Today's retail industry demands that global trading partners work with one another to achieve new efficiencies like never before
Minneapolis, MN (PRWEB) December 1, 2009
SPS Commerce, a leading Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) trading partner integration center provider, recently hosted its 12th annual customer council meeting at the Marquette Hotel in Minneapolis, Minnesota.
The invitation-only event welcomed a significant number of retail trading partners, including retailers, distributors, and suppliers, and featured presentations by retail and supply chain executives from Best Buy, Marine Corps Community Services, Pure Fishing and The Sports Authority.
This year's meeting focused on topics that retail trading partners are challenged with in today's down economy, including:
- Expanding community development initiatives, domestic and international
- Automating more transactions with trading partners, including retailers, suppliers, 3PLs, carriers, sourcing companies and factories
- Optimizing inventory through supply chain intelligence
- Deploying new item management strategies
- Leveraging the ASN for improved receiving and inventory management
"Today's retail industry demands that global trading partners work with one another to achieve new efficiencies like never before," said Archie Black, president and CEO of SPS Commerce. "Many of our customers and other retail experts spoke on how they are improving their fulfillment operations by automating, streamlining, and enhancing their trading partner relationships across the supply chain. Every year, this exchange of ideas and best practices helps our customers outperform their competition and enables SPS Commerce to continue to provide the SaaS supply chain integration and intelligence they need."
About SPS Commerce
SPS Commerce is a leader in Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) supply chain integration, providing connectivity, visibility and intelligence to thousands of trading partners around the globe. Thousands of customers in over 40 countries, including retailers, distributors, manufacturers, 3PLs, and sourcing companies, have selected SPS Commerce as their outsourced provider to automate and integrate their trading relationships. The company's suite of services leverage its multi-tenant architecture, multi-party sharing, and comprehensive knowledge of thousands of retailers' business processes and specifications and integration expertise with a variety of systems for accounting, ERP, packing and shipping, and WMS. SPS Commerce is a recognized SaaS leader in B2B integration and intelligence with pre-built integrations spanning 2,700 unique order management models across 1,300 retailers, grocers and distributors, the most comprehensive SaaS product suite available, and 35 quarters of consecutive revenue growth. SPS Commerce is headquartered in Minneapolis, Minnesota. For additional information, please contact SPS Commerce at 866-245-8100 or visit http://www.spscommerce.com.
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