Customer relationship management has evolved and improved impressively in the last few decades. It has now become an essential tool which has changed the way businesses manage, store and utilise their customer data.
The following infographic from CXService360 provides a detailed overview of the history of CRM and how it has changed. Key evolutionary stages include:
Neil Davey is the managing editor of MyCustomer. An experienced business journalist and editor, Neil has worked on a variety of newspapers, magazines and websites over the past 15 years, including Internet Works, CXO magazine and Business Management. He joined Sift Media in 2007.