GS1 US Now Managing US Color & Size Codes Database
GS1 US now manages and maintains the GS1 US Color and Size Codes, a database that allows suppliers, manufacturers and retailers to codify product color and size for more consistent and efficient data exchange in retail.
Luis Merchan Named President of Consumer Goods at Flora
Luis Merchan has been named president of consumer goods at Flora, tasked with leading the company’s CBD portfolio.
SAP’s Solutions Put Focus on Sustainability
SAP detailed a series of new solutions for consumer goods companies at its SAPPHIRE NOW Converge conference, held online June 15–19.
o9 Solutions Teams with HighRadius to Reduce Trade Promotion Friction
AI planning and operation solutions provider o9 Solutions has partnered with HighRadius, a fintech enterprise SaaS firm specializing in automating the order-to-cash and treasury management processes.
Flintfox Receives New Investment
Supply chain management solutions provider Flintfox International has received an investment from Advent Partners, enabling it to enhance its revenue management and optimization product portfolio.
Kinaxis to Acquire Rubikloud
Kinaxis has signed an agreement to acquire AI solutions provider Rubikloud in a $60 million all-cash deal that’s expected to close within 60 days.
SAS and Microsoft Team for AI and Analytics Solutions
SAS is teaming with Microsoft in the name of democratizing analytics and AI.
GS1 US Completes Food Traceability Proof-of-Concept
The first phase focused on supply chain visibility and included solutions that leveraged blockchain, cloud and other traceability tech from FoodLogiQ, IBM Food Trust, ripe.io and SAP.
Nielsen Brings Gaming Tech to Analytics Solutions
Analytics provider Nielsen has launched a new suite of tools that uses gaming technologies to help consumer goods companies transform their in-store operations.
Chandler Bigelow Named CFO at Nielsen
Chandler Bigelow has been named CFO at Nielsen Global Connect. Most recently CFO of Tribune Media Company, Bigelow brings deep finance and leadership experience to the global measurement and data analytics provider. During his 21-year tenure at Tribune, Bigelow oversaw all aspects of finance, including treasury, pension and risk management, investor relations, financial reporting, SEC reporting/compliance, internal audit and tax, including managing the spin-off of Tribune’s newspaper publishing business.