Elevate 2017: Bringing Cloud Best Practices to Your Distribution Center

Posted by Janae Smith on Mar 30, 2017 7:00:00 AM

The HighJump™ Warehouse Edge, formerly AccellosOne WMS, community joined cloud expert, Jared Mendenhall, at Elevate 2017 to learn more about the robust cloud offering available for their warehouse management solution. With 20 plus years of cloud experience, HighJump™ OnDemand Cloud operations span across multiple solutions and geographies today with more than 8,000 customers utilizing this offering. HighJump also has dedicated cloud resources that are committed to providing its customers faster, better and more reliable service.

Read More

Topics: Warehouse Management Systems (WMS)

3 Benefits of Adaptable eCommerce Fulfillment Technology

Posted by Ian McCue on Mar 23, 2017 7:00:00 AM

If you’re reading this post, you’re probably experiencing fulfillment challenges that are all-too-familiar to e-tailers. At the very least, you’re aware of them. There’s an unpredictability to the business – dramatic peaks and valleys in order volume, the need to quickly fulfill more single-line/single-unit orders and tight shipping windows (those last two are obviously tied together).

The challenges inherent to online retail keep mounting because customer expectations are ever-increasing. Industry leaders like Amazon have changed the game – consumers assume whatever they ordered will arrive quickly without thinking about what it takes to actually get it to them. If it’s not a seamless, enjoyable experience, buyers will seek other options. 

Read More

Topics: Retail, Whitepapers, eCommerce

Executive Q&A TrueCommerce on B2B market pressures for unified commerce

Posted by Randy Legersky on Mar 22, 2017 3:15:25 PM

by Karen Kroll, Contributing Writer for MSDynamicsWorld

MSDynamicsWorld.com sat down with with Nicholas Manolis, president of TrueCommerce, for a Q&A about the demands that he sees clients in the Dynamics ERP space facing today, and the technology and business trends
that are shaping the future.

If the B2B world is expected to provide a retail-like experience, they are now getting a lesson in commerce that the B2C world has been learning for the last decade.

Read More

Topics: EDI Solutions

Elevate 2017: River Valley Holdings Shortens Order Lead Times and Automates Labor Intensive Picking Processes with HighJump Warehouse Edge

Posted by Janae Smith on Mar 20, 2017 11:01:19 AM

River Valley Holdings headquartered in Syracuse, New York is a full service grocery distributor serving retail customers across the Northeast since 1985. River Valley combines expertise in products and categories with hands-on service at store level to maximize its customers’ profitability. The company specializes in providing exceptional products and services to customers in the grocery, specialty, convenience and drug store channels. The diverse line of specialty, gluten free, natural, ethnic, snack, frozen and dry grocery products make up over 12,000 SKUs in its 225,000 square foot warehouse that spans across three facilities.

Read More

Topics: Customers, Warehouse Management Systems (WMS)

Nova Cold Logistics Goes to the Cloud with HighJump

Posted by Heather Smith on Mar 20, 2017 8:35:00 AM

HighJump and Nova Cold Logistics (NCL) announced that NCL is now tapping into the full potential of the cloud with HighJump’s 3PL WMS Solution. With the latest version of HighJump’s’ solution, NCL has streamlined the workflows amongst its five dispersed locations, resulting in increased productivity and enhanced quality of service for its customers.

Read More

Topics: 3PL, Distribution & Logistics, Customers

Elevate 2017: Distributor Binzagr Grows Business with HighJump WMS

Posted by Heather Smith on Mar 15, 2017 11:22:30 AM

Scalability was pivotal to Binzagr, a Saudi Arabia-based distributor of consumer packaged goods. From apparel, to food, to tires, the company needed a means to keep up with the increasing volume of fast-moving goods from multinational brands passing through its three dispersed distribution centers.

Read More

Topics: Customers, International, Warehouse Management Systems (WMS)

How Dollar Shave Club Internalized Fulfillment with HighJump WMS

Posted by Ian McCue on Mar 15, 2017 9:49:34 AM

It all started with a viral video.

In March 2012, Dollar Shave Club founder Michael Dubin took $2,000 from a college friend to create a hilarious, low-budget ad recorded in a warehouse. That video quickly became an internet sensation and kicked off the business’ explosive growth. There was not nearly enough inventory to fulfill the influx of orders, so the subscription-based razor and men’s care company had to politely inform its new customers it could be up to two months before they received their orders. And most of them were willing to wait.

Read More

Topics: eCommerce

Voice Technology for the Modern DC

Posted by Tailar Kennedy on Mar 15, 2017 7:22:09 AM

10 years ago if you heard the term “voice technology” it would have been a foreign concept. The idea of using voice in the warehouse had already broken into the market, but it wasn’t something the average person was aware of. Now, voice regularly touches every piece of our life. Need directions? Your GPS will tell you where to go. Want to know what the weather will be like today? Simply ask to your Amazon Echo. Want to call your grandma? Just ask Siri to dial.

Read More

Topics: Voice

TrueCommerce Names NexTec Group Partner of the Year

Posted by Heather Smith on Mar 14, 2017 3:00:00 PM

HIghJump TrueCommerce today recognized NexTec Group with a second consecutive Partner of the Year award. A leading provider of enterprise resource planning (ERP), customer relationship management (CRM), and business intelligence (BI) solutions, NexTec Group was awarded for outstanding growth, industry knowledge and customer satisfaction last April and retained this highly competitive ranking in 2017.

Read More

Topics: EDI Solutions

HighJump Warehouse Edge Customers Receive a Warm Welcome to Elevate 2017

Posted by Janae Smith on Mar 14, 2017 12:06:23 PM

One hundred and thirty five HighJump Warehouse Edge™, formerly known as AccellosOne WMS, customers and partners received a warm welcome to Elevate 2017 from HighJump General Manager, Carl Marin, Vice President of Product Development, Jackson Bilbrey, and Vice President of Support, Scott Brask. The session kicked off by highlighting its 2016 achievements of 100 percent employee retention, continued new customer onboarding and significant increase in Essentials adoption. In 2016, customers also greatly benefited from streamlined product upgrades and improved services response times.

Read More

Topics: Warehouse Management Systems (WMS)