SCM Solutions

Manufacturers are constantly watching the supply chain. Suppliers, transportation, production, and delivery, must all work in harmony to keep customers satisfied. Aptean offers a supply chain management technology that helps manufacturers keep control over this critical component of their business.

SCM Solutions

SUPPLY CHAIN

Companies with manufacturing operations must be aware of the supply chain at all times, monitoring the performance of suppliers, transportation partners, global competition, delivery times, increasing and changing demand, inventory and customer service. Aptean offers a full suite of supply chain software solutions that help manufacturers manage every link of the supply chain to increase productivity, efficiency and profitability.

HOW APTEAN HELPS YOU IN SUPPLY CHAIN MANAGEMENT

A dynamic supply chain is essential for competing in today’s customer-driven marketplace. That’s why we created software that provides 20/20 insight into the supply chain, and the tools required to monitor and make adjustments. Aptean provides end-to-end support—from supplier and customer collaboration to global inventory management and supply-chain execution. Aptean’s SCM software solutions will help you to automate your processes, eliminate inefficiencies, and gain the visibility you need in order to detect and respond to fluctuations.

Aptean SCM Solutions

Ross Supply Chain Planning

Who it’s for

Ross Supply Chain Planning is a proven, innovative solution built specifically for recipe/formula-based manufacturers.

How it’s different

Ross Supply Chain Planning will help you build a better business by planning and forecasting demand proactively, optimizing production schedules and minimizing inventory investments.

Why you need it

Ross Supply Chain Planning equips you to build a better business with smart planning solutions. Plan and forecast proactively, optimize production schedules for low-cost and high-quality customer service, minimize inventory investments, and streamline distribution operations. Customers rely on Ross Supply Chain Planning to help them increase visibility while reducing stock-outs and inventory issues that waste resources.

CATALYST WMS

Who it’s for

Catalyst is an extended warehouse management supply chain solution for organizations with complex supply chains and distribution networks that have demand-driven fulfillment in multi-company, multi-site and multi-channel environments.

How it’s different

Catalyst is designed to address unique business processes and can operate with standalone modules that can readily integrate into an enterprise’s existing applications.

Why you need it

  • In addition to providing seamless integration, Catalyst solutions help you to be scalable by providing an event-driven, rules-based workflow platform that will serve as an integration backbone for future applications.
  • Catalyst customers are able to increase utilization of warehouse space, increased throughput, improved perfect order fulfillment and increased inventory turns.

Vision Inventory Management

WHO IT’S FOR

Vision Inventory Management solutions capture and manage inventory data for Fortune 100 clients in home entertainment, electronics, and publishing—more than 100 retailers and 47,000 stores in 18 countries. The cloud-based solutions provide inventory visibility and demand planning to manufacturers and retailers, enabling them to respond quickly and bridge the gap between retail supply and demand to increase profitability.

HOW IT’S DIFFERENT

The Vision Inventory Management platform serves as a central hub for customer’s business-critical data, maintaining inventory levels in real time and providing detailed analytics to drive decision-making.

WHY YOU NEED IT

  • The Vision cloud-based supply chain technology provides retailers with flexibility and agility to manage inventory levels and be more responsive to changing customer demand.
  • The holistic framework of Vision technology is designed to increase efficiencies and improve customer service— key characteristics of Aptean’s suite of products

IMI Supply Chain

Who it’s for

IMI Supply Chain is for companies regarding dynamic supply chain order management as a key competitive advantage. With high-volume distribution for real-time control of multi-enterprise, multi-channel, multi-language and multi-currency requirements, IMI’s architecture provides for extremely reliable and scalable transaction handling.

How it’s different

Unlike many SCM software solutions, IMI is engineered to solve high volume, complex supply chain challenges and offers a cost-effective, low-risk and rapid implementation that will automate and optimize every operation inside and across your warehouses and fulfillment processes.

Why you need it

IMI is packed with features that will help you collaborate with your partners and give them the tools they need to do better work for you and vice versa:

  • Leverage IMI’s transportation management and flow-through capabilities, and your products can be shipped from your suppliers' loading dock to your retail stores or end consumers – saving you even more time and money.
  • IMI’s event management framework alerts you to issues in real-time so you can take the appropriate steps to resolve the situation.
  • With a single, consistent, real-time view of your entire global supply chain, IMI’s analytics tools give you greater inventory control to lower safety stock levels, and select the optimal fulfillment channels to reduce cycle times.

TRADEBEAM GTM

Who it’s for

Aptean TradeBeam streamlines global trading processes on a software as a solution (SaaS) platform. All organizations need to be aware of the complex regulations regarding global trade. Compliance involves controlled goods, technologies and restrictions on shipping to certain countries, companies and individuals. To complicate matters, government agencies, such as the U.S. Departments of Commerce and State produce multiple screening lists which they update almost daily. Other countries also maintain their own lists. With TradeBeam GTM you can be assured that you will not expose yourself, or your organization to loss of trade privileges, substantial sanctions/fines, and potential criminal prosecution.

How it’s different

TradeBeam is delivered on an agile, cloud-based platform that is multi-tenant, highly secure, and integrates easily with other back office solutions. With TradeBeam GTM you have the ability to cover the entire global trade process from restricted party screening, duty rate retrieval, event management/workflow, document generation, classification, and manager services just to name a few. We are a globally recognized leader in the GTM industry. In addition our solution is very saleable from a single user, all the way to large enterprise organizations who need thousands of screenings per day.

Why you need it

  • Companies managing global trade, you need the universal perspective provided by TradeBeam, import and export applications for doing business with customers around the world.
  • TradeBeam offers more than the ability to track orders and shipments, improving all three kinds of activity that make up a trade: the order, the shipment, and the financial settlement.
  • The GTM order management module helps process the order, arrange for insurance and make certain that the shipment complies with government regulations, including Customs requirements. The shipping module helps arrange for transportation, create trade documents, track the shipment, clear Customs and confirm the delivery. The settlement module covers invoice processing, letters of credit, reconciliation and payment.

irms|360 Cloud WMS

Who it’s for

irms|360 Enterprise is built specifically for wholesale distributors, retailers, third-party logistics, and healthcare organizations who need a 360-degree, real-time view of their supply chain to increase inventory accuracy, drive new efficiencies and reduce operational costs with state-of-the-art cloud technology. 

How it’s different

The irms|360 Enterprise Cloud Warehouse Management System is designed to be flexible, scalable and affordable for any size organization. Offering tier-1 functionality at a tier-2 price, the system radically improves inventory accuracy, increases order throughput while reducing shipping errors, and elevates labor productivity with time-saving, cost-saving automation.

The unique advantage of irms|360 is that the system has the agility to adapt to most any operational environment using an intelligent set of Business Rules, configurable on-demand. With irms|360, you have the power to move faster, more efficiently, and for far less money than legacy warehouse management systems.

Why you need it

irms|360 Enterprise provides:

  • Real-time visibility with a 360-degree view of your entire supply chain
  • Virtual 100% inventory accuracy with near-perfect accounting to the bin location
  • Warehouse mobility with access on iOS, Android and Windows Mobile devices
  • Untold savings with new efficiencies and analytics to reduce, if not eliminate, operational costs
  • Ease of usability with sleek Web-based and Mobile interfaces
  • Robust integration with fast, cost-effective connectivity to any system
  • Improved labor productivity with task management, process Dashboards and reporting
  • New functionality with free software upgrades

Apprise® ERP

Who it’s for

Apprise ERP is designed to meet the needs of importers and distributors of consumer products. Apprise ERP includes tools and features that help retail suppliers manage and improve business-wide processes.

How it’s different

Apprise ERP is a fully integrated, end-to-end solution focused on consumer goods distribution. Because of this focus, Apprise ERP can handle the specific tasks and complex needs of importers and distributors with little to no customizations. For importers and distributors of consumer goods, it’s built to do what you do.

Why you need it

With Apprise ERP, you'll have more visibility and control over your entire operation:

  • Real-time profit visibility, know your top suppliers, products & customers
  • Accurate demand planning that includes seasonality, lead times & more
  • See your true bottom line, with royalties, taxes & fees included
  • Designed for Direct-to-Consumer (D2C) orders and shipping
  • Easy retailer compliance and chargeback management
  • Integrated EDI and Managed EDI services
  • Includes tools for importing and warehouse management
  • Cloud or on-premise deployment