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IDC Retail Insights analysts bring broad and deep industry knowledge, proven merchant experience, and strategic thought leadership to their goal of delivering fact-based guidance to retailer and industry vendor organizations wanting to optimize their IT investments and market performance.


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Filippo Battaini
Research Manager, IDC Retail Insights, Europe
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Ananda Chakravarty
Research VP, Retail Merchandising and Marketing Analytics Strategies
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Dorothy Creamer
Research Manager, Hospitality and Travel Digital Transformation Strategies
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Simon Ellis
Program Vice President
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Leslie Hand
Group Vice President, IDC Retail and Financial Insights
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Alex Holtz
Research Director, WW Media and Entertainment Digital Strategies
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Margot Juros
Research Director, Retail Technology Strategies
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Anne Paris
Research Manager, Worldwide Retail Experiential Operations Strategies
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Robert Parker
Senior Vice President, Enterprise Applications, Data Intelligence, Services, and Industry Research
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Jordan K. Speer
Research Director, Worldwide Retail Product Sourcing, Fulfillment and Sustainability Strategies
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Ornella Urso
Research Manager, IDC Retail Insights
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Michael Sek Pheng Yeo
Associate Research Director
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Oscar Guzman
Consulting Manager, Latin America
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Monika Kumar
Group Vice President & General Manager, IDC Data & Analytics
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Joseph C. Pucciarelli
Group Vice President & IT Executive Advisor
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Eileen Smith
Program Vice President, Customer Insights & Analysis

Bridging the gap between the physical and digital worlds, immersive technologies generate a sense of presence and relevance that will significantly transform both customer and employee experience. Getting over the initial hype, retailers should approach these powerful and quickly developing technologies with clarity — too much is at stake if they miss the opportunity.

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