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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

HighJump and IQPC Showcase Latest in Digital Supply Chain at ICT & Logistics 2017

Posted by Heather Smith on Nov 16, 2017 7:00:00 AM

Staying competitive in today’s increasingly dynamic and complex supply chain landscape requires the latest technologies. This includes solutions to digitize and automate each step of the workflow, enabling logistics professionals to evolve their supply chains to be more efficient and effective than ever before.

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Topics: Featured, Events, International, supply chain

HighJump and Teletrac Navman Partner

Posted by Heather Smith on Oct 10, 2017 7:10:00 AM

 HighJump announced today the integration of Prophesy Dispatch TMS and Teletrac Navman DIRECTOR, the industry’s leading fleet management solution.

The integration creates a seamless workflow between every component of a load and ensures compliance with the upcoming electronic logging device (ELD) rule in the United States.

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Topics: Distribution & Logistics, Transportation, News

HighJump Partner ITX 360 Expands Reach of Supply Chain Tech to Sri Lanka at CILT 2017

Posted by Heather Smith on Sep 27, 2017 2:45:32 PM

The opportunity for logistics companies in Sri Lanka to enhance their workflows with supply chain management solutions is immense. At the CILT International Conference 2017, HighJump partner ITX 360 makes this a reality by providing an overview of the top technologies available.

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Topics: Events, International

Top Technology Tips for Omnichannel Success

Posted by Heather Smith on Sep 26, 2017 10:06:15 AM

From e-commerce, to drop shipping, to traditional store replenishment, supply chain professionals must handle multiple order types. For many, efficiently managing this array of workflows is a daunting task. With the right technologies in tow, their challenges quickly turn into opportunities for new revenue streams and enhanced customer experiences.

Based on successfully enhancing the workflows of more than 4,000 customers worldwide, HighJump has outlined the top technology considerations for supply chain professionals to capitalize on emerging omnichannel fullfillment strategies leading into 2018 and beyond. 

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Topics: Warehouse Management System (WMS)

CSCMP EDGE 2017: HighJump Showcases Advantages of Dynamic Waves

Posted by Heather Smith on Sep 25, 2017 10:54:02 AM

Today at CSCMP EDGE, HighJump is showcasing the top benefits of dynamic waves. 

Handling unique, one-off online orders coming in anytime, from anywhere, is big enough a challenge for today’s distribution centers. Combining this with traditional store replenishment and drop shipping, while striving to meet expectations for faster, cheaper deliveries adds to the complexity. With the right process in place, these challenges become opportunities. This is dynamic waves.

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Topics: News

HighJump and KeepTruckin Simplify ELD Compliance

Posted by Heather Smith on Sep 20, 2017 8:30:00 AM

 HighJump announced a new integration between Prophesy Dispatch TMS and KeepTruckin. By joining forces, HighJump and KeepTruckin enable truckload carriers to comply with the latest FMCSA ELD rule while streamlining their operations.

By December 2017, the FMCSA is requiring the trucking industry to implement ELDs for accurate Hours of Service (HOS) tracking. Combining the KeepTruckin ELD solution with Prophesy Dispatch provides an affordable and simple means for small-to-mid-sized trucking companies to comply with the ELD mandate and improve operational efficiency. 

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Topics: Distribution & Logistics, News, trucking, fleet, tms

HighJump Balloon One User Conference – Get More Out of Your WMS

Posted by Heather Smith on Sep 16, 2017 5:30:00 AM

Balloon One will hold its annual HighJump user conference in Colchester Essex, on the 19th and 20th of September. This event is a great opportunity to network with other HighJump WMS customers and gain insight into how other companies utilize HighJump’s products and solutions to enhance their supply chains.

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Topics: Customers, Warehouse Management Systems (WMS)

Körber acquires HighJump 

Posted by Heather Smith on Aug 30, 2017 9:06:38 AM

International technology group Körber reinforces its Business Area Logistics Systems with the acquisition of the US-American supply chain software specialists HighJump. The acquisition has been completed with effect from August 28, 2017, after receiving approval from the relevant antitrust authorities. In short -

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Topics: Distribution & Logistics, supply chain

Jack’s of Fiji Taps HighJump WMS

Posted by Heather Smith on Aug 28, 2017 8:40:00 AM

 Jack’s of Fiji (JOF), a leading retailer in the Fiji Islands, selected HighJump warehouse management system (WMS) for its rollout at several distribution centers in Fiji.

Due to its rapid growth, Jack’s needed more space to store and manage its growing product offerings. This resulted in many separate storage locations with Jack’s having very little control over processes, inventory, receiving, dispatch, and labour.

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Topics: Warehouse Management System (WMS), supply chain