Sodexo Boosts Data Capabilities
Automation, Robotics & Artificial Intelligence (AI), EMEA, Service Provider News, Mergers & Acquisitions
Sodexo’s strategic venture capital vehicle has invested in machine learning and AI startup isahit which connects companies with performers of Human Intelligence Tasks (HITs) in developing countries.
Isahit, which specialises in annotating images, sound, video and text used for constructing databases, has worked with the French multinational's Data Lab to enhance the accuracy of data fed into Sodexo's AEYE-GO smart cashier solution for the purpose of differentiating between different items of food.
In recent years, Sodexo Ventures has supported several companies in the Asia Pacific region and India by providing seed and venture capital, and commercial expertise.