Tuesday, January 14, 2014
Food Logistics, the only publication dedicated exclusively to the
food and beverage supply chain, announced that HighJump Software
has made its tenth annual FL100 list. Companies were evaluated
based on the significance of their role in food and beverage supply
chains. "The groundswell of interest...
Thursday, January 16, 2014
There’s been an increased focus on tracking worker performance and
related costs for tasks and errors in beverage warehouses,
according to a recent piece in Beverage Industry. One of the
drivers of this effort is the fact that distribution centers are
losing hundreds of thousands of dollars each...
Tuesday, January 7, 2014
Warehouse vacancies have been declining for the last 14 consecutive
quarters, according to a Cushman & Wakefield study profiled in
Material Handling & Logistics. In fact, online retail has
become the fastest growing industry occupying the warehouse space,
leading to the lowest industrial vacancy...
Monday, January 6, 2014
HighJump’s director of product strategy, Chuck Fuerst, authored a
recent article in the technology magazine CIO Review. In the piece,
Chuck discusses the business and technical aspects that CIOs should
consider when reviewing vendors for cloud-based supply chain
management solutions. For example, a...
Tuesday, December 31, 2013
Supply chain businesses know full well that maximizing data
accuracy and minimizing human intervention across warehousing,
fulfillment and logistics processes saves operational costs and
adds value for all stakeholders. Recently, I blogged about the
vital importance of EDI as it relates to 3PLs. But...
Monday, December 16, 2013
More U.S. consumers are embracing fresh foods, according to a
recent study published by Multi-Sponsor Surveys and noted by
BevNet. Only one in six respondents said they have a “great deal”
of confidence in food safety – especially imported foods – and
identified this perception as one of the major...
Thursday, December 12, 2013
The e-commerce presence of food and beverage retailers has been
slower to grow than other industries. In fact, online grocery sales
are only about one percent of the $631 billion U.S. grocery market,
making this category one of the lowest penetrating, according to
the global agency Fitch Ratings. In...
Wednesday, December 4, 2013
HighJump Software announced today that Winebow, a New Jersey-based
wine and spirits importer and distributor, has selected the
HighJump warehouse management system (WMS). Winebow chose the
HighJump WMS because of its ability to meet diverse market and
customer requirements, as well as integrate with...
Monday, November 25, 2013
HighJump Software announced today that Binzagr Company has selected
the HighJump™ Supply Chain Advantage suite to strengthen the
efficiency and accuracy of its supply chain. Binzagr is HighJump
Software’s first customer in Saudi Arabia and one of the largest
consumer goods distributors in the...
Wednesday, November 20, 2013
We are please to announce Norq Solutions as
our newest international partner for supply chain markets
outside of the United States. Based in Dubai with a strong presence
in Saudi Arabia, Norq provides mobility solutions for warehouse
management, field service, retail and other industries. The...