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Elementum makes supply chain simple. By bringing together the latest in big data, cloud and mobile technologies, the company delivers accurate and real-time supply chain information, optimized for today’s mobile workforce. Elementum is building the world’s first multi-enterprise product graph, eliminating millions of dollars in license and service costs that OEMs must spend to integrate all of the supply chain partners.
Enterra Solutions has combined artificial intelligence and advanced mathematics to pioneer the Enterprise Cognitive System, an entirely new kind of enterprise software solution. By reasoning the way people do, it automates a higher level of problem-solving and decision-making—promising to transform the way business works. It’s revolution, not evolution. Enterra’s Aila platform creates a persistent “cognitive presence” within an organization’s enterprise system. It’s available 24/7 to answer queries and generate insights instantly—even complex ones beyond the grasp of advanced analytics. Aila alerts you to hidden problems, risks and opportunities. It can even act on its own—autonomically—to tackle them. [And interacting with Aila is as easy as communicating with a colleague.] With Aila, Enterra Solutions has introduced a new platform that market-leading companies will discover new uses for every day. It will help them streamline operations, grow business—and transform into true digital enterprises.
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. For more information, visit e2open.com.
Thousands of users worldwide rely on the FusionOps supply chain intelligence cloud as the trusted source for getting actionable knowledge about their supply chain. FusionOps provides what no other vendor on the planet can: an advanced cloud platform, embedded data science that puts advanced analytics in the hands of business users, and pre-built supply chain models specific to the supply chain that accelerate time to value.
Kinaxis delivers cloud-based S&OP and supply chain applications for discrete manufacturers and brand owners with complex supply chain networks and volatile business environments. RapidResponse’s configurable applications encompass a full spectrum of supply chain related business processes. As a result, Kinaxis customers have replaced disparate planning and performance management tools and are realizing significant operations performance breakthroughs in planning cycles, supply chain response times and decision accuracy. From a single product, customers are able to easily model varying supply chain conditions to make both long-term and real-time demand and supply balancing decisions quickly, collaboratively, and in line with the shared business objectives of multiple stakeholders.
NeoGrid provides B2B supply chain management solutions that are rapid to implement, easy-to-use and complementary to existing systems, making supply chains more intelligent and flexible to continuously improve the flow of goods. Our SaaS model, integrated in a single, cloud-based platform, enables true collaboration among suppliers, manufacturers, distributors and retailers, to synchronize every link of the supply chain and align supply with real demand. All solutions can also be delivered in a modular format, designed to grow with the individual needs of our clients and include Demand Planning and Replenishment, EPOS Visibility, DRP, VMI, CPFR, TPM and S&OP, among others. In addition, our integration capabilities allow us to connect to ERPs, other solutions and to external organizations and business partners. With over 700 people working at NeoGrid, our global coverage spans eight languages across five continents to support some of the largest retailers and brands worldwide. What has historically been a theoretical necessity to synchronize supply chains, is a NeoGrid reality.
River Logic offers a unique Expert Business Platform that helps companies best utilize resources in their Supply Chain Planning and S&OP processes. Built for the cloud on Microsoft Azure, River Logic offers unlimited what-if and trade-off analysis, powerful optimization and a time-to-value of less than 6 weeks. By enabling organizations to uncover hidden, profitable business insights, it enables business users to improve service levels, increase agility and identify additional profit equal to 2-5% of customer’s annual revenue.
Amber Road’s (NYSE: AMBR) mission is to improve the way companies manage their international supply chains and conduct global trade. As a leading provider of cloud based global trade management (GTM) solutions, we automate the global supply chain across sourcing, logistics, cross-border trade, and regulatory compliance activities to dramatically improve operating efficiencies and financial performance. This includes collaborating with suppliers on development, sourcing and quality assurance; executing import and export compliance checks and generating international shipping documentation; booking international carriers and tracking goods as they move around the world; and minimizing the associated duties through preferential trade agreements and foreign trade zones. Our solution combines enterprise-class software, trade content sourced from government agencies and transportation providers in 145 countries, and a global supply chain network connecting our customers with their trading partners, including suppliers, testing/auditing firms, freight forwarders, customs brokers and transportation carriers.
CGN Global is a Global Business Performance Consulting firm providing high velocity business transformation solutions to leading manufacturers in Aerospace & Defense, Agriculture, Automotive, Consumer Products, Electronics, Food & Beverage, Heavy Equipment, Industrial and Pharmaceutical industries. Companies today face the challenges of globalizing, managing volatile demand patterns, navigating extreme complexity and delivering both profitability and return on capital employed. Driving speed and agility throughout the organization, while managing the global talent pool is difficult yet very critical. CGN Global assists supply chain and procurement leaders in solving complex global problems and achieving rapid and sustainable improvements in their operations, profitability and marketplace competitiveness. CGN Global goes beyond the concept level and works closely with clients to develop effective strategies and implement innovative solutions. CGN is headquartered in Chicago, IL with regional operations in North America, Greater China, Greater India, Brazil and Europe.
Nulogy provides software and services that leverage cloud technology and network federation that allow brands and their suppliers to bring personalized products to consumers more quickly, safely, and intelligently.
For over the past decade, Nulogy has been solving problems that no one else could solve in the supply chain. We are engineers, designers, scientists, domain experts, and people-people. We’re passionately building and supporting state-of-the-art technology solutions that connect partners, manage operations, and reveal insights in ways that were never before possible. We wake up every day, excited to make real world change through our incredible software and client experiences.
As the market leader in enterprise application software, SAP is at the center of today’s business and technology revolution. Our innovations enable approximately 300,000 customers worldwide to work together more efficiently and use business insight more effectively. SAP Innovations empower manufacturers to manage information and processes simultaneously across the extended supply chain – and become a real-time, digital business. Leveraging the Internet of Things, Cloud, and Big Data and new, connected technologies we help manufacturers improve the way they design, plan, respond, make, ship, and operate their products and assets.
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.
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Cisco Systems, Inc. is the worldwide leader in networking for the Internet. Today, these networks are an essential part of business, education, government, and home communications. Cisco hardware, software, and service offerings are used to create the Internet solutions that make these networks possible, giving individuals, companies, and countries easy access to information anywhere, at any time. In addition, Cisco has pioneered the use of the Internet in its own business practice and offers consulting services based on its experience to help other organizations around the world. Cisco helps manufacturers streamline production processes, improve visibility, and reduce costs. We offer proven solutions, advanced services, and industry-leading partnerships. From collaboration solutions to factory floor networks, Cisco works with manufacturers worldwide to meet their business and operational objectives.
Cognizant is a leading provider of information technology, consulting, and business process outsourcing services, dedicated to helping the world’s leading companies build stronger businesses. Headquartered in Teaneck, N.J., Cognizant combines a passion for client satisfaction, technology innovation, deep industry and business process expertise, and a global, collaborative workforce that embodies the future of work. With over 100 development and delivery centers worldwide and approximately 219,300 employees as of September 30, 2015, Cognizant is a member of the NASDAQ-100, the S&P 500, the Forbes Global 2000, and the Fortune 500 and is ranked among the top performing and fastest growing companies in the world. Visit us online at www.cognizant.com or follow us on Twitter: Cognizant
CorpU is reinventing corporate learning. We help the most successful companies in the world share knowledge, solve problems and activate the strategies that drive growth. Our platform applies the science of learning in organizations to unlock the collective genius of teams.
We’re the leading contract logistics provider in the Americas thanks to the hard work of 47,000 associates at more than 500 sites throughout the U.S., Canada, and Latin America. How do we do it? By providing innovative, customized supply chain solutions and third-party logistics to some of the world’s best-known and most successful companies. 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. Exel 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 55 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.
GAINSystems is a leading provider of Inventory Optimization and Supply Chain Planning software solutions. Companies in 20+ industries use GAINS to achieve the profit-optimal balance of inventory investment, customer service level, and replenishment across complex, multi-echelon supply chains. Optimal inventory policies and replenishment plans drive a robust SI&OP capability. In-depth and dynamic capabilities in the Aerospace and Equipment Repair Chain have made GAINSystems dominant in this sector. Guaranteed ROI delivered via: Rapid, 12-week implementations, SAP/ERP-certified integration, and decades of extensive domain expertise are the hallmarks of GAINSystems.
GENCO, A FedEx Company is a leading supply chain solution provider specializing in Product Lifecycle Logistics® for technology, retail, consumer and industrial goods, and healthcare industries. Operating more than 38 million square feet throughout North America, GENCO provides a comprehensive range of integrated logistics services to enable growth, minimize cost, mitigate supply chain risk, and improve customer service. Services include inbound logistics, warehousing and distribution, fulfillment, contract packaging and product configuration, systems integration, returns processing and disposition, test, repair, refurbishment, product liquidation, and managed transportation. Visit www.genco.com or www.gencomarketplace.com for more information.
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. We deploy business applications, focused on delivering customer value, in the changing SAP Enterprise technology landscape. Intrigo has partnered with SAP in the design of their Advance Planning & Optimization (APO), Integrated Business Planning (IBP) and Collaborative Supply Chain (CSC) environments. Intrigo has a hands-on leadership team who collectively have over 100 successful SAP implementations to their credit. These include IBP, APO, ERP, Ariba, and Analytics for industries as varied as High-tech, Fashion, Consumer Products, Manufacturing, Chemicals, Pharma, and Automotive We have been able to provide breakthrough results in supply chain and operational environments due to our highly innovative use of technologies. We have utilized our resources to advise CEOs, CFOs, CIOs, Operations Executives, and IT Managers. At Intrigo, we constantly advocate leveraging packaged applications to meet the constantly evolving demands of the business world and tailoring them to suit client competitive needs. We are headquartered in Silicon Valley with registered offices at Frankfurt and Chennai from where we support our clients across the globe. Our associates are located in Dallas, Detroit, Houston, Bangalore, and the Middle East.
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.
Qlik® (NASDAQ: QLIK) is a leader in visual analytics, providing a fully integrated, simple, and intuitive visual analytics platform that delivers insight at the point of decision. Qlik delivers a complete analytics solution that includes self-service and governed data visualization, centralized guided analytics, collaborative analytics and reporting, and embedded analytics. Approximately 37,000 customers worldwide rely on Qlik solutions to gain meaning out of information from varied sources, exploring the hidden connections within their data that lead to insights that ignite good ideas. Headquartered in Radnor, Pennsylvania, Qlik has offices around the world with more than 1,700 partners covering more than 100 countries.
riskmethods provides companies with a comprehensive end-to-end supply chain risk management solution for proactive identification, assessment, control and mitigation of risks in the supply chain. An early warning system for potential risk ensures that proactive steps can be taken to avoid supply interruption, enforce compliance and protect the corporate image. The SaaS solution “Supply Risk Network”, which was developed in Germany, combines state-of-the-art technology with cutting-edge provision of risk intelligence, to establish a leading standard in supply chain risk management.
Savi delivers real-time in-transit visibility and analytics across global supply chains. Incorporating any and all data sources available – from traditional RFID, ERP, and EDI to GPS to Sensors to IOT to Mobile Apps to Social Media – Savi’s solution provides shipment and product visibility, actionable alerts, notifications and event management, machine learning predictive ETA calculations, and insightful supply chain analytics that will help transform your supply chain. Savi provides these solutions for some of the most complex supply chains in the world. Commercial and governmental organizations in 52 countries depend on Savi’s real-time shipment visibility to analyze transportation lanes and behavior, predict ETA’s more accurately, optimize shipping point resources, improve delivery times and customer service, monitor and alert based on deviations from expectations (route, security, temp, shock, etc) and reduce shipping delays and costs. Please contact a Savi representative to discuss how we can help transform your supply chain.
Sensitech® Inc. is a leading provider of supply and cold chain visibility solutions, serving over 7,500 global leaders in the food, life sciences, and industrial markets. With our solutions, customers can track, monitor, and protect the quality and integrity of their temperature-sensitive products across complex supply chains. In 2015, Sensitech monitored over eleven million shipments. Through its logistics security division, Sensitech provides real-time cargo transparency from origin to destination, helping customers mitigate risks such as theft, diversion, and corrupted chain of custody. Sensitech Inc. is an ISO 9001:2008 company headquartered in Beverly, Massachusetts, with more than 35 sales, service and distribution locations around the world. Sensitech Inc. is a part of UTC Climate, Controls & Security, a unit of United Technologies Corp., a leading provider to the aerospace and building systems industries worldwide.
TBM Consulting Group is a global operations and supply chain consulting firm. We help our clients to achieve the lowest possible cost to serve by effectively balancing the interaction between service levels, working capital and cost. We know how to utilize and convert data into fact-based information for strategic and tactical decision making. Our clients perform above their industry average in total cost to serve. We help mid- to large manufacturing and distribution companies to implement supply chain improvements in the following areas: inventory management/inventory optimization, S&OP improvement, supplier management, warehouse / fulfillment operations and network optimization. TBM offers clients several cloud-based technologies that improve productivity and support deeper analytics, modeling and “what-if” analysis.
ToolsGroup accelerates business performance through market-driven demand analytics and supply chain optimization. For more than 20 years, ToolsGroup’s award winning software solutions have helped deliver business outcomes for complex, demand driven environments. We leverage quantitative and qualitative data to deliver predictive demand signals that enhance the effectiveness of the planning process. Our solutions span areas such as Demand Planning, Demand Sensing, Promotion Forecasting and Inventory Optimization.
Global Transport Logistics, Inc. (GTLI) is a licensed air, ground, and ocean freight forwarding company, specializing in the consolidation and transport of less-than-truckload and truckload freight. Since our founding in 1995, we’ve leveraged our transportation professionals, shipping assets, facilities and strategic business partners to provide first-class motor carrier and freight handling services, to a variety of clients across various industries. Through the use of our state-of-the-art transportation management software, our Activeship-TMS system, we are able to provide customers with a robust platform to manage and control all aspects of their supply chain. Our industry leading technology and dedication to efficiency help you improve your supply chain processes, lowering your operating costs and increasing your bottom-line profit. We also use electronic and web-based communication technology to enhance communication and shipment management before, during and after delivery.