AI is changing category management

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Management book on leveraging AI in your organization

HBR Press released a booked entitled: Human + Machine: Reimagining Work in the Age of AI, the book explored over 1,500 companies and discovered that the biggest performance improvements came when organizations focused on human/machine collaboration. This is what HIVERY and HIVERY Curate is doing exactly. We augment retailers, supermarket & grocery thinking on micro space planning powered by AI. In fact we are pioneering of Hyperlocal retailing. HIVERY Curate helps category professionals conduct rapid category scenario planning, generate space-assortment aware planograms at store level and deliver executable modular in minutes not months

HIVERY Curate - Explainer video

The world’s first truly hyper-local category management solution, offering the simultaneous optimization of assortment and space at store-specific level and rapid scenario planning.

What new capabilities are required to remain relevant and indispensable to your retailer

We often hear that the future of Consumer Packaged Goods and retail sectors begins with Artificial Intelligence (AI), but how exactly can AI shift category management?

Four (4) shifts in retail space that are going to change retail forever

The pandemic has brought significant changes to the formats and operations of supermarkets. It is expected, then, that variations around shelf space and product assortment will also arise.

External research & views

Forrester Research: AI In retail needs to start at the backend with smart automation

According to Forrester Research, retailers should focus on backend and augment decision making with smart analytics to frequently asked questions

Gartner Research: Emerging trends in retail and how artificial intelligence is accelerating this

Retail CIOs can leverage artificial intelligence to capture deeper insights, anticipate customer needs and proactively deliver across every touchpoint

Podcast: Phil Lempert - The Supermarket Guru® on trends & changes in supermarket

Phil Lempert, an expert analyst on consumer behavior and the changing retail landscape for more than 25 years, shares his thoughts. 

Product information


HIVERY Curate is a category management tool that leverages Artificial intelligence and operations research techniques to optimize shelf space and assortments – reducing the time involved in category relays from months to hours. HIVERY Curate incorporates your own unique business rules and constraints. Augmenting your decisions instantly.

Me, HIVERY Curate & AI - Lets chat

Heather Martin, Vice President of Sales

What can I say, I have a candid communication style that is open and transparent. With a background in big data analytics and shopper and category insights by way of InfoScout, I love helping my customers use data to solve big problems in simple ways. HIVERY is democratizing the power of predictive and prescriptive AI to put it in the hands of your category management professionals and brand teams; let's schedule time to chat about your initiatives and whether HIVERY can help!

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