Make better retail decisions with weather analytics

The correlation between weather and consumer buying patterns is rarely utilized when predicting retail trends. But even more often overlooked is weather's impact on supply chain management, product demand, and pricing.

Data packages and predictive analytics solutions from The Weather Company, an IBM Business, can help retailers drive revenue and improve customers satisfaction by using advanced weather data to optimize back-end operations.

Uncover the weather impacts that matter most to your business

Weather Signals combines the power of The Weather Company’s data and analytics expertise with BI visualization capabilities to quantify and forecast business impact and results. Whether it’s sales by product category, store footfall or location-specific marketing campaigns, Weather Signals can help you improve the accuracy of your 15-day business outlook. 

Warehouse-to-store guidance for retail

Operations Dashboard for Retail from The Weather Company helps you gain visibility into how weather, traffic, location, and safety data can impact your profitability. The solution includes live weather conditions from radar and satellites, road-specific forecasts, high-resolution live traffic feeds, and user-reported traffic conditions at a hyperlocal level for your stores and distribution centers.

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Weather Alerts for Worker Safety

Field workers can often be at high risk for weather-related hazards. With Weather Alerts for Worker Safety, companies can send localized, timely mobile alerts to notify workers of approaching danger.

Weather Data Packages

Weather impacts virtually every industry. Weather Data Packages can help you reduce costs, improve safety, and drive revenue by providing insight into the unique impact of upcoming weather on your business.

Seasonal and Subseasonal Forecasts

Seasonal and Subseasonal Forecasts provide visibility into short- and long-term timeframes, helping businesses plan for weather related market shifts so they can minimize risk and maximize profits.

Learn how your business can make better decisions in the face of weather.

Make better retail decisions with weather data and predictive analytics

The correlation between weather data and consumer buying patterns is invaluable when predicting the impact of weather on back-end operations such as supply chain management, product demand, pricing, and inventory management. Data solutions and advanced retail predictive analytics solutions from The Weather Company can actively help retailers make smarter business decisions that optimize these back-end operations using weather data.