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The First Analytics Team in Action

We seek big opportunities and take a wide-angle view of what’s possible through advanced analytics.  Our success has been based on our ability to be nimble, to respond and react quickly to our clients’ needs, flexibly tailoring and channeling our skill sets to their projects.  No guesswork; not intuition; just a deep belief and reliance in the power of analytics.

We drive insight, intelligence and change. And we’re ready to do it for you.

Keep Safety Rates on the Right Track.

The nation’s largest railroad came to us with a challenge. After seeing initial declines in their reportable employee injury and safety incident rates, stagnation set in. The railroad had...
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Machine Learning Supporting Demand Planners

A leading consumer packed goods company relied on statistical models to forecast demand of their product. While baseline statistical forecasts were generally...
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Optimizing Tight Spaces

A global pharmaceutical company came to us with a unique space optimization challenge. The company had developed and launched a new product line of pre-filled syringes, promising to improve safety and control...
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Improving Service Parts Forecasting

An automotive company’s legacy parts forecasting system suffered from age, scalability issues, and expensive licensing fees to the vendor. During a short planning cycle at the end of each month...
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Machine Vision for Detecting Equipment Problems

This company operates equipment in motion at high speed.  Certain components develop defects or damage that could cause...
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Forecasting and Planning for an Online Retailer

A popular online retailer needed to understand and project demand for nearly 30 million SKUs over multiple websites. We implemented a...
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Forecasting Audit

A manufacturer had invested in forecasting software and staff time with the expectation of realizing substantial...
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Public Affairs Crisis Management

A global consumer products company wanted to understand the impact of public relations events such as...
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Improving Case Fill Rates

A consumer goods company struggled, in some of their categories, to maintain desired case fill rates to customers....
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Uncovering Product Quality Issues using Machine Data

A food company experienced manufacturing issues with one particular product, where the product was...
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Analytics Platform Modernization

This client had a very capable data science team but productivity was hampered by each analyst having a desktop workstation versus a unified consistent...
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Forecasting Application Hosting

The client licensed new software for forecasting and wanted to realize the gains immediately.  But between constraints with the company’s IT department...
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Advising on Product Strategy for IoT

A semiconductor manufacturer began to foresee opportunities in the exploding potential applications of the so-called internet-of-things...
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Predictive Maintenance for Medical Instruments

A medical device company has maintenance contracts for thousands of their instruments...
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Developing a “Big Data” Analytics Strategy

A consumer goods company wanted to determine the opportunities and challenges...
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Improving Financial Forecast Accuracy with Less Effort

A retailer’s quarterly financial forecasting process would take 28 people, 160 hours to...
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Staff Augmentation for Data Science Teams

Several of our clients have sizable, capable data science teams. But with the rise...
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Architecting a Big Data Analytics Platform

A utility desired to establish an “integrated customer data and analytics” platform...
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Improving Fuel Conservation

A transportation company spends over a billion dollars a year on fuel.  Even a 1% savings in fuel consumption...
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Protecting the Public at Rail/Highway Crossings

Vehicle-train collisions at railroad crossings is a significant problem in North America...
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Text Mining to Understand Accidents

A transportation company maintains a database of accidents. Along with data about each incident, textual narratives...
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Quantifying the Effect of Public Relations on Corporate Earnings

A public relations services and measurement company desired to show how their data...
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Analytics Strategy to Adapt to an Evolving Market

This client provides analytical services to national direct marketing companies. The services include...
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Knowledge Transfer to Build Automated Daily Order Forecasts

A growing company that provides daily grocery delivery services through online...
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Finding IT System Bottlenecks and Predicting Performance

The company processes large amounts of documents and other data. The processed...
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Optimizing Gasoline Prices

An operator of about 1700 gas stations needed to set fuel sales volume and profit targets at the corporate level...
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Promotional Risk Feedback for Sales Account Managers

The client relies heavily on promotions for many of their products, and future planned...
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Machine Learning for Data Quality

The client augments their own sales data with multiple third party sources to get a comprehensive view...
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Automatic Order Writing

A consumer goods company redesigned a portion of their supply network. For certain sales outlets, a distinct distribution...
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Building In-house Price and Promotion Modeling Capabilities

This retailer was dependent on large enterprise software to manage pricing...
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Predictive Maintenance for Trucks

A mining company relies on high-payload-capacity trucks to haul extracted material for extraction of ore and...
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