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May 28 2019

AFS Launches Artificial Intelligence/Machine Learning Center of Excellence

Artificial intelligence is fueling significant shifts in today’s competitive landscape, already having become the engine driving many of the world’s most successful businesses. AI and specifically Machine Learning are now necessary components to establishing strategic business targets and making sound business decisions in order to achieve those objectives. Joe Bellini CEO AFS comments as follows “At AFS we are happy to announce that we have established an AI/Machine Learning Center of Excellence focused on solving problems which are prevalent in CPG in general and specifically in Food Manufacturing, Food Distribution, and Food Retailing. Our COE is designed to deliver AI capabilities that enable both existing as well as potential new business models and capabilities. Dan Zywicki leads our CoE and is supported by Michael Scott who leads our G2 analytics team. Dan and his team launched an ML based capability for Promotion Lift Analytics over a year ago and within that timeframe have been able to evolve the algorithm so that it regularly beats the accuracy of the predictions generated by all previous generations of technology.” Joe himself is certified in AI/Machine learning from MIT Sloan and is totally committed to this business expansion.

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