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Parker Avery  Optimizes US Foods’ Demand Forecasting Capabilities
Parker Avery Optimizes US Foods’ Demand Forecasting Capabilities

US Foods, a $25B foodservice distributor serving approximately 300,000 restaurants and foodservice operators, recently completed the initial phase of the company’s journey into advanced demand analytics.

Early in 2020, the company embarked on a project to develop an open source demand forecasting system that would help them drastically improve their forecast accuracy. However, despite an existing tenured and skilled team of analysts and data scientists, they quickly realized such a major initiative required deeper analytics proficiency than the company possessed internally.
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Parker Avery Launches Revolutionary Demand Forecasting Platform

ATLANTA, GEORGIA   09/14/2020
The Parker Avery Group has revolutionized traditional demand analytics with the company’s proprietary demand forecasting platform. As the heart of Parker Avery’s Tailored Intelligence analytics offerings, the platform can be deployed in a “results as a service” manner, leveraging the firm's considerable analytics and business process competencies.

Chief Analytics Officer, Sam Iosevich and his team of data scientists have successfully deployed the analytics service in several major consumer brands with overwhelmingly positive results—and in considerably shorter timeframes than typical analytics solution implementations.   [Read more]

The Parker Avery Group Promotes Amanda Astrologo to Partner

ATLANTA, GEORGIA   09/01/2020
Atlanta-based retail and consumer goods consulting firm, The Parker Avery Group, announces the promotion of Amanda Astrologo to Partner. Prior to joining the firm in 2015, Astrologo held key retail leadership positions in merchandising, replenishment, and forecasting, comprising over 20 years of retail corporate and store experience.

“Amanda’s focus of leading impactful retail transformations encompassing business processes, technology solutions, and organizational change has been invaluable to Parker Avery’s clients,” said Clay Parnell, the firm’s President and Managing Partner.   [Read more]

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