The most innovative and important warehouse-building boom in the supermarket industry involves not bricks and mortar but information. Early positive results with data warehousing have retailers eager to "stock the shelves" with historical and current sales data, electronic financial transactions and labor information. Data warehouses' collections of detailed, item-level databases, combined with decision-support tools that help users organize, analyze and act on the stored information, have ...

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