OSA Decentralized (OSA DC) is the world's first decentralized AI-driven marketplace providing real-time solutions to retailers, manufacturers and consumers.
OSA is a successful existing business established in 2015. We provide services for world leading consumer product retail and manufacturers, including Coca-Cola, PepsiCo, JTI, Mars, L'Oreal, Metro Cash & Carry, and many others.
After two years of development in close partnership with ECR organization that unites more than 70 leading manufacturers and retailers, we developed proof of concept in 2016, and as of 2017 deployed OSA Hybrid Platform (OSA HP) - Big Data platform powered by AI that manages products optimal shelf availability in retail stores in real time.
Optimal shelf availability is the biggest problem in global consumer retail, costing manufacturers and retailers 400 billion dollars in lost sales per year. It is caused by business processes' inefficiencies along the supply chain and in the retail stores. OSA HP integrates with the big data systems of the participating retail chains and then combines optical recognition and machine learning technologies to issue alerts to the in-store staff each time our algorithms discover there might be a problem with optimal shelf availability of the products being distributed by our clients.
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Rated on Jun 5, 2018
The service has been develop for two years since 2016 to solve the critical problem in every comsumer retail. I think it’s worth to try by leverage AI to analysis SO, PO and SCM big data, where traditionally just use some statistic analysis for predition.
I personally like such kind or project because they really thinking solve problem and make a better world.
Rated on Jul 9, 2018
Modified on Aug 18, 2018
The WP has not been improved and remains too technical (no financials, sufficient marketing and business planning). I have checked Githab - no mvp. My rating can be improved back after explanation
Rated on Aug 13, 2018
Highly commercial product with a solid team to boot. Proven company and concept. Just needs to ensure they follow through with blockchain as a key tenet of their deployment.
Rated on Aug 18, 2018
It’s built on the already proven OSA Hybrid Platform and it has generated over $1mln USD revenue since its launch.
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Rated on Aug 15, 2018
Team is huge and solid. I am happy as the team has received some funding for development. That is a great start.
The AI and blockchain combination is a great concept that will revolutionize this market if properly implemented.
The only thing I am concerned about is its MVP which is not available. GitHub can't be considered a MVP.
The business have been setup since 2015 so there must be something to have a look at too.
Rated on Aug 27, 2018
It looks big team...but more than half of the people (mostly top advisors) doesn't have OSA in their LinkedIn profile and I couldn't find their involvement or authenticity on their social media or anywhere! I find this team so desperate focusing on $1m revenue that I cannot see anything else!
Whitepaper is good and has lot of technical info and competition analysis but while looking at their Github, there's no activity at all!
MVP link is pointing to their Github repository where I cannot find anything!
22.5% tokens worth $40m - which means they want to value their tokens over 100m! Too optimistic!! I don't see ROI for investors for this project even-though they made it looks big!
Rated on Jun 4, 2018
Huge team. I hope there will be no ptoblems with the KYC verification.
Vision very promising. MVP is ready.
Minimal investments - 1 ETH. Cool!
Good luck, guys!
Rated on Aug 26, 2018
Team - well educated and experienced, top tier and already making a success of this project by making it a revenue making business.
Vision - brilliant use of blockchain to solve supply chain issues with a useful solution. Not a disruptive force, but a 'blue ocean' solution to a $400bn problem for retailers. Some big names already using he platform.
Product - up and running, $1m in revenue already.
I would like to wish the team good luck in implementing this project, but they've already done so. Op ire.
Rated on Jun 16, 2018
It's really interesting and in real sector of economics game changer. OSA DC combining Blockchain and Artifical Inteligence technologies to resolve conctere problems in retail industry where they are working many years and aware about problems from inside. Looking forward for your success and wish reaching hardcap!
Rated on Jun 9, 2018
Very strong team and advisors
The project is already functional along with initial funding and revenue coming which is a plus point for the project
Vision absolutely makes sense for the problem to be solved using blockchain
Good luck to the team!!
Rated on Jun 4, 2018
Retail market is growing rapidly. There are some cases which had need implemented by big players such Walmart and etc. If the concept will help to decrease the costs of operation if will boost the industry. Cool idea, if they will launch, gonna be cool
Rated on Jun 20, 2018
The team has proficient experience in their respective fields and the same goes for the advisory board.
The project is built on top a proven platform that has shown promise and trust from its users to go into development.
MVP is also already active. If I had to knock them on something it would be that the roadmap could use some more effort but overal this looks like a solid project with real world use.
Rated on Jun 23, 2018
Modified on Jun 23, 2018
Having a strong inventory management system allows you to have greater cash on hand. You know exactly how much stock you need to buy in order to fulfill all sales and receive maximum revenue. While poor inventory management ties up your cash and hurts your profits, great inventory management can save your business a ton of money and increase profits.
The latest innovative technologies can offer a blockchain-powered solution capable of addressing all major retail issues, reducing product waste, and uniting producers, data providers, retailers, and consumers into a single network.
Optimal Shelf Availability Decentralized (OSA DC) platform intends to be one of the first decentralized AI-driven marketplaces to use the blockchain technology to offer solutions to retailers, manufacturers and consumers around the world. This powerful combination will stimulate the development of myriads of B2B and B2C services on decentralized blockchain and smart contracts based platforms.
The blockchain can be used for inventory tracking, so problems like overstocking and understocking will be greatly reduced. Product waste can also be controlled via the blockchain and the immutability of this technology provides what could be considered a much more reliable way to make business with the clients.
OSA ecosystem will unite various parties which are disconnected today - supply chain members, data providers, data scientists, IT specialists, apps developers, computation power providers, laboratories, regulators and end consumers.
OSA is already a stable working company that offers OSA Hybrid Platform functioning to provide reliable collaboration with the Efficient Consumer Response that unites more than 70 of Europe’s leaders in manufacturing and retail sales in more than 40 countries. OSA DC offers OSA Hybrid Platform Solution advancement. It utilizes a set of breakthrough technologies that help overcome weaknesses when implementing the solution. Namely, transparency lack and people making mistakes working with supply chain industry. To provide transparency, it employs AI, blockchains and smart contract technology so that supply chain company information is secured from frauds and illegal use.
The company has already grown a lot since its inception and has many business partners. The services of the OSA DC are used by companies like L’Oreal, Danone, Mars, Coca Cola, Metro, JTI, EFEC, Sun InBev, Retail Chain Magnit and Pepsico. The services provided by the company are based on the OSA Hybrid Platform, an AI-powered Big Data platform that monitors optimal shelf availability. It was launched in 2017 and already generates revenue.
To scale and develop OSA platform, the team behind the project aims to raise funds by offering the community its ERC-20 compliant OSA tokens. They are used to drive the blockchain's ledger and smart contract functionality as a network fuel. The OSA tokens are used between the platform users as a payment method and as a platform reward. The OSA tokens do not provide token holders with any ownership or other interest in the Company. WP clearly states that the OSA token is intended to be used via the platform and thus it is not an investment but a utility token.
In order to create the OSA DC platform and comply with the marketplace requirements the OSA team decided to use a fork of the NEM blockchain. A corporate permissioned blockchain (Mijin) was selected for the OSA MainNet. From the date of the launch, the circulating Ethereum-based OSA tokens will start exchanging to Mijin-based OSA Coins at 1:1 rate. This will be implemented in order to speed up the transactions time and make them cheaper.
There is a clearly defined and understood business model - retailers get free of charge service while consumer goods manufacturers pay for the service, whilst increasing sales volume of its products and optimizing costs, including conducting expensive regular retail audits. Both participating retailers and manufacturers get sales increase. As a result participating businesses profit from improved efficiencies and synergies, provided by OSA solutions. Consumers and shoppers benefit by paying less when buying products in the participating retail, not having to waste time looking for products suiting their needs and staying healthy by making intelligent and smart product choices.
The OSA project enjoys an adequate presence on social media, but I would say, for such a substantial project these numbers are not remarkable, more participants are needed so it should be able to get a good momentum going.
The OSA website is clear and it has a good amount of information about the OSA Token Generation Event, the problems that it tries to solve, the solution that it wants to develop, a clear roadmap, the team (more than 80 members) and other minor information.
The website has a simple structure and a menu of options that allows everyone to keep investigating about this ICO. There are links to all info in the main page, which makes it easier if a user wants to read it. That allows the reader to avoid scrolling in the main page and find everything just clicking the menu on the top.
This ICO can be seen as quite attractive and relatively safe to invest in. The chances that the project will achieve a success are not bad at all, so it is worth considering. Its concept is rather interesting and appealing while its services might become rather popular in the short or long term perspectives. The return on investment is expected to be quite good, and it is possible that the ICO will generate profit for those supporters who put their money into it.
Rated on Aug 18, 2018
Modified on May 7, 2019
Good solid team, far-reaching vision which can be adopted by more countries, a very sensible and tested product already operational on the OSA hybrid platform - all components are ensuring success of the same project on the blockchain. Hardcap should be reached by efficient marketing.
Rated on Jun 12, 2018
SOA's solutions are breakthrough in this area of the market, which can seriously affect the current situation in the market. And will allow the owner to make substantial profits
Rated on Jun 4, 2018
Very big team with all experience needed, I will update my team score once ICObench KYC is done. Company ia already working with big brands which proofs they can reach the goals they set for themselves. MVP ready and nice and clear vision.
Rated on Jun 18, 2018
Very good and big team! They also have MVP which is always good for an ICO.
I think the hard cap could be a bit lower though, but in overall, I like the project.
It's very good also that as I see, KYC is working successfully.
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TeamApply as an advisor
Strategy and Vision Lead
COO (Chief Operations Officer)
Co-founder, Business Development Lead
Co-founder, Business Development Lead
Retail Business Development Lead
Co-founder, Strategy & Marketing Lead
Game Theory and Data Science Advisory Board Lead
Blockchain and Token Economy Lead
Product Creation Lead
Product Creation Lead
Value Creation Lead
Marketing & Strategy Value Creator
Team Coordinator and Scrum Master
Data Science Lead
IT Development Lead
Data Science Value Creator
Advisor on blockchain for EU Parliament and the UN
Vice President of Walmart, 50 years at Walmart, Retail Industry Advisor
Chief Security Officer at eBay Security Programs Lead at Apple Cyber Security Advisor
US Business Development Advisor
Data Science Advisor
AI and Machine Learning Advisor
Ioana Alexandra Frincu
Blockchain and Token Design Advisor
Token Sales and Blockchain Advisor
Chief Security Officer
Business Development Advisor
Product сoncept developed
Product concept test (MVP)
Beta version introduced
Data integration and test started
New machine learning protocol tested
Product updated, OSA technical architecture introduced
Internal proof of сoncept approved
Machine learning models updated
External proof of concept (POC) tested
POC finished: 5.4% sales growth for our partnering companies
Image recognition proof of concept introduced
Image recognition proof of concept tested
Machine learning models upgraded
New UI/UX solution introduced
New big data architecture development begins
Decision to implement blockchain and tokenize the platform
Integration with transaction data operators
Master data catalogue tested
Image recognition model developed for 300 products (in partnership with Neuromation)
New big data architecture introduced
Master data catalogue tests
Machine learning model enhancement
Blockchain & smart contracts development (stage 1)
Image recognition model development for 1000 products
Master data catalogue development
OSA mobile app development
Consumer app development and blockchain development (stage 2: entire supply chain implementation)
Develop the platform for the entire supply chain IT, ML, and IoT functionalities
Image recognition model development and functionality enhancement
Machine learning model enhancement
Product rating system development
AR functionality development
Blockchain development (stage 3: decentralization)
AR & ML functionality augmentation
OSA Hybrid Platform upgrade
OSA Decentralized platform development and implementation
Product traceability development
New functionalities for machine learning processes (automated promos, assortment, pricing, recommendations)
Product сoncept developed.
Product concept test (MVP).
Beta version introduced.
New machine learning protocol tested.
Product updated, OSA technical architecture introduced.
Internal proof of сoncept approved.
Machine learning models updated.
External proof of concept (POC) tested.
POC finished: 5.4% sales growth for our partnering companies.
Image recognition proof of concept introduced.
Image recognition proof of concept tested.
Machine learning models upgraded.
New UI/UX solution introduced.
New big data architecture development begins.
Decision to implement blockchain and tokenize the platform.
Integration with transaction data operators.
Master data catalogue tested.
Image recognition model developed for 300 products (in partnership with Neuromation).
New big data architecture introduced;
Master data catalogue tests.
Machine learning model enhancement.
Blockchain & smart contracts development (stage 1);
Image recognition model development for 1000 products;
Master data catalogue development.
OSA mobile app development;
Consumer app development and blockchain development (stage 2: entire supply chain implementation).
Develop the platform for the entire supply chain IT, ML, and IoT functionalities.
Image recognition model development and functionality enhancement;
Machine learning model enhancement;
Product rating system development;
AR functionality development;
Blockchain development (stage 3: decentralization).
AR & ML functionality augmentation.
OSA Hybrid Platform upgrade.
OSA Decentralized platform development and implementation.
Product traceability development;
New functionalities for machine learning processes (automated promos, assortment, pricing, recommendations).