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Sivakumar (Siva) Lakshmanan is chief operating officer of AI Forecasting and Supply Chain at antuit.ai

There’s no returning to old-style demand forecasting

There’s no returning to old-style demand forecasting

It’s become a cliché to say that the COVID pandemic has changed everything about retail, especially the acceleration to online shopping and the creation of demand for categories previously on the fringe of most merchandisers’ plans. While the food business has been the primary beneficiary of this transformation, mainly due to the shuttering of so