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The world's largest office supply company, Staples receives vast amounts of rich data from millions of active customers, tens of thousands of unique SKUs, more than 2,000 office superstores and the second-largest e-commerce site in the world. How does it collect and analyze all that data to turn it into profit? In this conclusions paper, which is based on a presentation made to the Direct Marketing Association, Jim Foreman of Staples shares several tips that have helped his company achieve tremendous success.
SAS is the leader in business analytics software and services, and the largest independent vendor in the business intelligence market. Through innovative solutions, SAS helps customers at more than 70,000 sites improve performance and deliver value by making better decisions faster. Since 1976 SAS has been giving customers around the world THE POWER TO KNOW®.