Impact Innovation Award Winners Sharing their Retail Insights at NRF 2023

Carter’s, PVH, Tapestry and Vera Bradley leading Big Ideas Sessions

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NEW YORK, January 15, 2023 – Several notable customers of Impact Analytics (“Company”), a leading provider of SaaS AI-based solutions for strategic and unified planning in retail, CPG and supply chain, will be presenting their successful retail planning and execution analytics journeys at the 2023 National Retail Federation Big Show this week at the Javits Center.

These retailers and brands, all winners of the First Annual Impact Innovation Awards, will speak to how their companies are adopting a new approach to forecasting, planning, pricing, and allocation using precision analytics that only AI/ML can provide.

“We are honored to have several of our customers tell their stories of how they have significantly improved the way they make crucial decisions using AI-based tools from Impact Analytics. The results they are seeing, from increased sell-through, higher margins, and truly optimized pricing, are worth hearing as they are making transformational shifts in the industry with AI,” said Prashant Agrawal, Impact Analytics’ CEO.

The Impact Innovation Awards are given to companies that achieve targeted results or better during a defined period by deploying tools from Impact Analytics. The First Annual Impact Innovation Awards winners speaking at NRF 2023 are (with their winning solutions):

In addition to these retailers and brands, Columbus Consulting received the First Annual Impact Innovation Award for Partner of the Year for creating business value and innovative solutions for our joint customers.


Monday, January 16, 2023:
AI-Driven Allocation in a World of Constant Change

9:15 AM – 10:00 AM on the Expo, Level 3, Expo Stage 4 


  • Jeremy King, Sr. Director, North America Allocation at Coach (Tapestry brand)
  • Brian Price, VP of BI & Strategic Data Insights at PVH Corp
  • Prashant Agrawal, CEO and Founder, Impact Analytics

Tuesday, January 17, 2023:
Overcoming Price Challenges & Anticipating Ahead with AI

11:30 am–12:30 pm on the Expo, Level 3, Expo Stage 4


  • Mary Beth Trypus, CRO, Vera Bradley
  • Ben Pivar, SVP and CIO Carter’s
  • Prashant Agrawal, CEO and Founder, Impact Analytics

Impact Analytics is showcasing its next-generation AI-driven technology platform, used by 10 of the top 25 retailers, three of the top 10 CPG companies, and five leading global manufacturers at Booth #5467 on the NRF 2023 expo floor.


Impact Analytics is a proven leader in Retail, CPG, Manufacturing and Supply Chain focused enterprise AI SaaS solutions. Its suite of products for planning, forecasting, merchandising, and end-to-end lifecycle pricing is empowering leading retailers to make smart data-based decisions, transform their businesses, and achieve substantial business benefits. Impact Analytics’ unique engagement model allows for quick implementations to be executed in a cost-efficient manner with lower TCO. To learn more, visit

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Kathy Kim
Impact Analytics
Phone: (623) 824.6441
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Ron Margulis
RAM Communications
Phone: (908) 337-0020
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