As Founder and Managing Editor I am pleased to announce to our global-wide Supply Chain Matters readership that Cloud based concurrent supply chain planning solutions provider Kinaxis will again serve as a Sustained thought leadership sponsor of this blog in 2022-2023.

Kinaxis Supply Chain Management Software

Kinaxis Overview

As the COVID19 pandemic and ongoing global product demand and supply network disruptions can attest, eliminating volatility in your supply chain is impossible, but managing such volatility in more predictive planning capabilities can be achieved.

Trusted by companies, Kinaxis is one of the leading recognized providers of software-as-a-service (SaaS) applications that provide teams the confidence to know they are making the best supply chain planning decisions to maximize business performance.

With the support of community of loyal customers and a global network of solution partners, utilizing a unique concurrent planning technique and single integrated planning platform, customers have realized benefits of higher revenue, lower costs and fewer risks.

The Kinaxis theme of “Know Sooner and Act Faster” and the “Agility to plan for any future” is anchored in this company’s RapidResponse platform, concurrent planning techniques and suite of applications for companies from leading global brands to small- and medium-sized enterprises.

Noted customers include Diageo, Cisco, Ford Motor Company, Lenovo, Nissan Motor, Procter & Gamble, Schneider Electric and Unilever, among many others.


Upcoming Kinexions 22 Conference

The company’s annual Kinexions 2022 customer conference which aims to share the latest trends, technologies and thought leadership is being held on May 9 thru May 11 in San Diego, California.

While in-person attendance is sold out, there remain opportunities for virtual attendance. The agenda includes a keynote from New York Times best-selling author, Gretchen Rubin. With her work, Rubin has emerged as one of the most thought-provoking and influential writers on habits and happiness to have emerged from the recent explosion of interest in these subjects. Other planned presentations include over 15 from various Kinaxis customers regarding their technology implementations along with talks from global partners.

Our readers can register for virtual attendance at this designated Kinexions 22 web site.


Legacy and History

This blog’s partnership with Kinaxis dates back to 2008 with the founding of Supply Chain Matters, when this solutions provider signed on to be our initial blog sponsor.

Throughout these subsequent years, we have valued our partnership and in being able to be consistently recognized as being one of the top blogs offering independent thought leadership insights and conversation in global supply chain businesses processes and enabling technology.

We will continue our partnership activities in the coming months and stay tuned for added thought leadership.


Bob Ferrari

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