Bringing new value to legacy infrastructure
McLane, a well established logistics company came to the IBM Garage to spark ideas for innovation and development. The result was a new revenue stream that took advantage of the company's existing assets to provide new services in a very competitive industry. Beyond that, the garage helped them innovate in marketing and HR to supply chain, operations, manufacturing, e-commerce – across many functional and business areas. The process also helped the company experience a new, agile way of working collaborating closely with IBM experts to find new efficiencies for its existing business, further boosting the bottom line. At the core – leveraging cognitive, advanced analytics, and machine learning in new ways – helping McLane take their insights to a whole new era.
- Insights driven action
- Collaborative work process with the IBM Garage brought cross-department teams from McLane together with IBM experts
- New, data-driven business model introduced revenue opportunities on existing infrastructure, further expanding the company's profit margin