SALT LAKE CITY, Oct. 05, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — OMNIQ Corp. (OTCQB: OMQS) (“OMNIQ” or “the Company”), a provider of Supply Chain and Artificial Intelligence (AI)-based solutions, announced today that it received a $1.0 million order from a leading sales and marketing agency focused on serving the consumer packaged goods (CPG) and retail industries. The order is for the supply of rugged mobile computers and barcode scanners to be used in retail merchandising services. It follows recently announced purchase agreements from a diverse group of verticals, including healthcare, food, metals, transportation, logistics and safety.
With over 25,000 employees in more than 100 offices worldwide, the privately held company is behind the sales and marketing for many of the most recognizable brands in the world and is a proven resource for many top retailers. The customer offers a broad range of outsourced sales, marketing and retail merchandising services, helping its CPG and retail clients move products off shelves and into shoppers’ baskets throughout the U.S., Canada and Europe. Its retail merchandising support services include accelerating speed-to-shelf of new products, achieving increased distribution of current products, and ensuring accurate out-of-stocks and voids.
OMNIQ’s sophisticated supply chain solutions accurately and quickly capture product data and efficiently implement retail solutions for the customer’s clients. OMNIQ’s durable and advanced mobile scanning and computing technology empowers the customer to use point-of-sale data to track, analyze and optimize in-store activities, automate various complex processes, and capture critical information for data analytics. The customer has almost 20,000 retail associates in stores every day.
“This order is another vote of confidence in the quality and reliability of our supply chain solutions for the retail and CPG industries,” said Shai Lustgarten, President and CEO of OMNIQ. “With similar successes in the healthcare, supermarket, transportation, and basic materials verticals, this purchase order demonstrates the strength of our diversified customer base. Such diversity mitigates risks in the business environment that many companies are facing these days. The customer is a sales and marketing powerhouse with unparalleled penetration across the entire retail spectrum and foodservice industry, from national big-box and club stores to specialty retail channels, working with leading and emerging CPG brands. We intend to further grow our partnership with this leading customer by leveraging our advanced solutions and the customer’s vast client exposure.”
About OMNIQ Corp.
OMNIQ Corp. (OTCQB: OMQS) provides computerized and machine vision image processing solutions that use patented and proprietary AI technology to deliver data collection, real-time surveillance and monitoring for supply chain management, homeland security, public safety, traffic & parking management and access control applications. The technology and services provided by the Company help clients move people, assets and data safely and securely through airports, warehouses, schools, national borders, and many other applications and environments.
OMNIQ’s customers include government agencies and leading Fortune 500 companies from several sectors, including manufacturing, retail, distribution, food and beverage, transportation and logistics, healthcare, and oil, gas, and chemicals. Since 2014, annual revenues have grown to more than $50 million from clients in the USA and abroad.
The Company currently addresses several billion-dollar markets, including the Global Safe City market, forecast to grow to $29 billion by 2022, and the Ticketless Safe Parking market, forecast to grow to $5.2 billion by 2023.
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