Infosys the global leader in digital services and consulting, has announced its strategic partnership with STARK Group which is a European premier retailer and distributor of building materials. This partnership is set to accelerate STARK Group's digital transformation journey with the help of Infosys Topaz, an advanced suite of services and solutions rooted in generative AI technologies.
Infosys and STARK Group are preparing to establish a cutting-edge data center in Denmark as a part of their strategic move, which will underpin technological advancements and facilitate seamless services across STARK Group's European offices.
The partnership is set to embrace an AI-first approach with Infosys deploying its Infosys Topaz platform to equip STARK Group with AI-powered operational efficiencies and heightened service quality.
In the path of this digital transformation, Infosys will utilize its Live Enterprise Application Management Platform (LEAP) which is a cloud-enabled platform to provide NextGen Application Management Services and automation solutions. The ultimate goal of this collaboration is to continuously improve and innovate STARK Group's IT operations. It will enable STARK Group to enhance cost and operational efficiency while expanding across the globe.
“We at STARK Group are excited to announce our collaboration with Infosys as we embark on a transformation journey to deliver state-of-the-art and future-fit IT services to our colleagues in the Nordics, Austria, Germany, and the UK. With Infosys' expertise, we look forward to enhancing the quality of our offerings and kickstarting many new innovations," said Pernille Geneser, Group CIO, STARK Group.
"We are thrilled to embark on this transformative multi-year collaboration with the STARK Group, aimed at driving digital transformation. Leveraging our cutting-edge technologies, including Infosys Topaz and our cloud-enabled platform LEAP, we are confident that this collaboration will bring unparalleled value and innovation to Stark Group. Together, we look forward to shaping a future of success, growth, and shared achievements in the digital landscape. This collaboration further strengthens Infosys' prominence in the Nordics region," said Karmesh Vaswani, EVP & Global Head Retail, Consumer Goods & Logistics, Infosys.
This collaboration between Infosys and STARK Group follows the recent collaboration of Infosys' strategic partnership with Danske Bank further intensifying its localization strategy in the Nordics region.
Infosys has previously acquired companies like BASE Life Science in Denmark and Fludio in Finland demonstrating its dedication to the region's clients and their digital evolution. And, this new partnership marks another milestone in Infosy's expanding influence in the Nordics region.