Substantial Improvements in Supply Chain Visibility, Replenishment and Integration Available for Manufacturers and Distributors
ATLANTA, GA – October 29, 2013
Liaison Technologies, a global provider of secure cloud-based integration and data management services and solutions, and Blue Ridge, the leading provider of cloud-based demand forecasting, planning and replenishment solutions, today announced the companies will begin showcasing new programs to increase supplier and buyer adoption using Liaison’s Cloud Services Integration (CSI) solutions and the Blue Ridge Cloud-based supply chain planning and analytics tools in November of 2013. The pre-packaged solutions are designed to reduce the amount of time and expense of on-boarding buyers and suppliers while increasing efficiency throughout the retail, CPG and manufacturing supply chains.
The Liaison Cloud Integration Platform enables companies to expand on-premise and cloud-based enterprise resource planning (ERP) applications and business processes throughout the extended enterprise. Real-time integration of information and processes is increasingly critical as organizations look to drive top line revenue and improve efficiencies. Liaison powers integration for many of the world’s leading industry networks, ERP applications and services solutions. Thousands of businesses rely daily on Liaison for enterprise class business integration.
“Liaison is thrilled to expand our position as the de facto integration partner in the Cloud Services Integration space through this partnership with Blue Ridge,” said Megan Pulliam, vice president of channel for Liaison Technologies. “When enterprises are looking to improve forecasting and inventory planning processes, they turn to a market leader like Blue Ridge. By establishing this partnership, Liaison expands the opportunity for these companies to optimize their inventory planning and analytics capabilities more effectively. Liaison’s cloud-based integration solutions automate the tedious process of synching and transforming data across an enterprise’s ecosystem.”
Blue Ridge Cloud supply chain planning and analytics solutions provide next-level visibility and precision in demand forecasting, planning and replenishment to retailers, distributors and manufacturers. With unique, real-time demand sensing and demand translation capabilities, organizations establish the starting point for a leaner and more agile end-to-end supply chain. Blue Ridge demand-driven solutions can be implemented in as little as 90 days and scaled to the most complex supply chains.
“Our customers are moving more and more of their applications to the cloud because of the ability to collaborate and pre-empt trends and disruptions in the supply chain. Liaison’s Cloud Integration Platform and expansive CSI solution are ideally suited to help them integrate Blue Ridge with any system needed, whether they are in the cloud or on their way,” said Greg White, chief executive officer for Blue Ridge. “The Liaison pre-packaged integrations have been supporting Blue Ridge clients for years and this will increase as we jointly bring increased replenishment, reporting and integration solutions to the market.”
About Blue Ridge
Blue Ridge Cloud supply chain planning and analytics solutions provide next-level visibility and precision in demand forecasting, planning and replenishment to retailers, distributors, and manufacturers. By optimizing product availability, inventory, and logistics costs, these companies increase cash flow by 50% or more and improve sales by double-digits, while stabilizing or even reducing inventory up to 30%. Blue Ridge demand-driven solutions can be implemented in as little as 90 days and scaled to the most complex supply chains. For more information, visit www.blueridgeinventory.com.
Liaison Technologies is a global data management and integration company. It provides innovative solutions to integrate, transform, harmonize, manage and secure critical business data on-premise or in the cloud. With a comprehensive array of business-to-business and application-to-application integration and data transformation services, as well as on-premise and cloud-based data security solutions, Liaison’s practitioners implement data management infrastructures adapted to each client’s specific business requirements. Headquartered in Atlanta, Liaison has offices in the Netherlands, Finland, Sweden and the United Kingdom. For more information, visit liaison.opentext.com.
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