Day: August 15, 2018

Shelf Engine uses machine learning to stop food waste from eating into store margins – TechCrunch

Shelf Engine’s team While running Molly’s, the Seattle-based ready meal wholesaler he founded, Stefan Kalb was upset about its 28 percent food wastage rate. Feeling that the amount was “astronomical,” he began researching how to lower it — and was shocked to discovered Molly’s was actually outperforming the industry average.

Asian investors have plenty of cash, a hearty appetite for investments and a different approach to doing deals – TechCrunch

Daniel Zimmermann Contributor Daniel Zimmermann navigates emerging companies and tech startups through complex corporate transactions, financings and venture technology matters. More posts by this contributor Some tweaks to build employee loyalty The VC landscape has been shifting radically in the past few years as Asian investors pump cash into startups.