Sharon Bell

Sharon Bell

Sharon Bell is helping Import.io inform the world about easy web data extraction.


MAP

Monitor Minimum Advertised Price (MAP) with Import.io

We recently published the article Minimum Advertised Price (MAP) Enforcement Best Practices discussing why manufacturers should monitor and enforce MAP. In this post, we’ll show you how Read more

Black Friday pricing

Black Friday pricing fluctuations – how do small stores compete?

Black Friday isn’t just a US holiday and it’s not even just one day. People all over the world look for bargains the entire week Read more

pricing

Is gas pricing trending down or up this holiday week?

Thanksgiving week in the US means the biggest travel days of the year, both flying and driving. I would have thought filling up your tank Read more

alternative data

Tutorial: Getting alternative data for research

What is alternative data for research? Data is the basis for all sound research models. Alternative data along with traditional data ensures a complete picture Read more

web data

What’s for dessert this Thanksgiving?

Besides the ubiquitous pumpkin and apple pie on Thanksgiving, what other desserts may be served? Well, this could vary state by state. Based on web Read more

pricing analyst

What does a modern Retail Pricing Analyst need for success?

Indeed.com currently has 6,832 job listings for pricing analysts in the US alone and 24% of those state the requirement to monitor competitor pricing. With Read more

react

Import.io increases speed and scalability with React

Import.io increases speed and ease of use by reducing time to data and simplifying the customer experience. Recently, Import.io standardized the user interface and dashboard Read more

machine learning

Data extraction – from technology tool to business necessity

The internet contains an estimated 4.57 billion pages of data, making it the largest publicly accessible database in the world. Those who tap into this Read more

Financial analysts rely on non-traditional data sources for more informed investment decisions

Data is the basis for all sound investment models. In addition to traditional sources, such as company filings, investment managers are turning to non-traditional data Read more

back to school

Yay, it’s back to school!

To kids, “back to school” doesn’t sound so good; summer is ending and school is approaching. But to retail professionals, back to school is something Read more