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Trax acquires Planorama

Written by Ayoub Khammari

In 2009, Planorama set out to pioneer image recognition for retail with a never-seen-before solution that would turn pdf plans into editable planograms. Along the way, we solved another big problem...

How We Powered our Portal for Retail Execution Analytics

Written by Cécile Garrett

In the retail world, data is king. As Forbes note in an article addressing five growth strategies Consumer Goods (CG) companies can use today, “Gone are the days of making a decision based on a gut...

Why CPG leaders build Perfect Stores

Written by Paul Fitzgerald

I spent 14 years embedding a Perfect Store culture for Coca-Cola, with outstanding results. In the early days, we used manual checking and spreadsheets. Since then, new technologies such as image...

How We Took Our Image Recognition App for Field Reps to the Next Level

Written by Cécile Garrett

When implementing a Retail Execution Excellence program, Consumer Goods manufacturers often face two main challenges internally:   Empowering teams with new tools to achieve higher results...

How Unilever Portugal reduced their audit costs for store checks by 80% (VIDEO)

Written by Othilie Nicod

Meet Pedro. (He’s the lovely guy patiently answering the same question for the 6th time in a row in the picture above). Pedro Duarte is Head of Customer Marketing in-home at Unilever Portugal. Pedro...

8 Key Questions to Ask When Choosing an Image Recognition Vendor (Part 2/2)

Written by Christophe Blot

In our previous blog post, we uncovered the first four questions consumer goods (CG) brands should ask themselves when selecting an Image Recognition vendor. It’s time to close the loop on the series...

8 Key Questions to Ask When Choosing an Image Recognition Vendor (Part 1/2)

Written by Christophe Blot

Image Recognition (IR) is a perfect example of how Consumer-Packaged Goods (CPG) manufacturers can leverage digital transformation to win in retail. A 2017 Gartner report highlights why this is the...

Image Recognition for Retail | Planorama in The FW500

Written by Cécile Garrett

Great news on the Plano-planet! We’re proud to be selected among the top 500 French Tech companies for the second year in a row. And we’re even prouder to announce that our ranking’s gone up since...

A Picture is Worth 1,000 Store Checks | Image Recognition for CPG Firms

Written by Cécile Garrett

Do you still doubt the relevance of Image Recognition for Consumer-Packaged Goods (CPG) companies? We know that it is an intriguing yet mysterious technology for still 69% of CPG firms as they...