Thursday, January 27, 2011
One would think that the term “extremely extroverted tech geek”
would be an oxymoron of sorts. However, I find it the only phrase
adequate enough to summarize my passion for software and
personality. Look people, I <3 technology and I chose to join
HighJump Software because HighJump Software not...
Wednesday, February 29, 2012
Last week, I had the privelege of meeting the greatest salesman I
will ever meet. Clay sells bread for a HighJump direct store
delivery (DSD) customer called Pan O’ Gold. I spent the day
with him to learn more about how he uses our direct store delivery
software. By riding along with him on his...
Tuesday, January 31, 2012
Our customers who have opted for HighJump warehouse management
software (WMS) or direct store delivery (DSD) software in the cloud
tell us that cloud deployment allows them to do what they do best,
namely serve their customers. So in a way, the decision to put your
supply chain management software...
Thursday, January 5, 2012
HighJump Software really took a leap of faith when we invested into
attaining the ability to offer our solution in the cloud. It
was an innovative initiative that new business opportunities as
well as existing customers continue to thank us for by opting for
our cloud deployment. Here at HighJump,...
Wednesday, December 21, 2011
Understanding your IT department’s methodologies for selecting
which software applications to consider evaluating can seem to be a
riddle, wrapped in a mystery, inside an enigma. We often
encounter individuals who have submitted proposals for warehouse
management system (WMS) evaluation only to...
Thursday, December 1, 2011
Dictionary.com defines awesome as “Inspiring awe: an awesome
sight.” But if I asked you to draw “awesome” would you be
able to? We can’t either here at HighJump. However, we
can grow awesome. How does one “grow” awesome?...
mustaches. At the beginning of November HighJump...
Tuesday, June 14, 2011
It’s that time of year – when the eagerly anticipated Annual Retail
Technology Study from Gartner and RIS News is published. Being a
technology provider for retailers, this is always particularly
interesting to us. This year, the overriding strategies that emerge
from the study are cost containment...
Tuesday, May 31, 2011
Many companies are going a step beyond the standard green
initiatives, applying “out of the box” thinking to uncover untapped
opportunities to be friendlier to the environment and to the bottom
line at the same time. Using smaller, lighter packing, optimizing
travel routes and cutting CO2 emissions...
Tuesday, May 24, 2011
The best in the direct store delivery business take technology
beyond expected tasks such as GPS route mapping, handheld scanning
and printing invoices on-site. They’re able to go above and beyond
to actually shape customer demand, eliminate stock-outs and waste,
win customer loyalty and ultimately...
Tuesday, May 17, 2011
Ok, so maybe you don’t think about the fitness of your source code
but maybe you should. Enterprise applications can become bogged
down with lines of code that are not relevant to you and your firm.
This is called “code bloat.” This can spill over to the real estate
of your screen and take up...
Friday, April 22, 2011
Taking a close look at transportation and TMS is an important step
toward driving measurable cost reductions. A robust, adaptable TMS
helps ensure customer shipments leave your facility on time and on
a path optimized with the lowest cost in mind. Here are five
areas to consider: Contract...