Tillamook Earns Velocity Award for Supply Chain Transformation
The Tillamook County Creamery Association received the 2019 Velocity Award for its supply chain transformation work.
Publicis Groupe Agrees to Acquire Epsilon
Publicis Group entered into an agreement with Alliance Data Systems Corp. to acquire Alliance Data’s Epsilon business for a total of $4.4 billion.
Bimbo Canada Improves Forecasting with Antuit AI-Powered Solution
Bimbo Canada, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Grupo Bimbo, has entered into a partnership with Antuit to provide artificial intelligence capabilities for fulfillment and planning with Antuit’s AI-powered Forecasting Solution.
Kantar, Profitero Help Brands Elevate E-Commerce Capabilities
Kantar and Profitero have formed a global partnership dedicated to creating a suite of advisory, analytical and capability-building services to help their clients become more efficient at e-commerce.
Del Monte Foods Unlocks Innovation with Accenture
Accenture has helped Del Monte Foods gain more visibility into its IT operations, access real-time customer insights to inform decision making and reduce IT spending costs by up to 35 percent.
StayinFront Acquires Lab4Motion
StayinFront has acquired Lab4Motion Solutions Sp. z o.o., a Poznan, Poland-based provider of image and video recognition technologies.
Nielsen Helps China’s JD.com Launch Price Optimization Tool
The “Online Pricing Optimizer” is designed to help brands evaluate their pricing on the JD platform to optimize promotional activity.
GT Nexus Digital Network Rebrands as Infor Nexus
New York-based Infor has rebranded its GT Nexus supply chain network as Infor Nexus.
SAS to Invest $1 Billion in AI
The commitment builds on SAS' already strong foundation in AI which includes advanced analytics, machine learning, deep learning, natural language processing and computer vision.
Bumble Bee, SAP Use Blockchain to Trace Tuna
The packaged food manufacturer is using SAP's cloud platform blockchain service to track the journey of the yellowfin tuna it uses in products from the Indonesian ocean to dinner tables around the world.
OSI Creative Names CEO
OSI Creative’s chief operating officer will succeed its president and chief executive officer after the latter retires on March 31.
Catalina Emerges from Bankruptcy
Catalina successfully completed its financial restructuring and emerged from Chapter 11 bankruptcy.
Kellogg, Tech Partners Pilot VR Merchandising Solution
Developed by Accenture using tech from various partners, the solution demonstrates the business value of virtual reality testing.
OSI Creative Finalizes Purchase of New Dimensions Research Corp. Assets
OSI Creative has completed its previously announced purchase of the assets of New Dimensions Research Corp.
Samsonite to Add 3D Product Images Online
Luggage maker Samsonite will use 3D product imaging solutions from Cappasity on its U.S. e-commerce sites, the companies announced. The consumer goods company will use Cappasity’s 3D visualization tools for products across the Samsonite, American Tourister, Hartmann, High Sierra, and Gregory Packs brands. For 100 years, Samsonite has combined notable style with the latest design technology and attention to quality and durability.
Symphony CPG|AI Adds Two More to the C-Suite
Company vets Adeel Najmi and Rahul Bhattacharya were named chief product officer and chief analytics officer, respectively