Strategic Partners 2018
Electrolux shapes living for the better by reinventing taste, care and wellbeing experiences, making life more enjoyable and sustainable for millions of people. As a leading global appliance company, we place the consumer at the heart of everything we do. Through our brands, including Electrolux, AEG, Anova, Frigidaire, Westinghouse and Zanussi, we sell more than 60 million household and professional products in more than 150 markets every year. In 2016 Electrolux had sales of SEK 121 billion and employed 55,000 people around the world. For more information go to www.electroluxgroup.com.
World reference in small domestic equipment, Groupe SEB operates in nearly 150 countries with a unique portfolio of top brands including Tefal, Rowenta, Moulinex, Krups, Lagostina, All-Clad, Supor, and WMF marketed through multi-format retailing. Selling some 286 million products a year, it deploys a long-term strategy focused on innovation, international development, competitiveness and service to clients. AsofDecember 31 2016, Groupe SEB hasaround 32,900 employeesworldwide.
Canon Europe is the EMEA arm of Canon Inc., a global provider of imaging technologies and services, and one of the world’s most well-recognised and loved brands. Canon Europe has operations in around 120 countries, employs approximately 19,000 people across the region, and contributes about a third of Canon’s global revenues annually.
Founded in 1937, Canon has been a leading name in imagery for the past 80 years, and is dedicated to helping people constantly re-imagine what is possible through imaging. From cameras to commercial printers, business consultancy to healthcare technologies, Canon enriches lives and businesses through imaging innovation.
Canon is growing the positive power of imaging technology and services. By delivering social and environmental benefits through our people and products, we are powerfully demonstrating our commitment to our philosophy of Kyosei: living and working together for the common good.
Further information about Canon Europe is available at: www.canon-europe.com
Intel (NASDAQ: INTC) is a world leader in computing innovation. The company designs and builds the essential technologies that serve as the foundation for the world’s computing devices. Since its founding in 1968, Intel Corporation has grown into the world’s largest semiconductor company (based on revenue).
The company’s products include microprocessors, chipsets, other semiconductor products and software which are integral to computers, ultra-mobile devices, data centers powering the Cloud and Big Data, as well as the Internet of Things. As a leader in corporate responsibility and sustainability, Intel also manufactures the world’s first commercially available “conflict-free” microprocessors.
Tech Data connects the world with the power of technology. Our end-to-end portfolio of products, services and solutions, highly specialized skills, and expertise in next-generation technologies enable channel partners to bring to market the products and solutions the world needs to connect, grow and advance. Tech Data is ranked No. 107 on the Fortune 500® and has been named one of Fortune’s “World’s Most Admired Companies” for eight straight years. To find out more, visit www.techdata.com or follow us on Twitter, LinkedIn, and Facebook.
GfK is the trusted source of relevant market and consumer information that enables its clients to make smarter decisions. More than 13,000 market research experts combine their passion with GfK’s long-standing data science experience. This allows GfK to deliver vital global insights matched with local market intelligence from more than 100 countries. By using innovative technologies and data sciences, GfK turns big data into smart data, enabling its clients to improve their competitive edge and enrich consumers’ experiences and choices.
SES-imagotag is a fast-growing retail tech company founded in 1992 and listed on Euronext Paris stock exchange, with sales of c. USD 200 million. SES-imagotag is the world leader in Electronic Shelf Labels (ESL) and digital solutions for retail. SES-imagotag serves over 100 retailers in 54 countries, including 30 of the Global Top 100 retailers, with an installed base of over 14.000 hypermarkets, supermarkets, Consumer Electronic, DIY and furniture stores. It has installed 150 million ESL which manage over 8 billion price updates annually. Key clients include Carrefour, Casino, Auchan, Walmart, Media Markt, Saturn, Darty-Fnac, Elkjop, Boulanger, M-Video, Sephora, Edeka, The Home-Depot, Norgesgruppen, Dansk, Jysk, Coop, and many others. Our mission is to help retailers leverage digital technologies to build more efficient stores (pricing automation, automated shelf monitoring, geolocation, …) and transform their physical stores into connected and interactive environments, enabling seamless omnichannel and enhanced customer experience (eg. shopper connectivity at the shelf).