The B2B sales industry is hooking up with AI websites more than ever before, not just as a trendy business strategy but out of necessity in a rapidly changing business world, according to Martech Today. AI has become engrained in online commerce, helping businesses to leap across language barriers, analyze and predict future trends, evaluate metrics data much faster than the human brain.
Today, a B2B sale with up to $100,000 changing hands could take as long as eight months to process through the myriad of bids and counterbids, negotiations, finalizing agreements, and more. With the complex ebb and flow of ever-changing numbers and conditions, the AI business tools found on any number of platforms across the internet are increasingly important to the B2B sales teams.
Businesses are engaging the AI tools populating online platforms like Demandpath, Salesforce, CaliberMind, and others, which will help in assimilating some of the vast amounts of data. This includes data that can assemble an optimal sales teams for specific transactions.
Short of hiring a much larger team of data experts, AI is required for a business wants to make sense of the cumbersome flow of data and stay competitive. It follows and collect the many streams of data involved in B2B sales(attributes, emails, downloads, and so much more) and summarizes them into comprehendible scores. Also, at the end of the lengthy sales process the AI will be able to isolate expenditures in all forms and show an accurate ROI.