Thursday, May 30, 2013
HighJump Software, a global provider of supply chain management
software, announced today that JRS Distribution LLC, a
Tennessee-based snack distributor, has chosen the HighJump Route
Administrator route accounting system, HighJump Route Assistant and
HighJump Advantage Link to help grow its...
Friday, May 17, 2013
The fast-changing demands and whims of consumers are perhaps most
apparent in the retail industry: One week, an item may be in style
or trending – and then what seems like just days later, sales fall
and consumers have moved on to something new. To keep up, retailers
need a supply chain that helps...
Wednesday, May 8, 2013
Deloitte just released the results of a cost survey of Fortune 100
companies. It found that although businesses are continuing to cut
costs in any way they can, the strategy for cost-cutting has
shifting away from mere survival to one of driving growth.
Interestingly, the survey found growing...
Wednesday, May 1, 2013
Keynote speakers discussed supply chain and DSD trends on Day 2 of
Innovation 2013. Steve Banker from ARC Advisory Group shared the
top supply chain logistics trends that he is tracking, including
cloud opportunities that go far beyond hosting software
off-premise. Banker and others see the...
Wednesday, April 10, 2013
To serve large retail customers and grow the business smoothly and
profitably, small-to-midsized (SMB) manufacturers need an efficient
order fulfillment process that includes electronic data interchange
(EDI). To save on procurement costs, nearly all major retailers now
mandate that their suppliers...
Monday, March 18, 2013
We are proud to announce that Leonard's Syrups, a full-service
beverage company based in Detroit and the region's largest supplier
of bulk CO2 and specialty gases, has selected the HighJump
Software Route Administrator route accounting system to serve as
the backbone of its direct store delivery...
Thursday, February 21, 2013
In its latest issue, Snack Food and Wholesale Bakery
magazine discusses how supply chain management software is
helping bakery and snack companies overcome logistical challenges.
HighJump's Chris Nelson, director of product strategy, is quoted on
his recommendations for the best software...
Monday, January 7, 2013
HighJump Software announced today that long-time customer Middle
Tennessee Dr Pepper Bottling Company has chosen its HighJump OASIS
5.0 route accounting system (RAS) to serve as the operational hub
of the company. By implementing a HighJump solution that was
developed in collaboration with soft...
Thursday, December 13, 2012
Many suppliers implement EDI because they are mandated to do so by
a major retailer or other key customer. From this perspective, EDI
is merely a cost of doing business. Thus, many companies
unfortunately choose an EDI solution on the basis of initial cost
and a checklist of basic features. The...
Tuesday, October 30, 2012
This infographic from Supermarket News breaks down the increases
and sales numbers of the growth of craft beer over the last few
years. Being in the supply chain industry, my first thought (after
toasting a great industry) goes to the logistics of managing the
tracking and delivery of the product,...