Location Intelligence 2022

As Privacy Concerns Rise, Aggregated Data Takes Center Stage

Executive Summary

Better location data and more advanced analytics now offer multiple use cases for strategists in retail, travel, hospitality, finance, real estate, and civic organizations. But companies need to pay more attention to data sourcing and protection due to privacy concerns, operating system rules, and regulations.


  1. How large is the location data industry?
  2. What could disrupt the location data industry over the next few years?
  3. How should strategists in retail, travel, and other verticals take advantage of location data?

WHAT’S IN THIS REPORT? This report reviews the size and structure of the location data market, looks at trends that will affect its growth, and gives suggestions for strategists in retail and related industries on how to adapt.

KEY STAT: Nine in 10 companies worldwide that use location data expect its use to become only more important over the next few years.

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    Table of Contents

    1. Executive Summary
    2. Key Points
    3. How Large Is the Location Data Market?
    4. Who Are the Players, and How Do They Interact?
    1. How Can Businesses Use Location Data Effectively?
    2. What Trends Will Disrupt My Industry?
    3. What Should Strategists Do Today?
    4. Insider Intelligence Interviews
    1. Read Next
    2. Sources
    3. Media Gallery

    Interviewed for This Report

    Tyler Finn
    Director, Data Strategy
    Interviewed October 19, 2021
    Nick Patrick
    Co-Founder and CEO
    Interviewed December 20, 2021
    Matthew Russo
    Interviewed October 4, 2021
    Jason Sarfati
    Gravy Analytics
    Chief Privacy Officer and Vice President, Legal
    Interviewed November 24, 2021
    Andrew Steele
    Interviewed December 16, 2021
    Antonio Tomarchio
    Founder and CEO
    Interviewed October 11, 2021
    Thomas Walle
    Co-Founder and CEO
    Interviewed October 8, 2021
    Jeff White
    Gravy Analytics
    Founder and CEO
    Interviewed November 24, 2021

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    Caroline Fulford
    Senior Researcher
    Chris Keating
    Director, Research
    Andrew Lipsman
    Principal Analyst, Retail & Ecommerce
    Jessica Lis
    Analyst, Technology

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