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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.
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.
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. Leaders across multiple industry verticals, including A&D, Automotive, High Tech, Industrial and Life Sciences rely on our RapidResponse® applications to create a foundation for concurrent planning, continuous performance monitoring, and coordinated responses to plan variances across multiple areas of the business. By using a single product instead of combining individual disparate software solutions, Kinaxis customers gain visibility across their supply chains, can respond quickly to changing conditions, and ultimately realize significant operating efficiencies.
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 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.
Amber Road’s 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.
Calgary Economic Development works with business, government and community partners to position Calgary as the location of choice for the purpose of attracting business investment, fostering trade and growing Calgary’s workforce. Managed by an independent Board of Directors, Calgary Economic Development is a not-forprofit corporation funded by the City of Calgary, community partners, other orders of government and the private sector. Like the city we serve, we’re collaborative, entrepreneurial, innovative, social, creative and global. With world-class logistics warehouses located among accessible rail and road transportation networks, and Canada’s third busiest airport , Calgary is one of the most dynamic areas for growth and business reach in North America. Our transportation and supply chain infrastructure positions us as the leading North American hub for the Pacific Northwest by road and rail, along with major international air cargo destinations. We have the capacity to move products and people in a manner unparalleled elsewhere in the region, and are excited to learn how we can help you be part of our energy.
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 to Contract Packagers, Value Added Service providers, and CPG brands which enable them to bring personalized products to consumers more quickly, safely, and intelligently. As the pioneer and leading provider of contract packaging software systems globally, Nulogy has won industry and technology awards for its innovative use of technology to automate processes, improve responsiveness, and increase competitiveness for its clients. The company’s cloud-based solutions have reduced costs, enhanced customer service, improved compliance and quality, and raised revenues in the supply chains of major brands around the world. With its solutions and services, Nulogy connects brands, contract manufacturers and packagers, third-party logistics companies and retailers, enabling them to bring consumer products to market faster and with less waste. Every day, millions of dollars of consumer products are processed by Nulogy’s software across a broad range of market segments including food, beverage, consumer goods, pharmaceutical, high-tech, and hard goods.
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.
Arizona offers one of the lowest cost environments for doing business in the United States. Couple it with fewer burdensome government regulations, a highly skilled and available workforce, and an exceptional quality of life, and ours is the best state for your corporate relocation. Stop by our booth to learn about Arizona and financial incentives benefiting supply chain companies and manufacturers including:
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 powers next generation collaboration for the most connected companies in the world. Next generation leaders use our platform to engage over 5 million employees through collaboration with peers and real-time insights from the best minds in business. We believe that great technology can unlock the collective genius of teams to tackle complex business challenges, work smarter, and grow faster.
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. 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. 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.
Headquartered in Cleveland, Ohio and founded in 2011, MacroPoint is the provider of a global freight visibility platform for shippers, brokers and 3PLs. MacroPoint’s patented, automated load monitoring and tracking software provides real-time load location visibility by using any in-cab ELD/GPS device, smart phone, cell phone or trailer and container tracking system. The cloud-based solution enables location monitoring and tracking, delivery monitoring and event notifications, and exception management and predictive analytics capabilities. Integrated with a growing number of TMS systems, MacroPoint automates the entire process by eliminating the need for drivers to check in with dispatchers, and for shippers and brokers to check in with carriers. To date, over one million drivers and millions of connected trucks have tracked over 10 million loads as part of the MacroPoint Carrier Visibility Network. To learn more about MacroPoint, call 866-960-0328 or visit www.macropoint.com
Motorola Solutions, a leading provider of integrated communication solutions, helps companies be more effective by providing real-time voice and data. Our manufacturing solutions automate manual processes, increase worker productivity, enhance safety, improve quality levels and asset utilization.
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 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.
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 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.
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.
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.
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.