Reducing Waste and Transforming the Bakery Planning Experience

Costco Wholesale

Wasted food does not only hurt our pockets, it also hurts the planet. In an SAP Leonardo pilot project using machine learning, SAP helped Costco reduce waste in the bakery department while increasing sales and productivity.

Costco warehouse
Low-fidelity Mockup of the Planning App

We want to educate our employees along the way and share with them why we’re doing this. They get on board, and it’s a win-win because the employee is now engaged in the process.

– Jeff Lyons (Senior Vice President of Fresh Foods, Costco)
Bakery Planning App

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