Tata Consultancy Services (TCS) announced its new IT deal with Kingfisher Plc, a leading home improvement company in the UK and Europe.
TCS, which has been a technology partner to Kingfisher since 2012, will provide consolidated application management and infrastructure support services, to accelerate the retailer’s transformation to be a digital-first organization.
TCS will use its Machine First Delivery Model (MFDMTM), powered by its closed-loop, autonomous enterprise software – ignio.
Andy Wolfe, group CIO of Kingfisher plc, said: “We look forward to continuing our strategic partnership with TCS and accelerating our aspiration of becoming a digital-first retailer by leveraging their deep contextual knowledge of our business, retail industry experience and their expertise in the next-generation technologies.”
“With the combinatorial power of our Business 4.0 framework and deep contextual knowledge, we will help Kingfisher innovate faster, deliver superior customer experience, and drive the growth,” said Shekar Krishnan, head, Retail – UK, TCS.