May 2, 2018
The selective cosmetics market tries out the Global Data Synchronisation Network (GDSN). The GDSN enables brands and retailers to share product data in a single, standardized format, a valuable solution that will help ensure a speedy and successful digital transformation.
Stefan Hesse, CFO & UK Managing Director at Alkemics, nominated to the Board of GS1 Data Excellence Inc.
Brussels, Belgium, April 9, 2018
BRUSSELS and PARIS, March 29 2018 - The GS1 Data Excellence Inc. Board of Governors has approved the appointment of Dr. Stefan Hesse.
Alkemics to power productDNA:hub – an industry-led service to help retailers and suppliers share product data and images
London, United Kingdom, January 22, 2018
London, 22 January 2018 – A group of leading UK grocery retailers and suppliers facilitated by GS1 UK, the product data standards organisation, has selected Alkemics to power productDNA:hub,[...]
New York, NY, United States, January 10, 2018
Paris Retail Week renews its partnership with the NRFrench Party which will be held on January 14th, 2018 at the General Consulate of France in New York and, by participating in this unique[...]
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...).
Alkemics’ three founders are Antoine Durieux (CEO), an expert in statistics and Artificial Intelligence (Polytechnique and Stanford), Antoine Perrin (CTO), a specialist in the design of innovative and complex IT infrastructure (Polytechnique and ParisTech), and Benoît Portoleau-Balloy (COO), formerly at Criteo, Kelkoo, Yahoo!, a specialist in commerce and digital. In September 2016, Alkemics raised EUR 20 million with Cathay Innovation and Serena Capital, Index Ventures in collaboration with Index Ventures, Partech Ventures, and SEB Alliance, investors who have renewed their confidence in Alkemics after a Series A round of $5.6 million in early 2015.
Alkemics is a collaborative tool built for retail and trusted by 90% of the French grocery e-retail market, over 6 500 brands are already using it.
Worldwide GDSN 3.1 certification from GS1 - Worldwide data pool certification GS1