With the summer coming to an end and the Fall preparation on, it will be good to take a look at the Retail landscape from a consumer perspective. It is also the right time to review your Goals and start to measure what matters. As Peter Drucker said, ” What is measured improves”.
With the morphing of retail landscape, what is important to you changes and hence what to measure.
With the connected consumers demanding for “Control“, there is a need for Brands and Retailers to fundamentally shift their approaches to win consumers.
Here are some of the imminent key shifts:
The fundamental shift is from a pipeline of value delivery to a participative value delivery to consumers and their community. It is selling memories and not just products. Winners in the future will shift their approach significantly.
Future of retail is not “IN A BOX” any more, and Brands will create “RITUAL-tailments”
There is a need to “Learn and Go”. If you wait for 100% certainty, you will be 100% late. Speed is key
You can get the full view of the change in the Retail context in this video. With this new context, we wanted to compile and share a list of Retail Metrics which is a blend of traditional metrics and Future-Ready metrics. You can get the entire list of 22 metrics below.
After plotting the prediction vs actual occurrences of a forecaster, F1 score can be computed as follows
F1 Score = 2 * (Precision * Recall)
(Precision + Recall)
We need to compute Precision and Recall
Precision = True Positive
(True Positive + False Positive)
Recall = True Positive
(True Positive + False Negative)
To get clarity on TP,FP,TN & FN, we will take a Cricket analogy.
True Positive: Umpire gives a batsman NOT OUT when he is NOT OUT
True Negative: Umpire gives a batsman OUT when he is OUT
False Positive: Umpire gives a batsman NOT OUT when he is OUT
False Negative: Umpire gives a batsman OUT when he is NOT OUT
If F1 score is calculated every season and forecaster, the brand will have a clear idea of the strengths of forecasting in the organisation.
This is where the power of technology comes in to enable every decision maker with predictive powers of machines.
Stylumia’s tools come with the potential to enable informed decision making by all stakeholders. You need tools that provide relevant metrics in a form to take quick actions pre-season, in-season and post-season.
slides content courtesy: Ibrahim