Nueva Pescanova Built the World’s First Intelligent Aquafarm to Better Feed the Fish and the World

April 18, 2022 Microsoft

Working with Microsoft, Omar Portugal and his team adopted new software, added more data-gathering sensors, and floated several automated feeding stations atop the shrimp pond at the Marfrisco Aquafarm. The facility is one of numerous farms operated around the world by Nueva Pescanova, a Spain-based company specializing in the fishing, farming, processing and sale of seafood products.

CubicFarm Systems Corp. Selects Microsoft for Next Generation Sustainable Ag-Tech

September 7, 2021 CubicFarm Systems Corp.

 CubicFarm® Systems Corp., a local chain, agricultural technology company, announced that the Company has selected Microsoft’s technology to launch the next generation of indoor farming technologies for fresh food and fresh livestock feed. CubicFarms is one of the first controlled environment agriculture (“CEA”) companies working with Microsoft’s cloud services to deliver technology that enables farmers to grow indoors at commercial scale, sustainably.

C.H. Robinson Announces Alliance With Microsoft to Digitally Transform the Supply Chain of the Future

July 15, 2020 C.H. Robinson

C.H. Robinson and Microsoft Corp. on Tuesday announced they are joining forces to digitally transform supply chains of the future by combining the power of C.H. Robinson’s Navisphere®, Microsoft Azure and Azure IoT to meet the changing demands of evolving global supply chains.

Microsoft and dunnhumby Strike Global Strategic Partnership to Transform $ 5.9 Trillion Retail Market

January 9, 2020 dunnhumby

Microsoft and dunnhumby, the global leader in customer data science, announced today a global strategic partnership, in a move that could transform the $ 5.9 trillion retail sector. Under the partnership, dunnhumby will move its customer insights products to Azure, Microsoft’s cloud platform, giving retailers and suppliers instant and secure access to dunnhumby’s data science tools.

Inside Kroger and Microsoft’s New Smart-Grocery Partnership

The new RaaS service will be jointly marketed by Kroger and Microsoft, which means at least some of the innovation is coming from the traditional business of Kroger. By building a service, Kroger can potentially offer a new tech-enabled store format to other retailers. That’s an interesting twist.