OMNIQ Receives $6.1 Million Purchase Agreement from Leading U.S. Food Distributor
- Achieves a record of over $11.5 million new orders since January 1st, 2021
- OMNIQ to provide IoT solutions for Covid 19 accelerated need to maximize efficiency, automation and touchless Supply Chain activities
- Contract includes Technical Support Services and device management software
SALT LAKE CITY, Feb. 04, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — OMNIQ Corp (OTCQB: OMQS) (“OMNIQ” or “the Company”), a provider of Supply Chain and Artificial Intelligence (AI)-based solutions, announced today that it has received an approximately $6.1 million purchase agreement from one of the largest food distributors in the U.S. and North America, with over $10 billion in annual revenue. The agreement calls for the supply of mobile computerized IoT equipment for thousands of trucks that deliver product in the US and Canada and is designed to collect, identify, track and trace assets as well as share and connect collected inventory data to the distributor’s internal IT system.
OMNIQ’s equipment enables the leading food distributor to deliver the correct product to the correct customer while eliminating the expense and inefficiency of old paper-based distribution methods. Benefits include better customer relationships by ensuring right deliveries; reduces disagreements and write-offs related to discrepancies. Delivery personnel are able to provide customers with flawless invoices on-site, which speed up order processing and payment. Tracking is provided which gives the customer real time insights into arrival times, further improving the bond with the distributor.
OMINQ’s loyal customer is a pioneer in implementing newest technologies in the supply chain operations as food distribution requires the higher standards of freshness, accuracy and care. The distinctive customer supplies food and related products to Healthcare entities like living facilities, long-term care, hospitals and other institutional healthcare programs, to Educational facilities like Colleges, Universities, K-12 Schools , as well as to restaurants, hotels, daycare centers, convenience stores, camps and churches, cruise ships, amusement parks, stadiums, large-scale sporting events and concerts, recreation centers, correctional facilities and more.
Shai Lustgarten, President & CEO at Quest, commented, “$11.5 million in new orders received in a little over 1 month, marks a great beginning of FY 2021 and demonstrates the strength of our business model. It also highlights how Covid 19 has accelerated the need to maximize efficiency, automation and touchless Supply Chain activities. We are proud to have been selected yet again to further optimize this customer’s operational efficiencies and believe this order proves the value of our comprehensive Hardware, Software and Technical support solutions. Our portfolio of mobility products, ranging from voice-picking headsets to barcode scanners, enables smarter decision-making through effective data collection and analysis. We look forward to continuing our relationship with customers of this pedigree, as we strengthen our offering with advanced AI-based technologies and machine-vision solutions.”
About OMNIQ Corp.
OMNIQ Corp. (OTCQB: OMQS) provides computerized and machine vision image processing solutions that use patented and proprietary AI technology to deliver data collection, real-time surveillance and monitoring for supply chain management, homeland security, public safety, traffic & parking management and access control applications. The technology and services provided by the Company help clients move people, assets and data safely and securely through airports, warehouses, schools, national borders, and many other applications and environments.
OMNIQ’s customers include government agencies and leading Fortune 500 companies from several sectors, including manufacturing, retail, distribution, food and beverage, transportation and logistics, healthcare, and oil, gas, and chemicals. Since 2014, annual revenues have grown to more than $50 million from clients in the USA and abroad.
The Company currently addresses several billion-dollar markets, including the Global Safe City market, forecast to grow to $29 billion by 2022, and the Ticketless Safe Parking market, forecast to grow to $5.2 billion by 2023. For more information, visit www.omniq.com.
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