Technology, Operations, & Systems Consulting
Founded as a way to provide students with real world consulting experience, Purdue Solutions harnesses the value of an engineering education in order to provide services in the areas of technology, operations, and systems. In a year since our founding, our students have worked with local and national organizations to provide solutions to real problems our clients face.
Fall 2018 Projects
Our FroyoXpress team partnered with a campus start-up to focus on technology and supply chain issues in early development. The project team helped to redesign logistic processes and to determine the future technology needs of the FroyoXpress product.
This team partnered with The Wealth Pool, a fintech startup founded by a Purdue alumnus. The focus of this project has been in both marketing and development, helping The Wealth Pool to establish themselves on Purdue’s campus as the product continues to mature.
This team partnered with Grey Strategy Group to assist with developing their project AIWIB or Artificial Intelligence for Women in Business. The focus of this project was in web development and longer term tech strategy for this new project.
Spring 2018 Projects
As a part of Ivy Tech's administration re-development, the project team came up with a new financial allocation method to divide up to $130m state funding to Ivy Tech
The team working with EHOB came up with a plan to optimize the flow of products and save time used in packaging by changing the facility layout, introducing a new packaging machine and optimizing the packaging process.
The team worked with Dr. Yuehwern Yih (Professor, IE) to develop prototype crib designs which are being simulated to determine visibility and congestion levels with each layout. This will ultimately lead to a redesign of a district hospital in Malawi.
Fall 2017 Projects
Purdue Solutions partnered with find8 digital marketing, an innovative Lafayette company. We provided help with their data analytics reporting process.
Purdue Solutions is helping a team at Jeco Plastics optimize several processes in their manufacturing facility.
A team of Associates worked with Stanley Steemer where they performed market research to provide the client with solutions to expand marketing efforts.
Purdue Solutions partnered with BBCS, a payroll services company based in Lafayette, IN. A team of Associates helped map and improve their employee on-boarding process.
Spring 2017 Projects
Purdue Solutions partnered with AJ's as our first local client. A team of Associates provided help with their recruitment and staffing process as they opened a new restaurant in Lafayette, Indiana.
Our founding members worked with CNH Industrial, a leader in capital goods, to determine key performance indicators for their distribution plant in Wisconsin. The team bench marked their processes while analyzing industry standards to propose KPIs.
A team of Associates completed a process improvement project at a health organization in Indianapolis, IN. The team completed time studies and data analysis to provide recommendations to the client to better manage their patient flow.