Planning & Execution2019-10-01T15:47:45-05:00

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Business Planning

Global Trade Compliance: Handling the Complexities

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Global trade offers enormous opportunities—but it is also enormously complex. Regulatory compliance must be top priority to avoid penalties, delays and added costs. E2open helps you address global trade compliance complexities by automating all [...]

  • Optimizing Your Logistics Operations

Optimizing Your Logistics Operations

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When delivery windows are tight, even minor missteps and miscalculations can have major consequences. E2open’s multimodal logistics applications provide a range of capabilities for removing inefficiencies and optimizing trade lane performance. The benefits are [...]

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Our Story: Demand. Supply. Delivered.

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As innovation and disruption continuously transform the business environment, you need to turn data into intelligence in an instant. You need insight to adjust nimbly to the market and give customers what they want, when [...]

Don’t Get Trapped Within Your Own Four Walls

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The rise in outsourced manufacturing and distribution has prompted a new way of thinking about supply chain management. Instead of focusing solely on internal operations, leaders have broadened their scope to encompass the entire value [...]

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E2open Forecasting and Inventory Benchmark Study Finds Demand Sensing and Multi-Echelon Inventory Optimization Combination Reduces Safety Stock by More Than 30%

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Newly released eighth annual study provides “state of the nation” view of forecasting and inventory performance AUSTIN, Texas, February 27, 2019 – E2open today announced the publication of its 2018 Forecasting and Inventory Benchmark Study, an [...]

  • Taming the Tail

Taming the Tail

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A few weeks ago, I posted a blog outlining key themes from the 2018 Forecasting and Inventory Benchmark Study that will be published later this month. As the “State of the Nation” for forecasting performance, [...]

  • Your Supply Chain Unchained

Your Supply Chain, Unchained

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It’s time to unlock agility, intelligence and transparency. Learn firsthand from President and CEO Michael Farlekas how E2open is reinventing supply chain management to empower customers with true visibility and insight for continuous growth. [...]

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E2open Demand Planning Data Sheet

Business Planning, Data Sheets|

Supply chain management begins with demand planning, and getting demand right is essential for maximizing service and revenue while minimizing costs. Using automation and machine learning algorithms, E2open’s Demand Planning application creates the most accurate [...]

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SCL HUB

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London, UK - Hilton Waldorf Hotel - January 31, 2019 SCL Hub Conference is a one-day event that brings together leading buyers from the UK and the EU. Join E2open and your peers to engage [...]

  • North American Supply Chain Executive Summit

North American Supply Chain Executive Summit 2019

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Chicago, Illinois — September 10-11, 2019 The North American Supply Chain Executives Summit will bring together a “who’s who” of industry experts, service and solution providers, and media partners from across North America to network, benchmark, [...]

  • SCM World Leaders Forum

SCM World Leaders Forum

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London, UK — July 7-9, 2019 Gold Sponsor The annual retreat for the world’s supply chain, operations and procurement elite. A series of key governing principles ensure that attendees have the capacity to truly validate [...]

  • 2019 Valor Games Far West

2019 Valor Games Far West

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May 30 - June 2, 2019 Coast Guard Island – Alameda, California In partnership with the U.S. Coast Guard and the Northern California Regional Paralympic Sport Program, Far West Wheelchair Athletic Association hosted Valor Games [...]

  • Gartner Supply Chain Executive Conference US 2019

Gartner Supply Chain Executive Conference

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Phoenix, Arizona — May 13-16, 2019 Premier Sponsor Join Premier Sponsor E2open at Gartner Supply Chain Executive Conference as they demonstrate how supply chains leaders will blend the lessons of the past with their aspirations [...]

  • Channel Focus North America 2019

Channel Focus North America 2019

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Carlsbad, California — May 14-16, 2019 Platinum Sponsor Join us in May 2019 when Baptie will be celebrating the 22nd Anniversary of Channel Focus North America! The World’s leading event for people involved in building [...]

  • Retail & Consumer Goods Analytics Summit

Retail & Consumer Goods Analytics Summit

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Chicago, IL — April 24-26, 2019 Swissotel The Retail & Consumer Goods Analytics Summit is designed to connect & educate executives who are looking for a deeper understanding of marketplace disruption, growth & consumer strategies [...]

  • Dell Match Play 2019

Dell Match Play 2019

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Austin, Texas — March 27-31, 2019 Sponsor One of the biggest draws on the PGA TOUR circuit, WGC-Dell Match Play is a single-elimination match play tournament featuring the top 64 players on the Official World [...]

  • Future-Proof your Channel Marketing 2019

Future-Proof your Channel Marketing 2019

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Menlo Park, CA — March 26, 2019 Quadrus Conference Center Join us for this free day of channel marketing best practice and insight where we will discuss how emerging technologies like Ai, machine-learning, and 5G mobility [...]

  • Rodeo Austin

Rodeo Austin

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Austin, Texas — March 16-30, 2019 Outdoor Stage - Presenting Sponsor Rodeo Austin hosts over 100 live music performances during the fifteen-day Fair and Rodeo, and is proud to bring a concert series to the [...]

  • Rethink SPMS

Rethink SPMS

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Berlin, Germany — February 18-19, 2019 Tech Session Sponsor The Rethink! SPMS Europe 2019 is the leading strategic Smart Manufacturing summit for production executives and plant managers to interactively discuss the future of smart factories, [...]

  • SCM World Live Europe

SCM World Live Europe

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Barcelona, Spain — October 27-29, 2019 Gold Sponsor The exclusive cross-industry forum for all supply chain leaders looking to drive innovation and collaboration in supply chain strategy and to make new connections with other SVPs, [...]

  • Gartner Supply Chain Planning Summit 2019

Gartner Supply Chain Planning Summit 2019

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Denver, Colorado – Gaylord Rockies – November 4-5, 2019 Premier Sponsor Join Premier Sponsor E2open at the Gartner Supply Chain Planning Summit which is designed to be an immersive experience for the entire strategy and [...]

  • E2open Sales Order Collaboration

E2open Sales Order Collaboration Data Sheet

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A smoothly running, digitized procure-to-pay process that integrates tightly with enterprise resource planning (ERP) is an imperative for minimizing costs and meeting customer demands on time. E2open’s Sales Order Collaboration application automates and streamlines end-to-end [...]

  • E2open Sales and Operations Planning

E2open Sales and Operations Planning Data Sheet

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Organizations confidently balance demand and supply with financial goals by aligning internal and even external stakeholders using E2open’s Sales and Operations Planning (S&OP) application. Powerful what-if simulations reveal the financial and service impacts of tradeoff [...]

  • E2open Buy-Sell Management

E2open Buy-Sell Management Data Sheet

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When manufacturing or construction is outsourced, materials procurement is often outsourced along with it. As a result, enterprises quickly lose visibility into essential planning and execution data. E2open’s Buy-Sell Management application helps companies regain visibility [...]

  • E2open Demand Sensing Application

E2open Demand Sensing Application

Demand Sensing, Videos|

E2open's Demand Sensing application is a next-generation forecasting technology invented by E2open in 2002, it analyzes current demand signals such as orders, shipments and retailer data like point-of-sale, to predict the most likely amount [...]

  • E2open S&OP Financial Planning

E2open S&OP Financial Planning

Business Planning, Videos|

E2open's Sales and Operations Planning application enable best-in-class consensus planning to gain cross-functional agreement and quickly evaluate the financial impact of trade-offs. Learn more about E2open's Sales and Operations Planning application in this 1-minute [...]

  • Introducing the E2open Mobile App

Introducing the E2open Mobile App

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E2open’s mobile application empowers planners to track orders and inventory transactions and receive alerts anytime, anywhere. Mobile devices gather information real-time and facilitate “in-the-moment” business decisions. Users can leverage work-offline and sync-later features when [...]

  • E2open Harmony Demo

E2open Harmony Demo

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Harmony® is E2open’s supply chain platform that offers a modern and intuitive user experience. The platform utilizes robust data integration and extends across the E2open supply chain intelligent applications. It enables all users across the [...]

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E2open Strategic Platform

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Manage production, inventory, logistics and channel activity across every tier in your supply chain. Leverage a single, unified strategic platform that enables you to eliminate silos and connect end-to-end in real time to reduce direct [...]

  • A New Era of Channel Management Webinar

A New Era of Channel Management Webinar

Webinars|

SiriusDecisions and E2open discuss how recent M&A activity in the channel management space has brought together 5 major brands – Zyme, Birch Worldwide, Entomo, CCI and Foster MacCallum – onto a unified technology [...]

  • eBook: 2016 Forecasting Benchmark Study

2016 Forecasting Benchmark Study

Demand Sensing, eBooks|

Now in its seventh year, this remains the most comprehensive study of demand planning performance, encompassing $250 billion in annual sales from 17 multinational consumer products companies, with 9 billion cases and 1.6 [...]

ISO 27001 Certification

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E2open is one of the first dedicated, cloud-based supply chain Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) vendors to achieve the International Organization for Standardization/International Electrotechnical Commission (ISO/IEC) 27001:2013 Security Registration (ISO 27001). ISO 27001 is an internationally recognized standard for certifying that a [...]

  • Predictive Analytics for Demand Planning

Predictive Analytics for Demand Planning

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The wealth of real-time data available today can help determine future demand for your organization’s products and services. In global supply chain management, the application of predictive analytics is key to creating flexible [...]

  • The State of Demand Planning Performance

The State of Demand Planning Performance

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How good is best-in-class forecasting performance? How bad is item proliferation? Can prescriptive analytics like Demand Sensing provide a step-change in performance? In this webinar, John Lash, VP of Product Marketing at E2open, [...]

  • SCM World Gartner

SCM World Live Europe

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BARCELONA, SPAIN — NOVEMBER 4-6, 2018 What lies ahead for work and how will supply chain careers evolve in the next decade? Digitalization is having disruptive effects on managerial, logistics, planning, and other supply chain [...]

  • DreamForce

Dreamforce

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SAN FRANCISCO, CA — SEPTEMBER 25-28, 2018 E2open hosted Lounge at the W Hotel (across the street from the Masconi Center). Come rest, recharge and meet with E2open execs during four days of inspiration, giving [...]

  • Gartner SC Executive Conference

Gartner SC Executive Conference

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LONDON, UK — SEPTEMBER 23-25, 2018 Gain all the supply chain insight you need. All in one place. Join fellow supply chain leaders and their teams to discover how to set strategic goals appropriate to [...]

  • SC Insights Imagine Summit

SC Insights Imagine Summit

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PHILADELPHIA, PA — SEPTEMBER 4-7, 2018 The SC Insights event is by invitation-only for line-of-business leaders from retailers, manufacturers, and distributors. The 2018 Summit is for technology visionaries and has no sponsorships. The event is [...]

  • Channel Management Luncheon

Discrete Channel BU Round Table

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SAN JOSE, CA — AUGUST 9, 2018 This is a forum for Channel Leaders to share best practices and see where the industry is going.  Tony White, VP Channel Incentives Business Unit, E2open, will moderate [...]

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E2open Delivers Deeper Collaboration, Planning and Insights Through a Unified User Experience for the World’s Largest Network for Supply Chain and Sales Operations

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Consistent cadence of technology updates and fast integration of newly acquired technologies, including Zyme’s Channel Data Management, continue to bring E2open customers unparalleled benefits across the complete value chain. AUSTIN, Texas, May 15, 2018 – E2open, the [...]

  • Channel Focus North America 2018

Channel Focus North America 2018

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PHOENIX, AZ — MAY 14, 2018 - MAY 16, 2018 Channel Focus is the World’s leading event for people involved in building and developing Channels for the leading companies in the IT/Telecom industries. For over [...]

SSAE18 SOC2

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Working with an accounting firm, E2open received it’s SSAE18 SOC2 Type I report on August 31, 2015, reporting on the controls over information technology, security, availability, confidentiality and related processes used to…

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The Magic of Predicting Demand from Data

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Strategy+Business, Philipp Berttram, Judith Schneider, and Marc Münch Demand sensing is a key element of a real-time, connected supply chain ecosystem and can kick-start digital transformation. Demand sensing allows companies to get closer to the consumer [...]

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Companies in the dark with indirect sales data

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  IT Pro, Nick Andrews Under huge pressure to compete in a crowded marketplace, the challenge for consumer electronic companies is to develop leading-edge products that appeal to increasingly discerning customers. It is also to [...]

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Get More by Sharing

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  Engage Customer, Nick Andrews   Establishing best practices and agreeing on a common reporting vocabulary not only increases data accuracy, but it can also aid operational efficiencies.  Yet, according to research, many consumer electronics [...]

  • Top Myths Around Demand Sensing

Top Myths Around Demand Sensing

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Demand sensing technology has been around for more than 15 years, yet there are still many myths around just what it is, what it does and the prerequisites to use it. With that in mind, [...]

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Data Drives Business Success

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  Business Computing World UK, Nick Andrews   Consumer electronics companies are under huge pressure to compete in an increasingly crowded marketplace. The challenge is not only to reach ever more discerning customers and drive [...]

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With Zyme, E2open Strengthens Its Downstream Visibility

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Supply Chain Magazine France After the acquisitions of Terra Technology, Orchestro and Steelwedge, E2open continues to expand the functionality of its end-to-end visibility platform through the acquisition of Zyme, a provider of a Channel Data [...]

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E2open Announces Definitive Agreement to Acquire Zyme

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MONDAY 6 NOVEMBER 2017 E2open Announces Definitive Agreement to Acquire Zyme Combination Creates the World’s Largest Operating Network for Manufacturing, Supply Chain and Sales Operations Austin, TX – November 6, 2017 – E2open, the one place in the [...]

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CGT Visionaries 2017

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MONDAY 19 JUNE 2017 CGT Visionaries 2017 Congratulations to E2open Customer Darren Carlat, Frito-Lay Congratulations to E2open customer Darren Carlat, Senior Director, Supply Chain Planning at Frito-Lay for being named a 2017 CGT Visionary. Carlat [...]

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CGT Visionaries 2017

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Monday 11 July 2016 Michael Farlekas, CEO, E2open Today’s modern supply chains are multi-enterprise, starting with consumers, retailers, distributors; and flowing through an extended network of suppliers, contract manufacturers, and other third parties. Successfully managing [...]

  • Realizing Value from Order Promising

Realizing Value from Order Promising

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Sudy Bharadwaj, Senior Director, Value Engineering, E2open Turning Your CFO into a Supply Chain Fan Value measurement for solving supply chain problems has been a challenge in the past. However, the emergence of analytics frameworks [...]

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E2open Finishes Fiscal Year with Record Results

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THURSDAY 11 MAY 2017 E2open Finishes Fiscal Year with Record Results E2open to also unveil Harmony: The one place, in the cloud, to operate the connected supply chain. Austin, TX – May 11, 2017 – E2open, the world’s [...]

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E2open Finishes Fiscal Year with Record Results

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THURSDAY 11 MAY 2017 E2open Finishes Fiscal Year with Record Results E2open to also unveil Harmony: The one place, in the cloud, to operate the connected supply chain. Austin, TX – May 11, 2017 – E2open, the world’s [...]

How GE Cleaned Up Its Channel Data

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THURSDAY 16 MARCH 2017 How GE Cleaned Up Its Channel Data SiriusDecisions Marketplace, Jessica Lillian For b-to-b channel suppliers, collecting and using point-of-sale (POS) data from their partners is critical to channel visibility and sales [...]

E2open Releases Connector for Oracle Cloud, Extends its SAP-certified Adapter to Demand Sensing and Collaboration Solutions, and Introduces Intuitive Personalized Dashboards and New Workflows for Managing Recalls

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TUESDAY 21 FEBRUARY 2017 E2open Releases Connector for Oracle Cloud, Extends its SAP-certified Adapter to Demand Sensing and Collaboration Solutions, and Introduces Intuitive Personalized Dashboards and New Workflows for Managing Recalls Austin, TX – February [...]

  • A Moment of Reflection for the New Year

A Moment of Reflection for the New Year

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Each January, the pundits are abuzz with talk about the new food trends for the year. Whether it’s antibiotics, sugar levels, food waste, GMO-labeling or cauliflower being the new kale, one thing is for certain: [...]

E2open Announces Third Consecutive Quarter of Record Growth

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THURSDAY 26 JANUARY 2017 E2open Announces Third Consecutive Quarter of Record Growth Austin, TX – January 26, 2017 – E2open, the world’s largest Supply Chain Operating Network, today announced another consecutive record-breaking quarter. In its third quarter, [...]

  • The Journey to a Customer-Driven Supply Chain

The Journey to a Customer-Driven Supply Chain

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Patrick Lemoine, Vice President, Product Marketing, E2open A Challenging Planning Environment For consumers, the world of electronics is full of exciting new gadgets. For the companies involved in designing, manufacturing, and bringing these products to [...]

How Precise Forecasting Tames Item Proliferation

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FRIDAY 6 JANUARY 2017 Inbound Logistics, John Lash, VP Product Marketing, E2open Accurate forecasts enable better planning, lower inventory and manufacturing costs, and improved service levels. However, the current environment of increased complexity and a [...]

Forecasting Success

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WEDNESDAY 14 DECEMBER 2016 Forecasting Success Logistics Manager - December 2016 Roundtable Discussion Aligning demand and supply in real-time is a challenging task for many companies. In today’s fast-moving markets, it’s not enough to have [...]

  • Removing the Bullwhip Effect Across the Network

Removing the Bullwhip Effect Across the Network

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Pawan Joshi, Senior Vice President, Products & Strategy, E2open In 1961, Jay Forrester formalized the recognition of the bullwhip effect in his book titled, Industrial Dynamics. 55 years later, companies still struggle to deal with [...]

  • In Pursuit of Productivity

In Pursuit of Productivity

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Does planner workload affect productivity? Can technology help companies achieve a step-change in productivity? The answer to both of these questions is yes. Here are some data-driven facts to consider in your pursuit of productivity. [...]

  • The Power of Predictive Analytics

The Power of Predictive Analytics

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The use of predictive analytics is rising According to KPMG’s 2016 Global Consumer Executive Top of Mind Survey, the use of predictive analytics will double by 2018. In addition, 46% of companies plan to use [...]

Time to Leverage Your Extended Supply Chain

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TUESDAY 28 JUNE 2016 Time to Leverage Your Extended Supply Chain The first step in achieving end-to-end synchronization often begins with the realization that modern supply chains have moved beyond enterprise resource planning (ERP). When [...]

E2open Announces Record Results in Q1

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TUESDAY 21 JUNE 2016 E2open Announces Record Results in Q1 Austin, TX – June 21, 2016 – E2open, the world's largest Supply Chain Operating Network, today announces record quarterly revenue, record new client bookings, and accelerating cash generation. [...]

E2open Acquires Terra Technology

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FRIDAY 4 MARCH 2016 E2open Acquires Terra Technology Leading supply chain operating network to combine with industry leader for demand sensing, inventory optimization, and transportation forecasting Austin, TX – March 4, 2016 – E2open, the largest and most [...]

E2open Names Santosh Nanda SVP Product Development

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WEDNESDAY 20 JANUARY 2016 E2open Names Santosh Nanda SVP Product Development Innovative Global Technology and Business Veteran Joins Management Team Austin, TX – January 21, 2016 – E2open today announced the addition of Santosh Nanda to the [...]

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