Decision Support

The latest news and learnings from our blog

Modern Merchandising Stage 4: Remove Silos Between Product Creation and Go-to-Market

Stage 4 of the MakerSights Modern Merchandising Maturity Model explains how brands can integrate regional and go-to-market teams and insights into traditional merchandising processes to circumvent assortment roadblocks, maximize SKU productivity, and accurately determine buy depths.

Team MakerSights

Read Now

Quiz: What’s Your Modern Merchandising Maturity Level?

Take our 10-question quiz to gauge your brand’s current merchandising maturity level and receive detailed, actionable recommendations to help you progress to the next stage!

Team MakerSights

Read Now

Modern Merchandising Stage 3: Collaborate with Purpose and Confidence

Stage 3 of the MakerSights Modern Merchandising Maturity Model provides processes and procedures teams can follow to begin collaborating around assortments with greater purpose and more confidence.

Team MakerSights

Read Now

How MakerSights Puts Consumer Sentiment at the Heart of Product Creation

Armed with fresh consumer sentiment data, product creation teams are able to answer critical questions when developing products and crafting a line.

Team MakerSights

Read Now

Modern Merchandising Stage 2: Digitize Milestone Meetings

Stage 2 of the MakerSights Modern Merchandising Maturity Model maps out the tools and tactics brands can use to digitally transform milestone meetings in a way that enhances productivity, strengthens decision making, and drives sustainability.

Team MakerSights

Read Now

Infographic: The 5 Stages of Modern Product Creation

It's time for brands to reexamine traditional product creation and move toward a more consumer-obsessed, demand-driven model that protects brand integrity, market share, and the environment.

Team MakerSights

Read Now

Modern Merchandising Stage 1: Inform Decisions with Consumer Data

Stage 1 of the MakerSights Modern Merchandising Maturity Model helps product teams and merchants step outside of their echo chambers, tune into the voice of the consumer, and evolve their strategy to a one that protects their brand integrity, their market share, and the environment.

Team MakerSights

Read Now

3 Ways Consumer Data Calms Product Creation Chaos

The life of a product creator sounds insanely glamorous — and it can be. But it’s not all glitter and cashmere.

Team MakerSights

Read Now

MakerSights + FlexPLM: Powering Faster, Data-Informed Assortment Decisions

MakerSights’ new integration with PTC FlexPLM is empowering brands to break down these silos and make more efficient and scalable assortment decisions with consumer data at their core.

Team MakerSights

Read Now

Maximize Retail Sales with Price Optimization and Value-based Pricing

Inflation is driving up the cost of production, which means that companies need to find new ways to cover the increasing material costs while remaining competitive and not pushing away consumers.

Team MakerSights

Read Now

What’s New at MakerSights

Throughout Q1 MakerSights delivered a collection of new features to help brands embrace consumer obsession. Check out the recap here.

Team MakerSights

Read Now

5 Strategies to Protect and Rebuild Profitability in Retail

The pandemic exposed issues that had been bubbling beneath the surface for years, and in the wake of the catastrophe, brands continued to face many challenges like demand volatility, supply chain disruptions, and rising costs. 2022 marks a pivotal moment in retail history, one where brands can either focus on rebuilding profitability in the midst of this new normal or continue to feel the squeeze of shrinking profit margins.

Matt Field

Read Now

Reach out to schedule a free demo with our team. Fill out the form and we'll be in touch within 24 hours.

Book a demo