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Monday, September 15, 2014

Food for Thought-The Next Great Disruption Coming to Supply Chains

The following link provides an interesting insight and outlook, when it comes to design a supply chain strategy.The author has highlighted a critical dimension specifying “customer” taking a center-stage enabled with all time internet connectivity providing reach to vast of information in span of clicks and time of seconds.

Wednesday, August 13, 2014
Tradesmen Insights

B-to-B Marketing: Is There Room for Humor?

Another example is Kinaxis who used the idea of a dating scenario to bring home the points on supply chain management. Here’s an example of how Kinaxis puts humor into the use.

The challenge to all you conservative folks out there is to keep an open mind. I’m not suggesting you drop all the traditional stuff, absolutely not. But it’s not bad to show folks you’re human.

Thursday, July 31, 2014

Sense and Respond: Leverage the Digital Advantage

Leading solutions such as GTNexus and Kinaxis are helping to unify supply chain planning and execution, enabling rapid response and coordination across global business networks.

Thursday, July 31, 2014

Top Supply Chain Websites

Kinaxis is a Supply Chain and Sales and Operations solution provider that also operate the Supply Chain Expert Community, which is a collaborative forum for subject matter experts to write about various Supply Chain subjects. Some of the most interesting, forward-looking posts come from Dustin Mattison, a prominent Supply Chain blogger who’s posted numerous engaging interviews with leaders in the field. For example, check out his most recent interview about the unique advantages millennials stand to bring to Supply Chains.

Friday, June 13, 2014
Celestica Press Release

Celestica Recognizes Suppliers With Its 2013 Total Cost of Ownership Supplier Awards

TORONTO, Canada - Celestica Inc. (NYSE, TSX: CLS), a global leader in the delivery of end-to-end product lifecycle solutions, today announced the winners of its 2013 Total Cost of Ownership (TCOOTM) Supplier Awards. The awards honour suppliers who provide the best TCOO performance to Celestica and its customers by demonstrating excellence in quality, delivery, technology, service, pricing and flexibility.

Best IT Technology Partner Award:  Kinaxis

Wednesday, May 07, 2014
Supply Chain Quarterly

The Power of a Control Tower

Agilent Technologies' 'control tower' - an information hub linking the instrument maker with its suppliers to provide inventory visibility - has helped the company deftly model parts availabiilty, manage order promising, and counteract parts shortages during a natural disaster.

Friday, April 25, 2014
Ottawa Business Journal

Forty Under 40 Recipients

Forty Under 40 recognizes accomplished leaders who are under the age of 40 and also give back to their community. The awards are co-hosted by Ottawa Business Journal and the Ottawa Chamber of Commerce. Megan Paterson, director of human resources for Kinaxis is one of this year's recipients.

Wednesday, April 02, 2014
APICS Magazine

Enabling and Promoting Supply Chain Excellence

During his time at Kinaxis, Westerveld has held myriad positions—everything from sales support to product management. Today, he is part of the company’s marketing organization. “My primary role is the creation of demo environments to allow our sales organization to show how our product, RapidResponse, can be used to solve various supply chain problems. I also create marketing collateral and contribute to the 21st Century Supply Chain Blog,” he says. “Working at Kinaxis has been a real joy over the past 12 years. There’s always something new, always something to learn. Best of all, the people I work with day in and day out are just amazing.”

Tuesday, April 01, 2014

Top 20 Sustainability And Supply Chain Blogs

The 21st Century Supply Chain
Kinaxis delivers a comprehensive on-demand supply chain offering, which enables manufacturers and brand owners to drive supply chain management. This blog features various members of their team and the occasional guest writer with the purpose of providing insights on supply chain trends and issues affecting the business world.

Tuesday, April 01, 2014
SaaS Journal

Kinaxis Positioned in the Leaders Quadrant of Gartner's Magic Quadrant for Supply Chain Planning System of Record

"We believe this important recognition by Gartner underscores our success in helping clients achieve supply chain excellence through our transformational supply chain solution," said Douglas Colbeth, CEO, Kinaxis. "We differentiate ourselves in the market by offering a planning system of record founded on a single product, supported by a single data model and analytics engine. It is this breakthrough that enables companies to concurrently plan across functions and planning horizons, and facilitate continuous orchestration of their enterprise's operations. We are extremely proud to receive this third-party recognition."