Rhea Distributors Crew SpA, manufacturer of customised merchandising machines, and SECO, heart of excellence within the box of technological innovation for IoT and AI answers, have signed a partnership settlement for the improvement of cutting edge answers on the earth of merchandising, espresso machines and new retail.

Step one of this partnership envisages the adoption of Clea, the built-in tool platform with IoT and synthetic intelligence functionalities evolved by means of SECO Thoughts, at the new era of Rhea merchandising machines.

Rhea will use a customized resolution powered by means of SECO, an built-in machine combining an edge platform and a human-machine interface which has just lately entered the mass manufacturing section.

Clea will likely be put in on the entire Rhea new machines, giving upward thrust to an all-in-one infrastructure which collects information from the sector, transfers them to the Cloud and analyzes them in actual time, returning prime value-added data enabling data-driven trade processes.

This may permit Rhea to make its put in base tracking extra environment friendly and efficient, optimising its asset control prices and, above all, to turn on a brand new set of functionalities to be had each to its personal shoppers and to the tip customers.

The set up of Clea on Rhea’s machines will get started in 2022, with its up-to-speed deployment on roughly 40,000 gadgets within the coming near near long term.

“We’re overjoyed for this partnership with Rhea, with which we proportion the eagerness and the dedication to innovation, high quality and sustainability. We’re glad to give a boost to our purchasers in a state of affairs the place IoT and AI are changing into essential for each corporate,” stated Massimo Mauri, leader govt of SECO.

“Innovation, high quality and sustainability have at all times been the core values of Rhea. We’re very happy to seek out those identical values in SECO, a forged and dynamic corporate with whom, I’m certain, we will be able to proportion a long term of mutual dedication and pride. Enforcing and the usage of an IoT-Ai platform like CLEA way maintaining in keeping with a impulsively evolving global, and having the ability to be offering increasingly cutting edge and customisable answers that can additional build up the extent of carrier for our shoppers”, stated Andrea Pozzolini, leader govt of Rhea Distributors Crew.