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It’s time to upgrade your supply chain. How? With a real-time end-to-end platform that unifies procurement, logistics, manufacturing, and inventory operations. Elementum’s Product Graph™—a digital mapping of the $25T global product economy—gives you unprecedented visibility and control over your supply chain. Draw on a single source of truth to make smarter decisions, anticipate disruptions, and quickly rally your teams to take corrective action, converting volatility into opportunity.
Aera is the cognitive technology that enables the Self-Driving Enterprise. Using proprietary data crawling, industry models, machine learning and artificial intelligence, Aera is revolutionizing how people relate to data, and how organizations function. Aera serves the Global 1000 from 8 offices, and is headquartered in Mountain View, California.
Founded in 2000, E2open provides the largest and most comprehensive Supply Chain Operating Network, including a broad suite of collaborative supply chain solutions. Leading global enterprises rely on E2open to provide greater end-to-end visibility, more accurate data and insights, and real-time business process orchestration across complex, multi-tier trading partner networks.
Offering the industry’s only concurrent planning solution, Kinaxis is helping organizations around the world revolutionize their supply chain planning. Kinaxis RapidResponse, our cloud-based supply chain management software, connects your data, processes and people into a single harmonious environment. With a consolidated view of the entire supply chain, you can plan expected performance, monitor progress and respond to disconnects when reality hits. RapidResponse lets you know sooner and act faster, leading to reduced decision latency, and improved operational and financial performance. We can prove it. From implementation to expansion, we’re here to help our customers with every step of their supply chain journey.
Amber Road’s (NYSE: AMBR) mission is to dramatically transform the way companies conduct global trade. As a leading provider of cloud-based global trade management (GTM) software, trade content and training, we help companies all over the world create value through their global supply chain by improving margins, achieving greater agility and lowering risk. We do this by creating a digital model of the global supply chain that enables collaboration between buyers, sellers and logistics companies. We replace manual and outdated processes with comprehensive automation for global trade activities, including sourcing, supplier management, production tracking, transportation management, supply chain visibility, import and export compliance, and duty management. We provide rich data analytics to uncover areas for optimization and deliver a platform that is responsive and flexible to adapt to the ever-changing nature of global trade.
CGN Global transforms organizations worldwide to improve performance, profitability and global competitiveness. We use our niche experience and broad knowledge to become a part of our clients’ teams — supplying strategy, expertise and resources to implement breakthrough solutions. Whether it’s optimizing your supply chain, streamlining your internal processes, making your operations more efficient or improving the quality of your products and services — the result is a breakthrough that transforms your business and differentiates you from your competition. CGN Global provides Fortune 1000 firms with transformation, advisory and consulting services across multiple industry sectors: Manufacturing, Construction & Heavy Equipment, Consumer Goods, Retail, Automotive, Insurance, and Financial services.
ICIX helps the retail and consumer goods industries’ leading companies collaborate across trading partner networks to achieve Active Transparency. ICIX solutions enable companies to safeguard consumers, protect their brand, and build trust – all while improving margins. Its applications and the ICIX retail cloud network are built on the Salesforce Customer Success Platform, and bring unparalleled visibility and efficiency to the extended supply chain for product safety, compliance and corporate social responsibility. Over 20,000 businesses are active members of the ICIX network, including leading retailers, manufacturers, their trading partners and over 50 testing, inspection and certification companies.
Nulogy powers the Perfect Order Network™, a unified platform that connects brands and suppliers to provide customized product experiences for consumers around the world. Nulogy’s cloud-based solutions power order execution, interconnectivity, and data intelligence needed to orchestrate the last-mile product customization process. The platform drives out waste on a global scale, helping to build profitable and sustainable supply chains. Nulogy is recognized by industry leaders for being an essential growth enabler, helping to automate processes, improve responsiveness, and increase competitiveness for its customers. The company’s cloud-based solutions reduce costs, enhance customer service, improve compliance and quality, and raise revenues in the supply chains of major brands around the world. Every day, millions of dollars of consumer products are processed by Nulogy’s Perfect Order Network™ across a broad range of market segments including food, beverage, consumer goods, life sciences, high-tech and hard goods.
River Logic has been a global innovator in prescriptive analytics (optimization) since 2000. Rather than relying on sub-optimal rules-based approaches or resource-intensive optimization programming languages, River Logic has developed a single platform that brings optimization to the business user. It leverages embedded expert knowledge to enable cross-industry, enterprise-wide deployment of prescriptive analytics models and associated collaborative planning processes without the need for coding. The platform leverages Microsoft Azure, embeds Power BI and SQL Server to provide a first class, cloud-based user experience. River Logic goes to market primarily through partner organizations such as PwC, Barkawi, Deloitte and Spinnaker, helping them develop high value applications that monetize their IP. Typical client value-add ranges from 10% cost reduction to 2-5% of sales in additional profit.
10-4 Systems harnesses the power of Big Data for intelligent supply chain visibility. For us, it’s not just shipment tracking, it’s total supply chain visibility that positively impacts your bottom line. We help Fortune and Global 500 Supply Chain Executives understand, embrace, and benefit from a comprehensive supply chain technology experience. We focus on the security of your data, SKU-level detail, temperature tracking, final mile, custom dashboards, real-time geo-fencing, and predictive analytics. It’s not just the who and the where – but the when, why, and how your shipments are moving across the globe. www.10-4.com
AFMS specializes in benchmarking, negotiating and auditing small package, air freight, ocean carrier, and LTL contracts. We offer a “no cost” evaluation of your carrier contracts to identify savings opportunities. Our clients include shippers like GE, Honda, Sony, Disney, Johnson and Johnson, Toyota, Nestle, Hershey, and others. Our price benchmarking services and staff are very detailed and accurate. We can point out savings opportunities that even the most sophisticated logistics professionals often overlook. Our employees consist of former carrier executives, each coming to AFMS with 10-30 years’ experience working for major carriers such as UPS, FedEx, DHL, USPS, TNT Global, Panalpina, UTI, Hyundai, US Lines, Old Dominion, Roadway, and more. They were senior V.P.’s and pricing directors and in many cases in charge of contracts and pricing decisions for the carriers before they left or retired and joined the AFMS team. AFMS has been in business for over 24 years.
Using real-time fuel price data, Breakthrough Fuel creates and delivers effective fuel management strategies for the world’s largest shippers that reduce the cost, consumption, and emissions associated with their transportation networks. Supporting 5 billion miles of transportation and approximately 700 million gallons of fuel annually, our solution removes fuel-related risk premiums from freight rates, ensuring fuel reimbursement is fair and equitable for both the shipper and carrier. The real-time data and actionable insights made possible through our solutions create transparency, establish fairness, and remove distortion in supply chains. Companies who manage energy with the Breakthrough Fuel methodology are on the leading edge of visibility and take advantage of innovative technologies and energy expertise.
CargoBarn is a Freight Broker and Intermodal Marketing Company (IMC) founded in 2007 upon discovering an opportunity to deliver excellent transportation services in an industry that was short on integrity and innovation. Fast forward to 2012 and CargoBarn was ranked by Inc. Magazine as the 2nd fastest growing Logistics and Transportation Company in the country. Since the beginning, CargoBarn’s success has been built on remarkably talented employees and best in class software.
Charter Brokerage is a leading global trade services customs broker company providing complete customs, import, export, drawback and related services.
Charter is the premier duty drawback services company in the United States, with more claims filed than any other drawback professional. No firm or licensed customs broker matches our experience with the complex rules that govern the payment of duty drawback. Our drawback specialists recover more duties, taxes and fees for our clients than any other firm. Charter Brokerage works with legislature to shape the laws of duty drawback; we make sure our clients receive the complete tax recovery they legally deserve.
CorpU is the strategy activation company. We believe that great technology coupled with best practices can unlock the collective genius of teams to accelerate the speed of business. Over four million professionals worldwide rely on our platform to solve complex challenges and execute strategy informed by structured dialogue and deep analytics.
With access to more than two-thirds of the U.S. population in addition to service in Eastern Canada and Mexico, CSX Transportation (CSXT) Intermodal works to understand the unique supply chain needs of your business, facilitating seamless intermodal integration with scalable capacity and sustainable savings. CSXT is one of the nation’s largest intermodal transportation providers offering connectivity to more of your customers through the most intermodal lanes in the eastern U.S., service offerings at more than 50 eastern U.S. intermodal terminals, and access to all major ports and the major Class 1 western carriers. The CSXT advantage is the combination of operational power and industry insight tailored to meet the needs of your business.
We’re the leading contract logistics provider in the Americas thanks to the hard work of 58,000 associates at more than 500 sites throughout the U.S., Canada, and Latin America. Our supply chain design, consulting, warehousing, fulfillment, and transportation services help companies be more productive, more efficient and more competitive. In all cases, our customer is at the center of everything we do — from initial situation analysis to the continuous improvement programs that help deliver better results every day. DHL Supply Chain is part of the SUPPLY CHAIN division of Deutsche Post DHL, the world’s leading logistics group, with more than 285,000 employees in more than 220 countries and territories around the world and 2013 annual revenues of more than 57 billion euros. Deutsche Post DHL is the parent company of DHL, the global leader in international express, overland transport, and air freight. Being part of the global DHL Supply Chain and sister company to DHL Express allows us to add more value to our customers’ supply chain management solutions in the Americas and around the world.
FedEx Supply Chain, formerly GENCO, a subsidiary of FedEx Corp. (NYSE: FDX), with its more than 11,000 team members, 130 operations and 35 million square feet of warehouse space, is a leader in the third-party logistics industry offering a diverse service portfolio that enables commerce for businesses. With a proven track record of innovation and operational excellence, FedEx Supply Chain takes a consultative approach to optimize logistics processes, implement innovative technology and drive continuous improvement. By leveraging best practices and the world-renowned FedEx networks, FedEx Supply Chain delivers solutions that provide flexibility, enable scalability and improve cost-effectiveness for customers.
FourKites is the real-time supply chain visibility and predictive analytics platform that Fortune 500 companies and 3PLs trust to track shipment location and temperature and proactively manage exceptions. Using a proprietary predictive algorithm to calculate shipment arrival times, FourKites enables customers to lower their operating costs, improve on-time performance, and strengthen their end-customer relationships.
With a network of more than four million GPS/ELD devices, FourKites covers all modes, including ocean, rail, parcel, and over-the-road. The platform is optimized for mobile and equipped with market-leading end-to-end security. To learn more, visit www.fourkites.com
GAINSystems combines an innovative approach and comprehensive supply chain optimization solutions to think of everything — delivering amazing results with very little risk. Our holistic approach considers comprehensive error and variability across supply, demand and operations producing inventory optimization that dynamically addresses every SKU by location across the enterprise.
Green Mountain Technology (GMT) partners with the world’s largest parcel shippers to plan, execute and monitor high volume parcel networks. Our Parcel Spend Management (PSM) solution simplifies network complexity, drives increased profitability, and enhances the customer’s shipping experience through a suite of tech-enabled services. It starts with our best in class parcel audit and invoice automation, then leverages that data for advanced analytics, optimization, and ongoing network improvement and contract management projects. GMT’s highly engaged, strategic delivery model, unique network modeling and re-rating technology, and Fortune 500 customer base, uniquely positions GMT to deliver unparalleled value. Our customers represent more than $4 billion in parcel spend and consistently experience a 5-10X return, net of our fees. Our outcomes are proven by numerous customer honors including QVC’s Supply Chain Partner of the Year and Office Depot’s Partnership Award. Learn more at www.greenmountaintechnology.com
GT Nexus, an Infor company, operates the world’s largest cloud-based business network for supply chain planning and execution. More than $100 billion in trade flows through the GT Nexus network annually. Over 25,000 businesses across industry verticals share GT Nexus as their standard, multi-enterprise collaboration platform. Customers include adidas, Caterpillar, Coach, DHL, Electrolux, HP, Levi Strauss & Co., Kohl’s, Nestlé, Patagonia, Pfizer and Weyerhaeuser. All GT Nexus network participants operate against a core, real-time and always on set of information across multiple supply chain functions, allowing them to optimize the flow of goods, funds and trade information, from the point of order through final payment.
Intrigo Systems, Inc. is a premier SAP partner and a leading provider of Advisory, Implementation, and Managed Services. Intrigo has partnered and co-innovated with SAP in the design of the SAP Advanced Planning and Optimization component, SAP Integrated Business Planning, and the SAP Ariba® Supply Chain Collaboration for Buyers solution. Intrigo has a hands-on leadership team who collectively have over 120 successful SAP software implementations to their credit. These include: SAP Integrated Business Planning, SAP Advanced Planning and Optimization, SAP Ariba Supply Chain Collaboration for Buyers, SAP ERP (including SAP S/4HANA® and SAP Hybris® solutions) and analytics for industries as varied as High-tech, Fashion, Consumer Products, Manufacturing, Chemicals, Pharma, and Automotive. Our clients include Broadcom, NVIDIA, Dolby, Nike, Clorox, Albemarle, and ASR among others. Visit www.intrigosys.com
LLamasoft enables organizations around the world to model and optimize their supply chain operations for major improvements in cost, service, sustainability and risk mitigation. Our team of industry-leading supply chain experts and consultants are driven to make supply chain optimization easier, better and faster, so you can make the world a better place. We continue to innovate with an aggressive development roadmap including new solutions for supply chain visibility, planning, and predictive analytics.
With more than 1,250 customers worldwide, Logility has been a leading provider of collaborative supply chain optimization and advanced retail planning solutions for over 20 years. Logility Voyager Solutions™ help companies of all sizes realize substantial bottom-line results in record time in areas including: demand, inventory and replenishment planning; Integrated Business Planning (IBP); advanced analytics; Sales & Operations Planning (S&OP); supply and inventory optimization; manufacturing planning and scheduling; and merchandise planning, assortment and allocation.
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ORTEC is the world’s largest provider of supply chain planning and execution optimization and analytics software solutions. ORTEC solutions help Fortune 500 companies such as Walmart, Coca-Cola and Procter & Gamble realize quantifiable savings and drive efficiencies through optimal network design, fleet routing & dispatch, (parcels, pallet and truck load building), workforce scheduling, real-time e-commerce order slotting and delivery routing. ORTEC provides both “on premise” and cloud platform solutions as well as and SAP add-on optimization solutions. ORTEC has over 2,000 customers worldwide, 900+ employees and 19 offices globally.
Penske Truck Leasing Co., L.P., headquartered in Reading, Pennsylvania, is a partnership of Penske Corporation, Penske Automotive Group, GE Capital Holdings and Mitsui & Co., Ltd. A leading global transportation services provider, Penske operates more than 240,000 vehicles and serves customers from more than 1,000 locations in North America, South America, Europe, Australia and Asia. Product lines include full-service truck leasing, contract maintenance, commercial and consumer truck rentals, used truck sales, transportation and warehousing management and supply chain management solutions.
The world’s leading brands use PINC’s advanced yard management, supply chain execution, and real-time asset tracking solutions. The company’s pervasive sensor network provides actionable insights that optimize supply chain execution from dock-door to dock-door. As the pioneer of cloud-based real-time location systems, powered by the Internet of Things (IoT), PINC’s innovative solutions allow its customers to improve service, enable collaboration, optimize inventory, increase velocity, and improve asset utilization.
Learn more about PINC at www.pinc.com.
riskmethods provides comprehensive supply chain risk management software to identify risks along global supply chains, assess risk impact and implement appropriate action plans. Potential risks are detected at an early stage, assuring delivery, maintaining compliance and protecting the corporate image. The SaaS solution, which was developed in Germany, has become the leading standard for supply chain risk management. We provide a modern, intuitive interface with innovative risk intelligence, delivered to you in near real-time, all activated in 24 hours.
Savi uses live streaming facts and analytics about the location, condition, and security of in-transit goods to equip shippers, carriers, 3PLs, and governments with actionable insights to optimize supply chains, reducing costs and inventory. Savi supports complex supply chain networks for large CPG, Pharma, the DoD and over a dozen government agencies around the globe.
TBM specializes in operations and supply chain consulting for manufacturers and distributors. We push the pedal down in your operations to make you more agile and help you accelerate business performance 3-5x faster than your peers. We drive supply chain improvements that help to achieve the lowest possible cost-to-serve by enhancing the balance between service levels, working capital and cost and we use technology to drive better, faster decision making—dramatically improving cash flow and profits. We optimize key areas of your supply chain to address crucial business needs including: inventory optimization, integrated business planning and scheduling (S&OP), supplier management, network / warehouse operations and supply chain talent development. Learn more at www.tbmcg.com or call 800.438.5535.
Telogis, A Verizon Company, invites you to learn more about how we can connect the vehicles, people and the work that’s being done outside the four walls of your business. Once connected, the Telogis Mobile Resource Management (MRM) software platform optimizes and automates your business to drive safety, productivity and efficiency. Telogis also builds its technologies into vehicles and equipment from leading manufacturers including Ford, GM, Hino, Isuzu, Mack, Volvo, Fuso, Nissan, John Deere and Manitowoc Cranes, eliminating the need for hardware installations.
ToolsGroup is the world’s most experienced provider of demand analytics, inventory optimization and supply chain planning software. Our solutions have been recognized by analyst firms such as Gartner and Nucleus research for our ability to support highly intelligent decision-making, combined with ease-of-use that results in dramatically improved planning productivity. ToolsGroup has been successfully deployed at more than 300 customers worldwide in more than 44 countries and we have one of the highest customer retention rates in our industry. Our experience includes manufacturers, wholesale distributors and retailers in a wide range of demand and inventory-driven industries.
Transfix is disrupting traditional freight brokers with a technology-first approach which brings transparency, automation and efficiency to an industry that has traditionally lacked all three.
From logistics management tools for Shippers, mobile apps for drivers and Fleet Management Systems for small carriers and owner-operators to logistics management tools for Shippers, we build tools for all stakeholders within the truckload shipping ecosystem. We simplify the user experience, increase efficiency and reduce costs.
Transfix employs a best-in-class mix of professionals with backgrounds in technology startups, freight brokerages and supply chain operations. We are supported by a leading group of investors including Canvas Ventures, Bowery Capital, Founder Collective and Lerer Hippeau Ventures who are helping us reinvent the future of truckload shipping.
Elemica is the leading Supply Chain Operating Network for the process industries. We drive bottom-line results by promoting reduced cost of operations, faster process execution, automation of key business processes, removal of transactional barriers, and seamless information flow between trading partners. Elemica transforms supply chains by replacing manual and complex approaches with efficient and reliable ones.
Adexa offers the most comprehensive planning solutions in the industry combining S&OP with S&OE (Sales and Operations Execution) at lowest cost of ownership. S&OE ensures that plans are highly accurate for execution rather than just high level plans of most S&OP vendors. Our solutions organically integrate S&OP, Supply Chain Planning, Demand Planning, Factory Planning & Sequencing, ATP/CTP, Network Optimization, and Multi Echelon Inventory Optimization (MEIO) all in Adexa’s unique architecture of unified data model. Thus, financial and operation plans are formed and then transformed into execution plans. All Adexa customers, mostly Fortune 2000 in almost every industry, produce plans that are very close to perfection. Adexa’s Attribute Based architecture is designed to handle attributes throughout the entire supply chain, not just for the finished goods. It is also the main reason for the low cost of ownership. Adexa SCP 5G™ offers solutions that embed Machine Learning algorithms to make the system self-repairing and self-improving.
Chetu provides a wide range of development services and software solutions tailored specifically for the supply chain and logistics sector. Chetu creates and works to integrate solutions that are designed to optimize both business processes and operations. Our SCM software increases the efficiency of your working capital and accelerates planning cycles. Our solutions have been the catalyst for advances in manufacturing, inventory and warehouse management, order fulfillment, plus logistics optimization. Chetu’s award-winning global expertise is evidence of its successful production of supply chain visibility solutions. For more information, please visit: https://www.chetu.com/supply-chain-management.php
Esker is a global leader in cloud-based document process automation software. Esker’s solutions are compatible with all geographic, regulatory and technology environments, helping over 11,000 companies around the world improve efficiency, visibility, and cost-savings associated with the processing and exchange of information.
Founded in 1985, Esker operates in North America, Latin America, Europe and Asia Pacific with global headquarters in Lyon, France and U.S. headquarters in Madison, Wisconsin. Last year, Esker generated 66 million euros in total sales revenue.
Locus Robotics transforms your productivity without transforming your warehouse. Locus’s innovative, autonomous mobile robots work collaboratively alongside workers to improve warehouse fulfillment 2x-5x faster, with near-100% accuracy, and less labor compared to traditional picking systems. Our proven, powerful robotic technology integrates easily into existing warehouse infrastructure and workflows without the need for costly reconfiguration and disruption of your operations. You’ll simply pick faster!
At SAI Global, we make Intelligent Risk possible by helping organizations proactively manage risk to achieve business excellence, growth, sustainability and ultimately, create trust. Our integrated risk management solutions are a combination of world-class tech platforms, services and technical capabilities that operate across the entire lifecycle allowing businesses to focus on opportunities presented by uncertainty. Together, these tools and knowledge enable customers to develop a holistic, integrated view of risk. SAI Global Limited’s head office is located in Sydney, Australia. SAI Global Limited came into being in 2002 and in 2016, was acquired by Baring Private Equity Asia. SAI Global employs more than 2,000 people across 29 countries and 51 locations across Europe, the Middle East, Africa, the Americas, Asia and the Pacific.
Haven builds technology that streamlines global trade. Our best-in-class transportation management system, Haven TMS, empowers shippers to modernize their logistics organizations through automated processes, coordinated workflows and improved visibility. Haven TMS replaces time-consuming and insecure workflows (such as emailing spreadsheets) with an intelligent and collaborative booking platform where each stakeholder has access to the docs they need and is notified of the tasks they must complete. Haven TMS also eliminates the barrage of emails and phone calls involved in getting to a simple booking confirmation, and reduces risk for the organization by providing a clear audit trail of all activities and changes. With Haven TMS, shippers get the enhanced visibility tools and actionable analytics they need to transform their supply chains and prosper in a competitive global ecosystem.