The ‘Wild West’ of Data in the Internet of Things Era
The Internet of Things now provides a great set of opportunities to capture data and monetise it with sales to other third parties.
Mapmechanics consultancy provides location-based market insight into retail merger
Financial institutions are moving to take advantage of locational analysis to establish the future value of Tesco shares in light of this proposed merger.
Five reasons it's time to reconsider night-time deliveries
Here is a list of the major benefits to customers, drivers and companies the relaxation of regulation surrounding night-time deliveries could bring.
Mapmechanics @ CILT London Region Supply Chain Network
The Supply Chain Network is a learning opportunity for people working within the supply chain in retailers, manufacturers and logistics providers.
The Times - Van crashes rise as drivers rush deliveries to ‘now generation’
Crashes involving vans increased by around a fifth in London and the southeast between 2009 and 2015.
The Marginal Gains Revolution in Final Mile Logistics
Marginal Gains have been in the spotlight for a while, but in recent years the concept has been elevated to new heights within sport, with notable exponents being British Cycling.
Mapmechanics combines Geoconcept with HERE Location Platform routing module functionality
A new module created by Mapmechanics allows Geoconcept users to harness the HERE Location Platform to provide advanced routing capabilities anywhere in the world.
Where to invest? How Location Analysis can guide Event Driven strategies
Investors are increasingly looking towards new, non-traditional data sources to provide a deeper level of understanding, and guide their positions in ever changing markets.
What is FME and what does it mean for your data?
Digital mapping solutions specialist Mapmechanics now offers FME®, a software solution for organising, processing and analysing data.
The top 10 reasons why Smart Cities are a good idea [part 2]
allmapdata is facilitating a vision of the modern smart city through the licensing of advanced geographic data and software.
allmapdata ‘map of Britain’ reveals SME North/South split
allmapdata research has revealed a clear North/South divide in the density of the UK’s 5.5 million small and medium companies, despite Government promises to create a ‘Northern Powerhouse’ and a climate of enterprise in the north of England.
Revealed: The Nationwide Surge in Fast-food Restaurants within a Five-minute Walk of Primary and Secondary Schools
According to our new geospatial research, thousands of fish and chip restaurants, burger joints and kebab shops have sprung up within a five-minute walk of primary and secondary schools across Britain.
Mapmechanics helps InPost add impact to parcel locker proposition
Mapmechanics bespoke project-based consultancy service used to calculate and identify the drivetime and distance to the nearest InPost locker locations across the United Kingdom.
allmapdata launches AMD Global Geocoder
allmapdata is pleased to announce the release of AMD Global Geocoder, a cost-effective standalone geocoding tool underpinned with the international HERE database.
Property prices on London Marathon route more than double in 15 years
Referencing housing price data held by the allmapdata team, Mapmechanics were able to discover that the average house prices along the London Marathon route has risen an average of 229% between 2000 and 2015.
New research reveals biggest concentration of hair and beauty salons is in the northwest of England
Mapmechanics shows the geographical distribution of hair and beauty salons and reveals a clear north/south split, with the highest concentration based in the northwest of England.
allmapdata Presents ‘Play With Data’ Workshops On Friday Mornings
allmapdata now offers ‘Play with Data’ workshops on Friday mornings, encouraging new and existing customers to come into our offices and get to know datasets, explore new data options, approaches and techniques to get the best results.
allmapdata Releases AddressAnalytix
allmapdata releases AddressAnalytix, as new dataset designed to position and classify all properties in Great Britain for commercial or residential locations, streamlining delivery management and logistics planning.
Millennial Map of the United Kingdom
Ever wanted to know where the highest population of Millennials is in the UK? As it is World GIS Day 2015, the team at Allmapdata, a division of Mapmechanics thought it would produce an interesting and topical map on just that. So, what’s trending, topical and of global interest?
International speed limit data for PAYD and PHYD insurance telematics
Legal speed limits are now available for road networks that include detailed street data such as minor roads in housing estates and industrial areas.