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i2 Will Come Out Ahead In Kmart Deal
While many retailers acquire advanced technology for their supply chains in order to stay ahead of competition, Kmart is doing it just to stay in business.

kmart i2  Come Out Ahead In Kmart Deal i2 Will Come Out Ahead In Kmart Deal S. McVey - October 24, 2000 Event Summary During its recent Planet 2000 user conference, B2B supply chain collaboration software market leader i2 Technologies announced a deal with a venerated symbol of American discount retail, Kmart Corporation. i2 is vested with the task of transforming the retail company's inefficient fulfillment operations and enabling it to become a viable player in the Internet economy. By leveraging i2's expertise

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i2 Third Quarter Results Are The Usual Story


i2 Technologies completes another stellar quarter. Does success ever become boring?

kmart i2  Come Out Ahead In Kmart Deal ). Other new clients include Cypress Semiconductor Corporation, Allied Worldwide, and Sears. i2 also announced i2 TradeMatrix 5.0, the latest release of its marketplace platform and solution suite. TradeMatrix 5.0 encompasses solutions, content and a multi-enterprise platform that i2 believes will take companies beyond the first-generation bid/ask marketplace model prevalent today, to a second-generation model that enables e-marketplaces to model, plan and transact across all Read More

Internet Makes SCP All That It Can Be


The Internet is reshaping the supply chain planning marketplace. Several clear trends have emerged in recent years that capitalize on the possibilities for collaboration, information sharing, and instantaneous communication that the Internet provides.

kmart i2  of proponents like retailers Kmart, Wal-Mart, and Sports Authority as well as consulting firms like Andersen Consulting. Some SCP and ERP vendors have recognized CPFR's potential and are building standard CPFR protocols into their collaboration products. Logility was an early champion of CPFR and its Voyager XPS product, hosted via i-Community, is the culmination of several years of CPFR-compliant architecture development. ERP giant SAP also offers CPFR support as part of mySAP.com. According to a 1999 st Read More

Merging Disparate IT Systems and Exploiting Multichannels


Astute IT strategies should help any company develop a strong competitive advantage whether it be improved time-to-market, better insights about customers behavior and preferences, or to devise a more efficient supply chain. This should be embraced by Sears Holding and Federation/May.

kmart i2  example, in mid 2000, Kmart deployed a number of SCM products including i2 Technologies and former EXE Technologies (now part of SSA Global ), to launch an ambitious renovation attempt worth $1.4 billion (USD) of software to improve its supply chain systems. It aim to reduce store-level out-of-stocks and to increase inventory turns (see i2 Will Come Out Ahead in Kmart Deal ). Unfortunately, Kmart had seemingly fallen prey to the misperception that packaged applications, in plain vanilla mode, and withou Read More

Wet Quarter Postpones Amazon's Desiccation While Kmart Drowns


It is all about a viable and innovative business value proposition, immaculate execution, low costs, and customer satisfaction, and not about the company’s name or the nature of its operation (clicks vs. bricks) – should be the motto of the story of the two pertinent giants Amazon and Kmart.

kmart i2  attention, and cost savings. Kmart did attempt to harness technology at least to address supply chain efficiency, though. By deploying a number of supply chain management products including i2 Technologies and EXE Technologies , the company launched an ambitious renovation attempt to improve supply chain systems, with the aim to reduce store-level out-of-stocks and to increase inventory turns. Unfortunately, Kmart had seemingly fallen prey to the misperception that packaged applications can run a complex Read More

Ariba Holds Announcement Festival


Ariba shells out to hold a meeting in Miami. The IBM/i2/Ariba alliance is going strong, and new tools will make it easier for the rest of us to get on board.

kmart i2  Holds Announcement Festival Ariba Holds Announcement Festival D. Geller - October 2, 2000 Event Summary Ariba held the LIVE Miami 2000 event in Miami, Florida to showcase some notable successes and new announcements. One of the most significant was the completion of the first phase of the roadmap for the IBM/i2/Ariba alliance (see B2Big Deal for IBM, Ariba, and i2 ). Claiming that the effort required 300 developers for a period of two and a half months, the alliance announced that the baseline Read More

i2 Buys RightWorks, Deals Blow To Ariba, Manugistics


i2 buys e-procurement vendor RightWorks as it and old supply chain rival Manugistics increasingly find themselves fending off new challengers. Shared adversity can sometimes make enemies into allies. But in this case…

kmart i2  Buys RightWorks, Deals Blow To Ariba, Manugistics i2 Buys RightWorks, Deals Blow To Ariba, Manugistics S. McVey - March 26, 2001 Event Summary i2 Technologies recently announced that it would acquire collaborative e-procurement vendor RightWorks , subject to shareholder approval. Analysts are portraying the move as the last straw for i2's stormy partnership with Ariba . Although i2 will honor 15 or so existing joint contracts and will continue selling the integrated solution to clients on demand, it Read More

GE GXS: Part and Parcel of B2B Exchange


General Electric’s GXS provides the infrastructure for a new digital marketplace. The announcement sheds light on the possibility that GXS can leverage its traditional infrastructure business into a lead position within the new economy.

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Manugistics Posts Third Quarter Loss But Sees License Growth


Manugistics Group recently reported a 35% increase in third quarter license revenues to $14.6 million, a result of signing a number of new clients. The company reported a net loss for the quarter of $4.8 million, or $0.17 per share.

kmart i2  Posts Third Quarter Loss But Sees License Growth Manugistics Posts Third Quarter Loss But Sees License Growth S. McVey - January 5th, 2000 Event Summary Manugistics Group recently reported revenues and earnings for its third fiscal quarter ended November 30, 1999. License revenue increased for the first time in five quarters, rising 35% over last quarter to $14.6 million. Manugistics attributes the increase to the signing of several new clients, including BASF, BMW AG, and Heilig-Meyers Read More

Change of the Guard at JDA Software


Supply chain management software vendor JDA Software is looking for a new CEO. Get P.J.'s take on the change of the guard.

kmart i2  of the Guard at JDA Software Hamish Brewer, a long standing CEO of JDA Software Group, Inc. , a leading supply chain management (SCM) software solutions provider, is leaving the company . Baljit (Bal) Dail, a technology executive who has served as JDA’s chairman since May 2013, has been named interim CEO. Dail, who is currently also an operating partner at New Mountain Capital , will lead the search for a permanent successor “to lead the company through the next phase of its strategic growth Read More

Continental Tires Selects JDA Manufacturing Planning


German tire manufacturer and automotive suppler Continental Tires selected solutions from the JDA Manufacturing Planning Suite to help transform its global supply chain operations. Continental Tires is looking to employ different supply chain strategies.

kmart i2  Tires Selects JDA Manufacturing Planning German tire manufacturer and automotive suppler Continental Tires, with sales of €33.3 billion in 2013, selected solutions from the JDA Manufacturing Planning Suite to help transform its global supply chain operations. As part of the company’s SCM 2.0 transformation, Continental Tires is looking to employ different supply chain strategies to serve its different customers and channels based on their value to the business.   Continental’s Tires divis Read More

IBM & ILOG Matrimony: Good for BPM, Uncertain for SCM? -- Part 1


While my two separate blog post series about workflow automation and Business Process Management (BPM) and about the long tails of supply chains were coming to their respective ends, one event that is curiously pertinent to both topics has meanwhile taken place in the market. Namely, at the end of July 2008, IBM acquired ILOG, a specialized software provider with headquarters in France and the

kmart i2  & ILOG Matrimony: Good for BPM, Uncertain for SCM? -- Part 1 While my two separate blog post series about workflow automation and Business Process Management (BPM) and about the long tails of supply chains were coming to their respective ends, one event that is curiously pertinent to both topics has meanwhile taken place in the market. Namely, at the end of July 2008, IBM acquired ILOG , a specialized software provider with headquarters in France and the US. Over 3,000 direct corporate customers in Read More

Adexa Reports Record First Quarter Results


It began the quarter as Paragon Management Systems and finished it as Adexa. Now the company looks to build on its record first quarter results.

kmart i2  Reports Record First Quarter Results Adexa Reports Record First Quarter Results S. McVey - June 9, 2000 Event Summary Adexa, the vendor formerly known as Paragon Management Systems, announced record revenue for its first quarter of 2000. At $9.5 million, total revenue rose 24% over the fourth quarter of last year and nearly tripled revenue of the first quarter of 1999 of $3.5 million. The Los Angeles based vendor experienced a rise in each one of its segments: licenses, services, and maintenance. Read More