York software rolled out to all M&S in-store bakeries

A York-based software developer has cooked up a coup with the news that Marks & Spencer is to use its innovative system for predicting sales in all of its 534 in-store bakeries in the UK.

RedBlack Software’s Cybake Instore sales-based predictive ordering solution cuts waste and increases revenue by telling bakery staff the best combination of products to bake at the right times of the day. The Press reported last year that the system was being trialled in a selection of M&S stores.

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Andrew Hitchon, The Press, 27/6/16