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Will It Fit? This Algorithm Takes The Guesswork Out of Online Shopping

Will It Fit? This Algorithm Takes The Guesswork Out of Online Shopping. TrueFit collects profile information from shoppers and apparel and shoe measurement info from manufacturers to make a fit recommendation. If they can help connect the customer with the right size product, not only does customer satisfaction improve, but so does the return rate for the retailer (no more having to return or exchange the product for a different size).

Predict which shoppers will become repeat buyers

Most businesses are interested in learning more about who their most valuable customers are and how to identify them. With that knowledge they can retain the valuable customers and also go out and find prospects with similar profiles to the best customers. Here’s a post from the Revolution Analytics Blog about how to predict which shoppers will become repeat buyers and a new Kaggle contest on the same subject.

Here are some other retail and e-commerce posts.