The Retail Analytics Council (RAC) is the leading organization focused on the study of consumer shopping behavior across retail platforms and the impact of technology. Established in August 2014, RAC is an initiative between the Medill School of Journalism, Media, Integrated Marketing Communications and the McCormick School of Engineering, Computer Science Department.


Meet our newest Retail
Advisory Board Members


Assessing the Impact of Supply Chain Shock


2021 Q1 Retail Tech Bulletin



AI Issues and Advances in the Restaurant & QSR Industry


Retail Robot Roundtable

Robot Adoption Trends in a New Retail World


Retail Robotics & AI Conference

Rescheduled for May 18-20, 2021


Emerging Trends in Retail Robotics