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OPAL - Operational Analytics GmbH
Founded by Alexander Gossmann and Marc Huber
Founded in 2013
Data Analytics
Located in Mannheim
Founders Alexander Gossmann and Marc Huber are University of Mannheim Alumni. Opal has been active at the Startup Lounge. The team received a MCEI Office and MCEI Consulting. They received support from the EXIST program. Opal has been Startup of the Month.

OPAL's FFDF provides predictive analytics in real-time for fresh food management in the retail industry. Shelves can be optimally equipped and waste is reduced significantly, at the end of the day. The information can be aggregated in real-time and provided to every group of management.:

  • Real-time decision support decreases action time of management, provides fact based decisions for realization of competitive advantages
  • Applicable on desktops, tablets and smart phones
  • Seamless collaboration of store, regional and top management and supply chain executives on common, real-time data foundation
  • Cost minimization of perished goods and stock optimizations
  • Improvement of customer satisfaction in time-critical business environments, like fresh food retail and just-in-time supply chains for increased profitability
  • Closed-Loop feedback system for improved demand forecast

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  • Institut für Mittelstandsforschung
  • Gründerverbund
  • ESF
  • Europäische Union
  • Baden-Württemberg - Ministerium für Finanzen und Wirtschaft
  • Absolventum