ORLANDO, Fla. & SCOTTSDALE, Ariz.–(Business Wire)–Digitalization is rapidly transforming how companies operate and the way they go to market. To truly succeed in today’s digital world, companies must have comprehensive supply chain mastery. JDA Software, Inc., continues to deliver new capabilities that orchestrate best-in-class planning and execution while delivering a superior customer experience underscoring the digital transformation required by customers.
“As the digital transformation continues, we are constantly augmenting our end-to-end supply chain portfolio with innovations that leverage the Internet of Things (IoT), predictive analytics and machine learning,” said Desikan Madhavanur, executive vice president and chief development officer, JDA. “Our latest release combines the right mix of innovation and operational efficiencies that will drive our customers’ planning and execution strategies forward.”
JDA’s newest release empowers companies with innovative capabilities encompassing real-time data capture and predictive analytics for insight-driven decision-making, an enhanced user interface, and improved operational efficiencies to keep pace with the velocity of today’s supply chains. New capabilities span JDA® Manufacturing Planning, JDA® Intelligent Fulfillment™, JDA® Retail Planning and JDA® Store Operations solution areas.
JDA Manufacturing Planning
JDA Manufacturing Planning enables manufacturers to address supply chain complexity while optimizing global inventories and resources. New capabilities include enhanced S&OP options planning, perishable item planning workflows and advanced inventory planning algorithm for slow-moving items.
JDA Intelligent Fulfillment
JDA Intelligent Fulfillment enables profitable distribution decision-making, which is critical to the success of complex, multi-dimensional supply chains. New capabilities include automated weather-driven demand management delivered in conjunction with Planalytics, dynamic real-time transportation management, enhanced usability through a streamlined end-to-end execution process, and new packaged integrations with FourKites, Project44 and SMC3, which reduce transportation costs and increase asset utilization.
JDA Store Operations
JDA Store Operations enables retailers to provide customers with an engaging, productive in-store customer experience while also driving higher margins. New capabilities include real-time data feeds for in-store merchandising and improved store tasking leveraging IoT sensor technologies from SATO and Zebra Technologies, and streamlined workforce scheduling and payroll capabilities, driving increased store performance.
JDA Retail Planning
JDA Retail Planning delivers a personalized customer experience, anticipating shopper needs, while empowering retailers to dynamically price offers. New capabilities include data science-driven forecasting for hyper-personalized price and promotions management, increased visibility and optimized workflows, and increased user flexibility in pricing.