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Welcoming new executive team members

Jul 28, 2020  |  2 min read

With COVID-19 throwing everyone’s plans out the window these past few months, we haven’t had the opportunity to share exciting news about the expansion of our management team. We’re really pleased to officially (if belatedly) welcome three new leaders, as well as congratulate Amanda Williams on her promotion to VP of Operations.

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Say goodbye to constant supply chain firefighting: A guide

Jul 14, 2020  |  4 min read

If you’re stuck running from one fire to another, you’re not alone.

And if you read our recent white paper Why the chaos? Exposing the gap between planning and execution, you understand the disconnects across people, processes and systems that cause it. But what to do about it?

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New white paper exposes the gap between planning and execution

Jun 29, 2020  |  4 min read

Are your supply chain teams constantly firefighting, scrambling from one emergency to the next? COVID-19 is the most-recent dramatic example, but you’ve probably been fighting fires for decades.

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The missing puzzle piece in your supply chain tech stack

Jun 22, 2020  |  2 min read

Until now, digital supply chain technology has focused on two core needs: planning and execution. Companies can select from a diverse set of planning solutions to drive increasingly complex S&OP processes. Execution-focused software like OMS, WMS and TMS systems are standards in executing on these plans. But supply chain leaders are increasingly dissatisfied with the results of the status quo.

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Using Test and Learn to optimize marketing amid day-to-day change

Jun 10, 2020  |  6 min read

As consumers start returning to stores again, will in-store promotions have the same impact as before? What will we use to replace sampling? And how will we know if new marketing tactics are effective?

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5 key criteria for efficient retail analytics

May 26, 2020  |  5 min read

Using point-of-sale and e-commerce data to understand true demand and share insights with retailers can help your brand stand out among the dozens of suppliers vying for a buyers' attention. However, implementing an effective solution to take advantage of all the sales, inventory, and forecast data that retailers make available—in a timely manner—is not a simple “one size fits all” decision.

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