Content Producer, IBM Industries

In India, Bestseller turns to AI to keep stores relevant

Written by Jordan Teicher | March 20, 2019 | Customer Experience, Retail and Consumer Products, Supply Chain

With the right technology, such as AI, key decision-makers in India’s retail world could enhance their intuition and help them forecast better in order to deliver what consumers want in each store. ...read more


Can blockchain pave the way for ethical cobalt?

Written by Jordan Teicher | March 14, 2019 | Blockchain, Manufacturing

A pilot program is working to demonstrate how materials in the cobalt supply chain can be responsibly produced, traded, and processed from mine to end manufacturer. ...read more


Would you open an email from your tire dealer?

Written by Jordan Teicher | March 8, 2019 | Artificial Intelligence, Automotive, Retail and Consumer Products

Customers come to tire and auto repair retailers infrequently and grudgingly. For Belle Tires, improving customer relationships was a top priority. They looked to AI-enabled analytics to keep customers engaged. Nonetheless, Saran said, Belle Tire ...read more


How the cloud could save your life in a wildfire

Written by Jordan Teicher | February 22, 2019 | Cloud, New Normal, Telecommunications

Kenji Kato's app can keep first responders and residents informed during a wildfire like never before. ...read more


How supply chain technology helped Denmark weather Mad Cow Disease

Written by Jordan Teicher | February 21, 2019 | Blockchain, Retail and Consumer Products

In the 1950s, the Danish government partnered with IBM to create an innovative central cattle database, which came in handy when Mad Cow Disease broke out in the 1980s. ...read more


TELUS’ CTO is tackling telcos’ bad customer experience rap

Written by Jordan Teicher | January 29, 2019 | Artificial Intelligence, Big Thinkers, Telecommunications

Ibrahim Gedeon sees his work as CTO as an integral part of the TELUS customer experience. ...read more


Golden State Foods wants to show you where your burger comes from

Written by Jordan Teicher | January 28, 2019 | Blockchain, New Normal, Retail and Consumer Products

The beef supply chain needs more transparency. Golden State Foods and IBM think they have the technology to provide it. ...read more


For contractors, pricing gets tricky. Mueller Inc. has a fix.

Written by Jordan Teicher | January 28, 2019 | Business Transformation, Manufacturing, New Normal

This summer, Mueller Inc. decided to find a way to streamline the pricing process by enlisting IBM Services and employing the Garage Method. ...read more


IBM’s Luq Niazi believes a smarter supply chain can lead to a better planet

Written by Jordan Teicher | January 25, 2019 | Big Thinkers, Blockchain, Retail and Consumer Products

Niazi is driven by a sense that business challenges are human challenges, and that strong leadership at the enterprise level can benefit society as a whole. ...read more