Monday, December 2, 2013
According to a Tompkins International report, the 3PL industry is
growing at a faster rate than the gross domestic product (GDP). And
it’s not just because GDP growth has been relatively low: An
article in Modern Materials Handling notes that Tompkins believes
3PL growth will be “three to four times...
Tuesday, November 26, 2013
We’ve seen the trend, we’ve heard it from our own customers, and
the latest study from Gartner concurs: Companies want the cloud for
supply chain management software. In a survey on the intersection
of supply chain management processes and technologies, Gartner
found the increased use of cloud-based...
Tuesday, October 1, 2013
One of our 3PL customers and resellers has taken a unique approach
to showcasing our solutions! FDL of Malaysia has constructed a live
HighJump Software demonstration center at the heart of their
warehouse to allow their prospective customers to interact with the
technology in a live setting. Our...
Monday, September 16, 2013
Businesses of all types tend to outsource non-core competencies to
boost efficiency, enhance customer satisfaction and squeeze costs
out of their operations. For suppliers, the growing prevalence of
leveraging third-party logistics (3PLs) companies for warehousing
and transportation logistics is a...
Tuesday, September 3, 2013
Companies are increasingly turning to logistic services providers
to run their manufacturing, warehousing and transportation
operations more efficiently and at less cost than they can run it
themselves. In the past few years, we have seen many companies
outsource logistics to save on operations...
Monday, August 12, 2013
We are excited to announce three new strategic partners in China:
Anchor Information Technology Ltd., Hentor and Hyrus. Each partner
brings a set of strengths and networks to help HighJump Software’s
solutions gain even greater momentum in China, and have deep
experience designing, deploying and...
Monday, August 5, 2013
If you’re paying any attention to the news or trends in the
logistics industry (which you probably are if you’re reading this
blog post), then you’ve heard of big data. Big data, put simply, is
the collection and integration of massive amounts of information
that can’t be processed using traditional...
Thursday, July 11, 2013
It’s a problem we see over and over again: You know that a part of
your supply chain – or perhaps your entire supply chain – needs a
close examination and potential overhaul. But the time, money and
effort that go into such a huge project is daunting. An article in
DC Velocity notes that a thorough...
Thursday, June 20, 2013
As you start evaluating EDI solutions, you have a number of
choices. Careful consideration needs to be given to which
option makes the most sense - both short and long term - for your
company. One of the first choices you need to make is whether
you will set up an in-house, do-it-yourself model or...
Wednesday, June 19, 2013
We are proud to announce that our work with Batteries Plus was
named one of the “100 Great Supply Chain Projects” for 2013 by
Supply & Demand Chain Executive magazine. The publication
evaluated on transformative supply chain projects based on
ambitiousness, scope, creative application of...