A pragmatic guide into creating a data science product with limited data and high business constraints

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Problem statement

We have all felt that Sunday morning frustration when we cannot find our favourite cereal or soda on the shelf of our local store. Indeed, shelf stock-outs are a major pain point for retail stores: it’s not only a lost opportunity of sales, but also a drop in customer satisfaction, who will be more likely to change their store.

Two phenomena mainly cause a shelf to run out of stock :

Kasra Mansouri

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