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SCOTIABANK & PLUM
Creating More Effective Processes with Predictive Talent Data
MELITTA & SCANTRUST
Enhancing Consumer Experiences with Deep Production Insights in the Coffee Value Chain
SMART PRESS SHOP & COGNIAC
Improving quality with AI-assisted visual inspection
NOVARTIS & SPHERITY
Establishing trust in the pharmaceutical supply chain for indirect trade relationships
DOLE SUNSHINE COMPANY & CLARIFRUIT
Partnering to Automate Quality Control and Reduce Fruit Loss
DELI HOME & EXPIVI
Improving The Customer Experience While Delivering Bespoke Products at Scale
VODAFONE & ADVERITY
Transforming Campaign Data Reporting and Reducing Wasted Time
BENTELER & ARKITE
Guiding Manufacturing Operators With Visual Guidance Powered by AI
Benteler operates worldwide in the fields of automotive technology, steel and tube production, engineering and distribution. Benteler was looking for a solution to support both assembly and picking of critical components for its multiple product variants. They selected Arkite’s solution because it fully integrates with Benteler’s systems to provide full traceability while optimizing the picking process.
SAP.iO & Startup Ecosystem Briefing
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SAP.iO Foundry Innovation Tour
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SAP.iO Curated Startup Engagements
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SAP.iO + THE HOME DEPOT
Transforming the associate experience
For the past few years, SAP and SAP.iO have been working closely with The Home Depot to transform the associate experience through startup innovation. Check out our latest video to learn more about our collaboration and learn more about how SAP works with startups to build an ecosystem of innovation for our customers.
SAP.iO + BUMBLE BEE FOODS
De-risking innovation through curation
Our portfolio development team helped expose leaders at Bumble Bee Foods to relevant startup solutions that complemented their existing SAP landscape – saving time and money.
“Not only do I love getting exposure to new tech and innovations that can support our business, it’s imperative to our success. SAP.iO does the leg work to curate and filter the landscape of startups so I know they complement our SAP landscape and it helps to de-risk the process if we choose to run a POC.”Tony CostaSVP & CIO, Bumble Bee Foods
Shape the trajectory of your industry by sharing insights and working together on Foundry program initiatives.
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SAP.iO + COMPASS GROUP
Supporting a startup’s technical integration
Compass Group China collaborated with SAP.iO Foundry Shanghai on our Future of Shopping cohort. By participating in the startup technical integration process, they had the opportunity to help startups like XForcePlus develop solutions that meet their business needs and integrate with their SAP landscape.
SAP.iO TEL AVIV + E.ON & ISRAEL ELECTRIC CORPORATION
Partnering to find and accelerate startups in the utilities space
During the SAP.iO Foundry Tel-Aviv Utilities program we collaborated with the European energy company E.ON and Israel Electric Corporation (IEC). E.ON and IEC participated in the application screening phase, had dedicated meetings and sessions with the selected startups during the program, shared insights and industry challenges with startups, and were potential beta-sites for pilots for relevant startups.
“The combined reach and know-how of both companies will bring huge benefit to startups who are ready to scale with international companies.”Mickey SteinerHead of E.ON Israel
SAP.iO + NTT DATA SERVICES
Selection day provides SAP customers like NTT Data Services with the opportunity to learn about new solutions that can help address challenges they are facing, such as maximizing learning engagement, building a more diverse and inclusive workforce, and supporting employees’ mental health. At the same time, the startups presenting received input and feedback on their solutions.
“I loved watching the startups present. Their creative approaches to the current HR challenges we are facing were inspiring and would definitely have a positive impact on our recruiting and talent initiatives.”Vicki FurnishVP Human Capital at NTT DATA Services
SAP.iO TECH ADVISORS
Designing the future of work
SAP.iO Tech Advisors is a community organized by SAP.iO that brings together HR leaders from companies like Allianz and PepsiCo to exchange ideas and get a front row seat to the most groundbreaking HR tech solutions accelerated by SAP.iO.
“SAP.iO enables me to easily identify valuable add-on services for and shape the strategic roadmap of our SAP SuccessFactors landscape. At the same time, providing early-on feedback to the startups ensures their solutions are really tailored to complex global corporate needs.”Dominik A. HahnGlobal Head of Group Talent Acquisition at Allianz