Customers and partners gather in Japan to talk supply chain digitization, transformation, and community
OTTAWA and TOKYO, Nov. 21, 2018 /CNW/ - Kinaxis® Inc. (TSX: KXS), provider of RapidResponse®, the recognized leader in digital supply chain management for concurrent planning, has announced it is bringing its digital innovations on the road to Japan, Dec. 4, 2018. The event, an extension of the company's annual user conference, Kinexions '18, brings together customers, partners, and staff from across the Asia Pacific region to learn about, discuss, and share best practices on how to accelerate the journey towards an end-to-end digital supply chain.
Driven by the theme of "digitize, transform, and revolutionize," Kinexions Tokyo will feature networking opportunities, an inspiring keynote by Endo Masanori from Deloitte Tohmatsu Consulting and customer-led case studies from leading supply chain companies including Lippert Components, Konica Minolta, and Santen Pharmaceutical. This private event will highlight the latest in Kinaxis digital supply chain innovations, each of which are designed to help businesses reach objectives, maximize profit, and provide the visibility to respond quickly to rapid changes in supply and demand.
"As we continue to grow our presence and reach into Asia Pacific, it is important for us to bring Kinexions to our customers and partners where they live and do business," said John Sicard, CEO, Kinaxis. "Kinexions Tokyo is a perfect venue for us to help drive conversations, create a community, and work together to solve the specific challenges of customers in the region."
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About Kinaxis Inc.
As the recognized leader in digital supply chain management for concurrent planning, Kinaxis is helping organizations around the world revolutionize their supply chain planning. Kinaxis RapidResponse, our cloud-based supply chain management software, connects your data, processes and people into a single harmonious environment. With a consolidated view of the entire supply chain, you can plan expected performance, monitor progress and respond to disconnects when reality hits. RapidResponse lets you know sooner and act faster, leading to reduced decision latency, and improved operational and financial performance. We can prove it. From implementation to expansion, we're here to help our customers with every step of their supply chain journey.
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