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Chainalytics Announces Partnership with Oco, Inc

Chainalytics LLC, a supply chain consulting firm focused on enabling fact-based supply chain decisions, announced today a partnership with Oco, Inc, a leading Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) provider of business analytics solutions, to provide supply chain performance, customer analysis and product profitability analytics.

Chainalytics will utilize Oco’s solutions to help clients analyze customer performance and better manage their product portfolios. Oco’s solution will incorporate data from across the extended supply chain. The combination of Oco’s insightful analytics and Chainalytics’ deep supply chain expertise will provide a comprehensive cost-to-serve solution that identifies unprofitable products and customers, provide visibility to the root causes of variances, and ultimately increase profitability.

“In today’s economic environment, companies can’t afford to have unprofitable customers,” said Tim Brown, Principal, Supply Chain Strategy, Chainalytics. “Oco’s interactive scorecards, what-if dashboards, and drillable reports will help our clients identify opportunities to improve profitability and overall performance. Chainalytics’ supply chain strategy services have always helped our clients mitigate risks, optimize assets, reduce costs, and incorporate sustainability. Now, clients can utilize our services to not only define, but also enable ongoing processes that support profitable growth.”

“Chainalytics’ powerful combination of supply chain expertise and resilient methodologies helps their clients make realistic supply chain decisions based strictly on the facts,” said Bill Copacino, President and CEO, Oco Inc. “Using Oco’s business intelligence, Chainalytics’ clients can achieve a much deeper understanding of their customers and their extended supply chain performance in a matter of weeks, instead of many months. Our joint solution will allow clients to take actions to create optimal supply chain networks and customer strategies that improve profitability.”

To learn more, please join Bill Copacino, President and CEO, Oco, Inc. at the FMI-GMA Supply Chain Conference in Phoenix, AZ on February 1st. Bill will speak on the latest trends on business intelligence at the session titled, “Business Intelligence: What’s Next.”

About Chainalytics

Chainalytics is a professional services firm that enhances competitive advantage and shareholder value through optimized supply chain strategies. Chainalytics' fact-based decision making approach improves and innovates our clients' strategies and tactics with particular emphasis on supply chain design, transportation strategies, inventory strategies, and product and customer portfolio planning. Offered as both project-based and managed services, this approach is achieved via a unique combination of domain expertise, resilient methodologies, and exclusive research and content - all supported by the world's most advanced decision sciences tools and techniques. Chainalytics targets enterprises with a high degree of complexity created by their unique combinations of scale, change and geography. With offices in North America and Asia, Chainalytics serves companies globally in a borderless fashion. Learn more at www.chainalytics.com.

About Oco, Inc.

Oco is a leading provider of Software-as-a-Service (SaaS)-based business analytics solutions. The company provides complete BI solutions to customers such as Casual Male, Dunkin' Brands, Fidelity Investments, Office Depot and Welch's. Oco's unique business-centric approach to BI helps companies solve targeted business issues, achieve ROI within 90 days and triple their return on investment. Leveraging best-practice analytics, pre-built data models, and patented technology, Oco's SaaS-based solutions are delivered in a fraction of the time, at a fraction of the cost of traditional solutions, with fewer IT resource requirements than traditional approaches. In addition to its own product portfolio, Oco also offers an on-demand BI solution through its partnership with SAP BusinessObjects. Oco was founded in 1999 and its headquarters are in Waltham, Mass. Learn more at www.oco-inc.com.

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