The following objectives were set for successful pilot implementation
- Shortening the time for audit (getting a report on the product layout on the mobile phone takes not more than 20 seconds for 1 section);
- Quality of recognition of Danone products (dairy) - at least 95%.
As part of the pilot project, the system was trained to recognize over 400 Danone SKUs, the solution was implemented with the involvement of a pilot group of field employees (merchandisers, sales representatives, using the solution on iOS and Android platforms and the analytical web portal, in the Moscow Region). The system preparation took 1 month (June 2017), the trial operation took 1 month (July 2017), and then the period of operation started (August 2017).