Captana GmbH


Captana GmbH

Bundesstraße 16
77955 Ettenheim

Phone: +49 7822 861996-0


Number of Employees: 11-50

Captana is a retail tech company in the field of Artificial Intelligence (AI), Machine Learning, Computer Vision and IoT, supporting retailers in over 60 countries. 

Captana’s AI-based Sensor Fusion Cloud Platform creates a direct link between the shelf and the cloud and provides detailed information about product availability in real-time. State-of-the-art wireless IoT devices and sensors in combination with ESLs from SES-imagotag enable the capture of a wide range of relevant shelf data. 

This data, analyzed in seconds, is available immediately as structured information for further processing and enables store management and employees to avoid shelf shortages. Processes optimized by Captana lead to a significant reduction in the workload of employees in their day-to-day business.

Moreover, it can serve to reduce inventory, shortages, and food waste and to optimize product availability on the shelf, data quality and customer satisfaction.

As a subsidiary of the global SES-imagotag Technology Group, Captana GmbH is one of the world market leaders in digital price tags. Captana's roots are in the Black Forest, with a lot of love for the Baden way of life and an international focus.


News by Captana GmbH

Thumbnail-Photo: Out of Stock in Retail and innovative solutions to avoid them...
07.11.2023   #brick and mortar retail #customer satisfaction

Out of Stock in Retail and innovative solutions to avoid them

Due to various events, the availability of goods in retail will be increasingly restricted from 2022, with the result that customers cannot find in food retail the products they wish to buy, because those products are sold out, are temporarily ...

Thumbnail-Photo: World market leader through takeover
14.02.2023   #retail #digitization

World market leader through takeover

Captana finalizes an agreement for the acquisition of

The SES-imagotag subsidiary, specialized in artificial intelligence, has entered into an agreement to acquire a majority stake in the company ...

Thumbnail-Photo: Save costs with modern technologies
02.01.2023   #retail #Tech in Retail

Save costs with modern technologies

Turning physical stores into digital assets – 30,000 retail stores worldwide already rely on digital IoT solutions

Retail is at the heart of our lives and societies, as it represents more than 20% of global GDP and 15% of jobs. With consumers changing their shopping habits, stores must now reinvent themselves and leverage new technologies to stay relevant in ...