NASHVILLE, Tenn. March 20, 2019 – Vibronyx has been awarded a contract by the Defense Logistics Agency (DLA) as a Prime Contractor for its Modernization and Readiness Analysis of Food Management Systems project.
This R&D contract is with DLA’s $3 billion Subsistence (Food) supply chain. The Subsistence supply chain is one of nine Department of Defense supply chains managed by the DLA, which has more than $37 billion in sales and about 26,000 employees across the global supply chains under its command.
The Subsistence supply chain provides food for all branches of the Armed Forces and Whole of Government customers to include FEMA and the USDA. During the project, Vibronyx will develop a strategic plan for digital transformation of the Subsistence supply chain and perform research on the practical application of emerging technologies like machine learning, blockchain and robotic process automation. Further, Vibronyx will develop a prototype analytics warehouse to perform proof of concept analytics using machine learning and other advanced analytics techniques and create prototype analytics dashboards to better manage the supply chain.