Top 20 CPG Tech Companies - 2017

The year 2017 for CPG will not be confined within the walls of data analytics and cloud computing. The latest trends show that CPG companies are rapidly adopting augmented reality and virtual reality for deriving business insights that increases real-time value.

Combination of artificial intelligence, natural language processing, and learning network, commonly referred as cognitive computing too will continue to influence CPG market. More and more organizations are injecting cognitive computing into their solutions that retailers are about to upgrade or replace. Besides that, omnichannel analytics will be key element that is bound to disrupt the CPG landscape. Not only this variation of analytics provides trade analytics data across various online platforms, it also tracks the shopper journey that provides holistic product performance. Moreover, leveraging omnichannel analytics will be fructuous for organizations in CPG ecosystem to determine consumer trends and therefore mould their offerings to capture consumer’s attention.

Technology proliferation is however transforming the current CPG arena. To help CPG companies find best-of-breed CPG tech solutions that suit their business needs, in this issue of CIO Review, we present to you the 20 Most Promising CPG Tech Solution Providers 2017, featuring the best vendors offering CPG technologies and services that help enterprises overcome challenges in this sector. The companies featured in this issue have exhibited vast knowledge and in depth expertise in helping CPG companies create seamless customer experience and highest value.

A distinguished panel comprising of CTOs, CIOs, analysts, and the CIO Review editorial board has selected the top players from the field of CPG. The listing provides a look into how these solutions work in the real world to get a comprehensive understanding of what technologies are available in the marketplace today.

We present to you “20 Most Promising CPG Tech Solution Providers 2017.”

Top 20 CPG Tech Solution Companies

Providing data-driven marketing solutions to increase marketing effectiveness, enhance operational efficiency, and drive increased customer loyalty

Develops and implements end-to-end digital solutions for the retail industry

Provider of integrated business planning and revenue management systems for CPG that includes trade promotion management and optimization, customer business planning

Provides supply chain strategy, process re-engineering, planning and execution solution implementation services for CPG industry

Cloud advisory partner enabling digital transformation of business processes through innovative solutions built on the Salesforce platform. Orion is a Salesforce Silver Consulting Partner

Adesso

Adesso

Provider of Trade Promotion Management (TPM) solutions and activation services for small to midsize consumer packaged goods manufacturers

AFS Technologies

AFS Technologies

Provides TPM Retail Software solution for the consumer goods industry and has capabilities to address the challenges in food processing industries

Anaplan

Anaplan

Provides services to improve structure, speed, consistency, collaboration and accuracy in FP&A process for consumer packaged goods

Bedrock Analytics

Bedrock Analytics

Provides software that takes syndicated and retail data and transforms it into dynamic selling stories for consumer pacakged goods sales manager

Blueshift

Blueshift

Provides software application that makes it easy to target customers based on category and brand preferences for CPG companies

CPGToolBox

CPGToolBox

Provides Trade Planner, a cloud-based, multi tenant TPM solution offers required functionality and business intelligence plus, speed, scalability and cost savings

Fractal Analytics

Fractal Analytics

Provider of proprietary analytic solutions that address business use cases, providing unique value at greater speeds, less risk and with proven results

IRi

IRi

Provider of big data, predictive analytics and forward-looking insights that help CPG companies to grow their businesses

Manthan

Manthan

Provider of Business Intelligence (BI) and analytical solutions for the consumer packaged goods industries

Nielsen [NYSE: NLSN]

Nielsen [NYSE: NLSN]

Provides strategic alliance to bring label transparency to CPG companies, alliance helps CPG companies to make faster datadecisions to grow sales

saama

saama

Provides Advanced Analytics solutions for CPG industry using which one can analyze and boost trade promotions and optimize ROI

T-Pro Solutions

T-Pro Solutions

Provides CPG manufacturers a suite of software applications to efficiently analyze and manage Trade Promotion investment in a SaaS environment

TABS Analytics

TABS Analytics

Provides technology-enabled analytics firm that services the Consumer Products industry

UpClear

UpClear

Provides software to the Consumer Packaged Goods industry for Revenue Management, covering Sales Planning, Trade Promotion Management, Analytics, and Optimization

Visualfabriq

Visualfabriq

Provides visualfabriq data platform and its suite of applications to unlock all necessary data, easily and instantly