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2014-07-22 12:26:33

Analytical Tools and Operational Insights Earn Entercoms Highest Ranking for Innovation in Supply Chain Management Industry IRVING, Texas, July 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Entercoms, Inc., an operations and analytics company powering aftermarket supply chains, has been named to the "Winner's Circle" in the HfS SCM BPO Blueprint Report: Supply Chain Management BPO. The recent global study of the Supply Chain Management BPO industry recognized Entercoms' achievements in execution and innovation,...

2014-07-22 08:28:18

iKIS Promotion Management Module Provides Cutting Edge Retail Promotion Forecasting ATLANTA, July 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Data Profits Inc. announced the release of their iKIS(TM) Trade Promotion Solution that extends End-to-End Promotion Planning for the Retail, Wholesale, and Grocery Industries. Photo - http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140721/129112Photo - http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140721/129111 Data Profits (http://www.data-profits.com), a leading mid-market...

2014-07-21 12:29:51

ARLINGTON, Va., July 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Supply Chain Visions Inc. has been recognized yet again by SupplyChainBrain as a "2014 Great Supply Chain Partner," a distinction awarded for outstanding contribution and performance in the supply chain industry. Supply Chain Visions has made this exclusive list in 5 of the past 6 years. SupplyChainBrain's annual list of 100 Great Supply Chain Partners is the result of a six-month online poll in which supply chain professionals are asked...

2014-07-18 12:20:53

Enterprise Logistics Partnership Enhances Fragrance of Success for Premium Brand HICKORY, N.C., July 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- International retailer Crabtree & Evelyn and globally-recognized third-party logistics (3PL) provider Transportation Insight have been featured in an article in the July issue of STORES magazine. STORES is a publication of the National Retail Federation, the world's largest retail trade association. The article explores the immediate and long-term...

2014-07-18 08:26:39

Broad Set of Capabilities Was Determining Factor For Selecting RapidResponse OTTAWA, July 18, 2014 /CNW/ - Kinaxis® (TSX:KXS), provider of RapidResponse®, delivering cloud-based SCM and S&OP applications, is proud to announce that Konica Minolta, a leading technology company, has deployed Kinaxis RapidResponse as its global sales and operations planning solution. At Konica Minolta, the IT Business Technologies team was struggling to get a quick and comprehensive view of...

2014-07-17 12:24:07

Save the Date! KANSAS CITY, Mo., July, 17, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Electric Utility Industry Sustainable Supply Chain Alliance (Alliance) announced today it will hold its signature event September 24-25, 2014 at the Orlando World Center Marriott in Orlando, FL. The theme is "Powering Business Value Through Sustainability." The event follows the UPMG conference at the same location. Sustainability, supply chain and environmental staff attending will: 1....

2014-07-16 23:08:55

Industry Expert Will Help Guide Margin and Cost Management Solutions Pittsburgh, PA (PRWEB) July 16, 2014 SCA Technologies, the leading provider of category sourcing and margin management solutions, announced that David Kowal, a highly-respected food manufacturing executive, has joined the company’s Board of Directors. With over 25 years of food and beverage experience, David Kowal currently serves as the President of Champion Foods, a manufacturer of both branded and private label...

2014-07-16 23:01:29

Supply Chain Gains Easy-to-See Gap/Overlap Analysis Atlanta, GA (PRWEB) July 16, 2014 Aruvio and the Unified Compliance Framework® (UCF) today announced the Standards Comparison Tool is now available. The Standards Comparison Tool (SCT) is a valuable, free-to-use site developed in association with the Information Security Forum (ISF) to help organizations manage third-party supplier risk and simplify the procurement process between organizations and their third-party suppliers....

2014-07-16 20:23:33

CHICAGO, July 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- UHC announced today that Parkland Health & Hospital System has partnered with UHC and its supply contracting company, Novation, on a new three-year cost-saving initiative. UHC will provide a multitude of services and assistance, including UHC's comprehensive supply chain management suite--UHC Supply Chain Intelligence(TM)--to ensure the success of the initiative. UHC will continue to give Parkland access to Novation's price-competitive...

2014-07-16 08:21:04

Majority of Suppliers Perform Better on Effectiveness than Efficiency DETROIT, July 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Interior suppliers are leading the way among automotive segments with a median revenue growth of four percent, according to PwC's North American Automotive Supplier Supply Chain study. The majority of suppliers performed better on effectiveness (revenue) than they did on efficiency (cost). Interior suppliers showed the greatest strides in effectiveness, while Body suppliers...


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