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Shenandoah, PA-based Ateeco, makers of Mrs. T’s pierogies, will implement Berwyn, PA-based IDS Scheer’s ARIS SmartPath for Foods, a bundled solution of mySAP All-In-One enterprise resource planning (ERP) software with ARIS industry-specific reference models and consulting services.

Foodservice distributor SYSCO Corp., Houston, will pilot the real-time Contract and Rebate Management (CaRMA) solution from iTradeNetwork, Livermore, CA, with a select number of suppliers to correlate proof-of-purchase data with contract terms and associated reconciliation information.

Cheese producer Mozzarella Fresca, Concord, CA, has implemented the Zemeter Scheduler software from Supply Chain Consultants, Wilmington, DE, across its manufacturing and distribution operations.

Fort Wayne, IN-based Interstate Warehousing has implemented the DLx Warehouse and DLx Labor solutions from Red Prairie Corp., Milwaukee, at its distribution centers in Indiana, Ohio and Tennessee.

Under a distribution contract extension signed last month, Dayville, CT- based United Natural Foods will continue as the primary distributor to Whole Foods Market stores in the United States through 2013.

Bakery café chain Au Bon Pain, based in Boston, will replace multiple enterprise resource planning (ERP) solutions across its retail and distribution networks with the newest release of mySAP ERP.

Natural and specialty foods distributor Millbrook Distribution Services, Leicester, MA, is expanding its electronic data interchange (EDI) capabilities with its suppliers and customers by adopting a new system from Edict Systems, Dayton, OH.

Refrigerated seafood hauler Brownline, Mount Vernon, WA, is rolling out the Freight Logix transportation management solution from Headwater Technology Solutions, Markham, Ontario, Canada, across its fleet of trucks.

Loblaw Cos., Toronto, has doubled the size of its data warehouse and expanded its use of Professional Services from Teradata, Dayton, OH, a division of NCR Corp.

BJ’s Wholesale Club, based in Natick, MA, officially opened a 618,000-square-foot distribution center in Uxbridge, MA, Sept. 15, to replace a smaller facility in Franklin, MA.

European logistics company Christian Salvesen has been nominated to receive a series of technical innovation awards for its use of radio frequency identification (RFID) technology to track the location of 1,500 trailers in its distribution network.

Tesco.com, the online grocery offering of U.K. retailer Tesco, selected Atlanta-based Manhattan Associates’ Warehouse Management and Performance Management solutions for order selection at a new operations center.

Maines Paper & Foodservice, Conklin, NY, has deployed the Power Warehouse warehouse management system from Dallas-based Retalix USA to enhance inventory management and productivity in its 10 distribution centers.

C&S Wholesale Grocers, Keene, NH, has deployed Supply Chain Management (SCM) Classic solutions from Retalix USA, Dallas, across 12 grocery buying teams, and expects to roll it out to 19 others by the end of the year. Plans are also being developed to implement several Retalix InSync modules, including the Master Data Management (MDM) solution.


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