Microsoft and Nielsen have together developed a new enterprise data solution that democratizes one of the largest consumer data sets in the world. The two companies will focus on helping Fast Moving Consumer Goods (FMCG) and retail companies in today's rapidly changing marketplace, find growth and accelerate innovation within an open data environment. Nielsen Holdings plc is a global measurement and data analytics company with operations in over 100 countries, covering more than 90% of the world's population. The strategic alliance has been brought to life through Nielsen Connect. Through advanced analytics and artificial intelligence services built on Microsoft Azure, Nielsen Connect helps companies integrate data assets to more easily spot emerging trends, diagnose performance gaps, and act faster on opportunities to grow. It enables clients to use their data as an enterprise asset across all parts of their organization. According to John Tavolieri, President, U.S. FMCG and Retail
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