Event Alert: Kinaxis to Participate in Panel Discussion at the Supply Chain Insights Global Summit: “Top 15 Supply Chains to Admire”

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Event Alert: Kinaxis to Participate in Panel Discussion at the Supply Chain Insights Global Summit: “Top 15 Supply Chains to Admire”

Panelists to Review the Supply Chain Insights Findings of Company Performance and Improvement on September 9th

OTTAWA, Canada, September, 5, 2014Kinaxis® (TSX:KXS), provider of RapidResponse®, delivering cloud-based SCM and S&OP applications, today announced that as a conference sponsor of the 2014  Supply Chain Insights Global Summit, it will participate in a panel discussion with other supply chain technology executives.

Panel Details
“Top 15 Supply Chains to Admire”
Wednesday, September 10th at 10:30 AM – 11:15 AM in Room Westminster B&C
The Phoenician, Scottsdale, AZ

The “Top 15 Supply Chains to Admire” is the culmination of a two-year effort to evaluate supply chain performance and improvement for the years of 2006-2013 by industry by vertical for publicly-held companies. To make the list, companies out-performed their peer group on operating margin, inventory turns and Return on Invested Capital while driving significant improvement in financial metrics over the period.Supply Chain Improvement is based on a detailed analysis calculated factors for balance, strength and resiliency. This methodology, termed the Supply Chain Index, was developed in partnership with the Operations Research team at Arizona State University. As part of the panel, four ex-AMR analysts –Roddy Martin, Mickey North Rizza, Lora Cecere and CJ Wehlage-- will share insights on the results and the trends.

Panelists:
Lora Cecere, Founder and CEO of Supply Chain Insights
Mickey North Rizza, Vice President of Strategic Services at Bravo Solutions
Roddy Martin, Managing Director – Value Chain & Operations Transformation at Accenture
CJ Wehlage, Vice President of High Tech Solutions at  Kinaxis

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About Kinaxis Inc.

Kinaxis is a leading provider of cloud-based subscription software that enables our customers to improve and accelerate analysis and decision-making across their supply chain operations. The supply chain planning and analytics capabilities of our product, RapidResponse, create the foundation for managing multiple, interconnected supply chain management processes. By using the single RapidResponse product instead of combining individual disparate software solutions, our customers gain visibility across their supply chains, can respond quickly to changing conditions, and ultimately realize significant operating efficiencies.

Investor Relations:

Robert Kelly
TMX Equicom
T: (416) 815-0700 ext. 253
rkelly@tmxequicom.com

Media Relations

Melissa Clow
Tel: (613) 592-5780 ext. 5513
mclow@kinaxis.com

 

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