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Full day of innovative sessions to feature JDA customers, executives, and product experts exploring new supply chain realities and opportunities

Munich, Germany – March 26, 2013JDA®Software Group, Inc., The Supply Chain Company®, today announced that the JDA Innovation Forum and Integrated Business Planning (S&OP) Workshopis scheduled for Thursday, April 18 at the Hotel Eurostars Grand Central in Munich, Germany. The event includes a full day of sessions featuring JDA customers, executives, and product experts discussing how JDA’s integrated supply chain solutions can help companies address the complexities of today’s global consumer-driven marketplace.
JDA Innovation Forum and Integrated Business Planning (S&OP) Workshop
The Innovation Forum is designed to address the challenges of specialists and executives from the areas of finance, business organization, production, planning (production, sales, and distribution), warehouse management, and logistics.
The day-long event will feature JDA’s industry experts sharing insights on how the recent merger with RedPrairie has created a company uniquely positioned to deliver robust, integrated supply chain solutions that address the complexities of today’s global consumer-driven marketplace.
Compelling Session Presentations:
The JDA Innovation Forum will also include an afternoon workshop on integrated business planning, warehouse management, supply chain workforce management, S&OP and related issues, and feature JDA leaders as well as highly regarded executives from some of the world’s leading companies. The sessions and presenters include: 
  • The End-to-End Supply Chain
    Klaus Wenger, vice president, central and eastern Europe, JDA,  will discuss how segmented supply chains help companies to optimise warehousing, improve customer service, increase sales and make forecasting more precise.
  • Warehouse Management
    Peter Heuvel, senior solutions consultant, JDA, will explain how organizations can use JDA solutions for logistics operations and strike a balance between both in-house objectives and customer requirements. JDA’s warehouse management solutions are used at more than 3,500 company locations in about 50 countries.
  • Transportation Best Practices
    Himanshu Mehrotra, senior solutions consultant, JDA, will demonstrate how manufacturers and retailers can reduce transport costs while sustainably optimizing transport, and improving customer service.
  • Supply Chain Workforce Management
    Peter Heuvel, senior solutions consultant, JDA, will explore how a workforce management solution can be used to increase warehouse and distribution center capacity by up to 35 percent. Studies show that without software support, the average warehouse and distribution center only uses 65 to 70 percent of its existing capacity.
  • Best Practices: Infineon AG
    Andreas Mätzler, senior director corporate supply chain, Infineon, will share how Infineon’s processes have improved using JDA S&OP solutions.
  • Integrated Business Planning and Advanced S&OP
    Gabriel Werner, senior solutions consultant, JDA, will demonstrate how companies can use Excel and S&OP solutions to realize integrated business planning processes, generate reliable forecasts, and respond to changing market needs. 
Still time to register:
To register today and learn more about this must-attend event, please visit http://www.jda.com/news-events/company-events/pid/929.
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About JDA Software Group, Inc.
JDA® Software Group, Inc., The Supply Chain Company®, offers the broadest portfolio of supply chain, retail merchandising, store operations and all-channel commerce solutions to help companies manage the flow of goods from raw materials to finished products and into the hands of consumers. JDA’s deep industry expertise and innovative cloud platform help companies optimize inventory, labor and customer service levels. As a result, JDA solutions have become the standard for the world’s leading retailers, manufacturers and distributors. To learn more, visit jda.com or email info@jda.com.
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