Janae Smith

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CZ-USA Replaces Homegrown Solution with HighJump WMS for Increased Flexibility, Scalability and Traceability

Posted by Janae Smith on Oct 12, 2017 8:00:00 AM

CZ-USA is a leading sporting goods importer from its parent company in the Czech Republic and has been selling firearms in the United States for nearly 20 years. The company sells its products through distribution channels such as Bauska, Action Arms and Magnum Research and prides itself on delivering the quality, value and service customers deserve.

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Topics: Customers, Warehouse Management Systems (WMS)

Klim Wins the Race of Accuracy and Efficiency with HighJump WMS

Posted by Janae Smith on Oct 5, 2017 8:00:00 AM

 

Klim Technical Riding Gear is the global leader in designing, developing and manufacturing the most advanced motor sports apparel for the snowmobile and motorcycle rider. Utilizing the world’s highest technologies in waterproof, breathable, durable and comfortable materials, Klim builds gear for the most demanding riders and distributes its products through nearly 800 dealers today.

Successfully setting up Klim’s 60,000 square foot distribution center in Rigby, ID to support multiple picking strategies, such as pick to pallet in conjunction with small order picking, posed a challenge. The company looked for a solution with intelligent picking derivatives and out-of-box warehouse functionality to increase efficiency and productivity. After implementing HighJump Warehouse Management System (WMS), Klim gained the processes needed to stay accurate and efficient without having any costly customizations.

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Topics: Distribution & Logistics, Videos, Customers

Dental City Automates Warehouse Operations to Gain 300% More Business

Posted by Janae Smith on Sep 25, 2017 7:00:00 AM

 

Founded in 1993, Dental City was built from scratch, one customer at a time and vendor-by-vendor taking great pride in gaining customers the old-fashioned way with superior service and fair prices. Dental City is a leading distributor of a wide array of quality dental supplies to dentists across the United States today, servicing nearly 13,000 dentist customers and selling all types of consumable supplies, such as gloves, masks, and anesthetics.

Before implementing HighJump Warehouse Management System (WMS), Dental City had reached its operational capacity utilizing paper processes for picking, shipping and invoicing. Once the owners recognized that further growth wouldn’t be achievable on a manual system, the search for various solutions began to gain more control of its 40,000 square foot distribution center located in Green Bay, WI.

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Topics: Distribution & Logistics, Videos, Customers

DBH Distributing Turns up the Heat from Slices to Success with HighJump WMS

Posted by Janae Smith on Aug 31, 2017 9:00:00 AM

What began as four brothers selling pizza out of the back of a station wagon in the 1960’s, is now America’s #1 convenience store pizza brand. Built on a foundation of solid principles, this family owned business provides extraordinary business opportunities to customers and quality products to delight consumers.

Revolutionizing the convenience store industry with its unique business model, All Toppings No Extra Charge®, led the brand to the creation of partnerships with convenience stores. Thriving in rural areas, you can find its delicious products in 7,300 locations in 29 states.

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Topics: Warehouse Management Systems (WMS)

HighJump Makes Warehouse Management System (WMS) for Microsoft Dynamics GP Available For Free

Posted by Janae Smith on Jul 26, 2017 7:00:00 AM

Users to leverage mobile devices for real-time transaction execution between their ERP and WMS

HighJump™ Collect for GP warehouse management system is now available for Microsoft Dynamics GP users for free. HighJump Collect for GP is embedded within Microsoft Dynamics GP and shares the same data model for a fast time to value through a low-risk, rapid implementation.

Powering distribution and manufacturing operations of all sizes for more than a decade, HighJump Collect for GP is designed to meet the needs of fast-growing companies with even the most complex business requirements. With its robust capabilities to automate and streamline receiving, picking and inventory control processes, Microsoft Dynamics GP users are now able to leverage a risk-free trial of the WMS to support and foster growth.

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Topics: Warehouse Management Systems (WMS)

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.

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Topics: Warehouse Management Systems (WMS)

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.

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Topics: Customers, Warehouse Management Systems (WMS)

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.

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Topics: Warehouse Management Systems (WMS)

10 Best Practices for Mastering Retail Compliance

Posted by Janae Smith on Jan 30, 2017 9:54:04 AM

Avoid Unnecessary Chargebacks and become a preferred vendor for retailers.

If you are a supplier to large retailers, you have likely incurred some form of chargeback due to non-compliance event like an incorrect ASN. Perhaps this is a recurring problem for your business, something that’s driving down margins and negatively impacting your scorecard with your most important accounts. You know you need to improve to keep your existing customers happy and to grow your business. However, that’s no small task.

This is hardly a unique problem. Compliance is an area where most suppliers struggle to be consistently successful and it’s only becoming more difficult as e-tailers and omnichannel retail giants become increasingly demanding. 

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