Le Mouvement E.Leclerc launched a new database project, an initiative that includes several thousand suppliers. Their goals are to facilitate and speed up products’ time to market while offering consumers even more product transparency.
Franprix set out to integrate products from 1 200 national brands into their product catalogue, managed using the Alkemics platform, in only 3 months.
Alkemics is the digital collaboration platform for retail. The cloud-based Saas solution helps retailers and brands digitize, collect and share product data in one single secured place. Alkemics facilitates collaboration and drive operational excellence with automated collection, correction and sharing of high quality product data (GS1 standard). After raising 20 million euros in a Series B funding round in September 2016, Alkemics has seen great success within the retail market in France over the past two years, with more than 6,500 brands and 90% of the grocery e-retailers joining the platform. Alkemics has launched several new retail industries in 2017(beauty and cosmetics, health, Out of Home...).