Abacus Alliance Hits 1,000
The database sorts catalogers into 11 product categories, including apparel; books, video and audio; children's; gardening; gifts; health and beauty; home; outdoors; specialty food and beverage; shoes and accessories.
It will put Furgiuele & Company to work mapping clients' customer journeys.
Gartner reports that 85% of Fortune 500 organizations have been unable to exploit big data for competitive advantage. One insider says marketers can change that.
Data business linked to marketing activities grew 35% and created 650,000 U.S. jobs between 2012 and 2014, DMA reports.