Norna and CGI enter a Partnership
The Swedish AI company Norna and the Canadian multinational technology consulting firm CGI announced today that they have entered a strategic Partnership. The Partnership will be supported through CGI’s Unicorn Academy program in Sweden, giving Norna access to CGI’s global network and expertise.
– “The strategic partnership is part of Norna’s global scaling initiative. We look forward to a collaboration with and to take part of CGI’s experience in retail and retail analytics”, says Michael Collaros, Norna’s CEO.
The companies will support each other and contribute with their respective strengths for mutual benefits. The CGI Unicorn Academy was founded at CGI Düsseldorf, Germany in 2019 and the program is now being rolled out in Sweden.
– Andreas Urban, Director & Head of Unicorn Academy explains. ” The Unicorn Academy is our start-up program for matchmaking & scaling start-ups that have reached an advanced stage to scale their ideas. As we are striving for more innovation and partnership, we offer startups the global CGI network for scaling and matchmaking with our clients.”
CGI is among the largest independent IT and business consulting services firms in the world. With 90,250 consultants and professionals across the globe, CGI delivers an end-to-end portfolio of capabilities, from strategic IT and business consulting to systems integration, managed IT and business process services and intellectual property solutions.
Norna Analytics® is an advanced AI solution used by leading fashion retail companies in their commercial planning and execution processes to trade better and to protect their margins. Norna Analytics® is based on large scale data harvesting and analysis to deliver insights and market transparency to brands across the world. The four major business segments that are addressed by Norna Analytics® are pricing, promotions, assortment position, planning, and trends.