Press Release Summary:
Warehouse Management and Workforce Management solutions deliver flexible and configurable workflows as well as features that incorporate all necessary functions required to optimize multi-client distribution center. Along with user-defined billing options that span all operations, vertical industry-focused features provide flexibility and configurable workflows to third party logistics (3PL) providers.
Original Press Release:
RedPrairie WMS Enhances 3PL Features and Billing Options
Optimises multi-client DC's and provides more flexible and configurable workflows
Sydney Australia - RedPrairie Corporation, a world leading consumer driven optimisation company, announced today that its Warehouse Management (WMS) and Workforce Management solutions provide new features and billing options to support third party logistics (3PL) providers. The new features incorporate all of the necessary functions required to optimise a multi-client distribution centre. The new user-defined billing options span across all operations including receipt check in, putaway, picking, loading, storage, and value-added services. Together, the new features and billing models provide more flexibility and configurable workflows to third party providers.
"RedPrairie is proud of its history of providing specific supply chain solutions for 3PL providers," said Tom Kozenski, Vice President of Product Strategy for RedPrairie. "With an increasing percentage of companies outsourcing their logistics to third party providers, we saw a further opportunity to provide additional tools and features that give 3PL providers the flexibility they need to differentiate themselves in the marketplace."
Included in the offering are features created for 3PL's that focus on specific vertical industries including Automotive OEM suppliers, food cold chain storage providers, co-packers that operate in the CPG industry and retailer crossdock facilities.
"As one of the largest public refrigerated warehouse companies in North America, Interstate Warehousing has a long history of providing superior customer service," according to Matt Helbling, Senior Vice President of Tippmann Group / Interstate Warehousing. "RedPrairie's ability to provide Interstate with flexible third-party billing solutions and innovative development processes has been instrumental to our ability to exceed our customers' expectations."
About RedPrairie Corporation
RedPrairie is a world leading consumer driven optimization company. Built on an advanced Service Oriented Architecture (SOA) developed over the past 10 years, the RedPrairie integrated suite of solutions offers on-demand capabilities to over 25,000 sites worldwide for many of the world's largest companies.
RedPrairie's E²e (TM) solutions synchronise people and products throughout the customer buying cycle to ensure goods reach the right place at the right time. At the point of sale, this means consumers have access to desired products and that the store is staffed with the right people to help them make their purchases. In the production cycle, it means suppliers and manufacturers time and synchronise shipments and production based on demand signals from the retailer. And in the back room of the store, it means having the least amount of inventory, solving the "last 50 metres" problem of the retail supply chain.
With 20 global service sites and standard service methods that have been validated over the last 30 years, RedPrairie provides unparalleled service and support. For additional information, call 61-2-8923 6272 or +91 80 2649 4052 or +86 21 5230 2711 or access www.RedPrairie.com
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