Redlands, California—January 13, 2015—BJ’s Wholesale Club, Inc., announced today that it has adopted Esri’s location analytics solutions to aid in real estate research strategy and business insight analysis.
“Location is a factor that turns up in most of the analysis our team is asked to perform,” said Keith Galligano, manager of business insights and market research at BJ’s Wholesale Club. “With Esri, we are able to leverage geospatial data to create actionable business insights as well as provide site location strategy.”
Headquartered in Westborough, Massachusetts, BJ’s operates 206 clubs in 15 states, offering one-stop shopping on a wide assortment of high-quality, leading brands of food and merchandise at an everyday value.
“BJ’s has to be able to meet new challenges every day,” said Simon Thompson, director of commercial industry for Esri. “Using location analytics, BJ’s has an enriched view of its business that helps it navigate the changing retail market with confidence.”
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