planning plays a vital role in providing profit and success to an organization. The allocation of boundaries helps in assigning the franchises different geographical areas, each having a license.  Franchise mapping also makes it easy to […]

5 Tips on Developing Franchise Territories

Franchising is an avenue to growing a business, whether you are trying to expand within the country or grow internationally.  Entrepreneurs willing to invest in your business and develop a business of their own, are prepared to pay for quality territories, or sections of the country, state, or area.  This makes developing your franchise territories […]

How Big Data Allows Retailers to Pick the Best Location?

In today’s retail industry, location-based services play a pivotal role in the success of the retail business. Most retail companies still have 94% of their business in physical stores, and their location determines whether they succeed or flop. The scene of the retail industry is changing. Nowadays, retailers do not just want to know where […]

How Companies Use Data to Tell a Story

“Everyone in our business knows they need to visualize data, but it’s easy to do poorly.  We invest in it.  We’re excited if we can use it right while they use it wrong.”  – Daryl Morey, GM, Houston Rockets In the 1990s, charting tools became cheap enough to acquire that it was accessible in mainstream […]

How Companies are Using Map Data

Data is all we have, it’s how business runs today.  It’s often said that data is the new world currency, and the web is the exchange bureau through which it’s traded.   As a result, for the designer it’s becoming increasingly difficult to present data in a way that stands out from the mass of competing […]

Sales Territory Mapping Using Zip Codes

Businesses using sales territory mapping can more easily identify area trends, create sales territories, or report sales performance by geography. ZIP Codes have become more than a string of numbers placed on an envelope to speed up delivery.  Though it was unintended, the use of ZIP Codes in sales and marketing applications, internet technology, data […]

Retail Site Selection Based on Consumer Mobile Data

Very few brick-and-mortar outlets appear willing to sit idly by as online shopping infringe on their sales.  Reinvestment and expansion are both viable options for improving the bottom line.  Many retailers have invested $13 billion in enhancing their spaces, according to a report by the Association for Retail Environments. While some retailers are working to […]

How Companies are Building a Business Using Map Data

Data management and data mapping are the process of creating data element mappings between two distinct data models. Data mapping is used as the first step for a wide variety of data integration tasks. Data mapping is also used to consolidate multiple databases into a single database. Geometrx mapping service provides the territory mapping software […]