NRF Big Show: HighJump Unveils Support for Seller Fulfilled Prime

Posted by Heather Smith on Jan 14, 2018 6:25:00 AM

HighJump has announced support for Seller Fulfilled Prime, Amazon’s program allowing retailers and manufacturers to deliver directly to customers from their own fulfillment centers. HighJump’s Warehouse Management System (WMS) empowers companies of all sizes to meet Amazon’s high performance criteria, enabling them to scale their businesses and provide the customer satisfaction to compete in today’s market.

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Topics: In-Store Fulfillment, Retail, News, Warehouse Management Systems (WMS)

How to Alleviate Top 5 Seasonal Peak Stress Points with Voice in the Warehouse

Posted by Tailar Kennedy on Jan 9, 2018 9:12:53 AM

Nearly every industry will experience seasonal peaks – that especially stressful time every year where demand spikes and operations are pushed to their limits. The retail industry is no exception, and while the time of year may be predictable, the demand being faced is anything but. According to the National Retail Federation, the Winter Holiday season represents 20-30% of total retail industry sales, with holiday sales growing an average of 2.5% every year for the last 10 years. This severe seasonal peak will make or break your retail supply chain, and put your workforce to the test.

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Topics: Voice

3 Supply Chain Missteps Retailers Can Avoid During 2018 Peak Season

Posted by Bill Ryan on Jan 4, 2018 7:23:20 AM

As you process those final returns from the holiday rush, now is the time to evaluate your operations. When order volumes skyrocketed – especially on Black Friday and Cyber Monday – it probably unearthed weaknesses in your supply chain.   

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Topics: Distribution & Logistics, Retail, eCommerce

HighJump Enhances WMS with Cross-device Functionality

Posted by Heather Smith on Jan 3, 2018 10:28:56 AM

HighJump Warehouse Edge, the end-to-end warehouse management suite for small and mid-sized businesses (SMB), now leverages the full power of mobility and actionable analytics. As a result, supply chain professionals can streamline business processes to stay at the forefront of today’s increasingly complex supply chain requirements.

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Topics: Warehouse Management System (WMS), Analytics, control towers, SMB, small business

Expolanka Freight Bolsters Global Presence through HighJump Partnership

Posted by Heather Smith on Dec 23, 2017 12:00:00 PM

Expolanka Freight, a 3PL provider that emerged from a freight forwarding company, is based in Sri Lanka. With more than three decades of experience, Expolanka has a presence in more than 18 countries worldwide.

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Topics: 3PL, International, Warehouse Management System (WMS)

Three Warehouse Efficiency Tips for Microsoft Dynamics GP® Users

Posted by Janae Smith on Dec 21, 2017 3:23:40 PM

Your Microsoft Dynamics GP®: ERP depends on seamlessly integrated processes and workflows to extend the power of its capabilities and further optimize and streamline your operations. In order to connect, collect and control all aspects of your Dynamics GP’s receiving, order fulfillment and inventory control processes, you need a solution that blends the robust capabilities of a warehouse management system (WMS) with the ease of an automated data collection solution (ADC).

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Topics: Warehouse Management System (WMS)

HighJump Named a Food Logistics’ 2017 FL100+ Top Software and Technology Provider

Posted by Heather Smith on Dec 21, 2017 12:00:00 PM

HighJump announces its appointment to the 2017 FL100+ Top Software and Technology Providers for a 9th consecutive year.  Food Logistics includes HighJump on this year’s list based on the success HighJump Enterprise 3PL WMS enables for food logistics. 

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Topics: 3PL, News, awards, food logistics

Helm Uses Dynamic Waves to Ship 90% of Orders Same-Day

Posted by Ian McCue on Dec 19, 2017 9:00:00 AM

Helm’s business model is different than that of most companies – and the supply chain challenges it faces are equally unique.

The business provides branded merchandise, third-party fulfillment and technology solutions to a group of high-profile customers. Clients range from Domino’s Pizza to Merrell Shoes to auto giants like Ford and BMW. Products fulfilled from Helm’s two warehouses range from apparel to car owner manuals to refrigerators and everything in between. Every customer has personalized requirements, and that means Helm must have dynamic, flexible processes.

One of Helm’s central challenges in meeting customer expectations is shipping 90 percent of its orders same-day. Many of the products Helm ships out for its clients are for one- or two-day events – timing is everything.

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Topics: 3PL, Customers, eCommerce, Omni-Channel

HighJump’s Overview: The 3PL Value Creation Chicago Summit 2017

Posted by Melroy Coelho on Dec 15, 2017 7:00:00 AM

The fifth 3PL Value Creation Summit in Chicago took place on October 24th-26th. The summit was an occasion for 3PL executives, technology innovators and investment leaders to discuss the future of the 3PL industry and explore new ways to improve logistical operations. The event was a huge success, featuring noteworthy panel discussions from high profile third-party logistics (3PL) providers, including HighJump’s Chief Operating Officer, Joe Couto.

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Topics: 3PL, Events

HighJump Honored with 2017 SDCE Green Supply Chain Award

Posted by Heather Smith on Dec 14, 2017 8:00:00 AM

HighJump today announced it is the recipient of an SDCE Green Supply Chain Award for 2017. This is the 6th consecutive win for the company. Supply & Demand Chain Executive (SDCE), the executive's user manual for successful supply and

 demand chain transformation, recognizes HighJump for the sustainability improvements made possible for its customers with HighJump’s Prophesy Transportation Management System (TMS).

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Topics: Transportation, awards, trucking, fleet, tms, transportation management