Our country is built on consumerism. It should come as no surprise, then, that much research and development has been spent on trying to track the habits of consumers, as well as track the millions of products that are manufactured and sold every day. In fact, the production of demographic reporting tools is a major factor in today’s world.
From spatial data analysis to location intelligence, our world is full of consumer centered technologies that help companies track what items are selling and what items need to be restocked. From the bar codes that are on individual products to geospatial technology that helps track everyone and everything, we live in a societ