JDA Software Launches New Business Unit Dedicated to Delivering Supply Chain Solutions to the Global 3PL Marketplace

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JDA Software Launches New Business Unit Dedicated to Delivering Supply Chain Solutions to the Global 3PL Marketplace

Global market demand for 3PL supply chain planning, execution, pricing and revenue management solutions driving new focus


Scottsdale, Ariz. – April 24, 2014 – JDA Software Group, Inc.

, today announced the launch of a new business unit dedicated to delivering the industry’s most comprehensive set of supply chain solutions to the global third party logistics (3PL) marketplace. This move reinforces JDA’s commitment to provide 3PLs with innovative distribution-centric solutions and full lifecycle engagements that enable 3PLs to expand their service portfolio, increase revenue and improve margins while reducing total cost of ownership.


Shippers and 3PLs are reevaluating the nature of their strategic relationships in an effort to expand beyond warehousing and transportation services into all aspects of the end-to-end supply chain,” said Todd Johnson, global vice president, 3PL, JDA Software. “This newly formed business unit will enable 3PL organizations to expand their service portfolio to deliver growth, differentiation and profitability by leveraging JDA’s market-leading supply chain solutions and a robust cloud and services offering.”


JDA offers a suite of end-to-end supply chain, pricing and revenue management solutions, including critical execution capabilities such as warehouse management and transportation management solutions. JDA’s solutions support contract logistics, freight forwarding, cargo and contract manufacturing companies. These solutions are designed in a way that enables 3PLs to offer specific services for the hi-tech, automotive, CPG, retail, and other industries enabled by JDA’s solutions. This end-to-end footprint combines supply chain planning capabilities like demand and fulfillment planning together with supply chain execution capabilities like warehouse, transportation and distributed order management. For logistics service providers in the cargo market, JDA solutions also enable pricing and revenue management excellence.


Additionally, JDA offers 3PLs fast implementation cycles and reduced total cost of ownership with complete, dedicated 3PL solution lifecycle support based on JDA’s key services enablers: consulting, education and cloud operations, utilizing 3PL-specific offerings delivered by JDA’s combined on-shore and off-shore Center of Excellence resource platform.


JDA’s 3PL solutions are utilized by over 200 of the largest 3PL companies across more than 75 countries, including 7 of the top 10 global 3PL companies1.

Learn More about JDA’s 3PL Solutions at JDA FOCUS 2014

Plan to attend JDA FOCUS 2014, the industry’s largest supply chain event, April 27-30 at the MGM Grand Hotel & Casino in Las Vegas. At FOCUS, you will experience a unique opportunity to engage with both shippers and other leading 3PLs to learn innovative solutions to industry challenges.


While at FOCUS, plan to attend the following JDA 3PL sessions: 

To learn more about FOCUS 2014 and to register for the conference, please visit http://jda.com/focus.

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About JDA Software Group, Inc.

JDA Software is the leading provider of supply chain, manufacturing planning, retail planning, store operations and collaborative category management solutions. JDA’s innovative solutions and unmatched industry expertise help companies streamline their supply chain, optimize inventory, labor and customer service levels, and deliver increased profits. As a result, JDA’s solutions have become the industry standard for more than 4,000 of the world’s leading retailers, manufacturers and distributors. To learn more, visit jda.com or email info@jda.com.

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